Zambia has a total of 20 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date
New Year
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
International Women's Day
Friday, March 8, 2019
Youth Day
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday, April 19, 2019
Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Sunday, April 21, 2019
Easter Monday
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Monday, April 22, 2019
Labour Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Africa Freedom Day
Saturday, May 25, 2019
Father's Day
Sunday, June 16, 2019
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019
Heroes' Day
Monday, July 1, 2019
Unity Day
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Farmers' Day
Monday, August 5, 2019
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019
Prayer Day
Friday, October 18, 2019
Independence Day
Thursday, October 24, 2019
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday, December 25, 2019