Swaziland has a total of 17 holidays in 2020. 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in eSwatini (Mbabane)
Good Friday
Friday, April 10, 2020 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 13, 2020 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Birthday of King Mswati III
Sunday, April 19, 2020 Birthday of King Mswati III is a public holiday in eSwatini
National Flag Day
Saturday, April 25, 2020 National Flag Day is a public holiday in eSwatini
May Day
Friday, May 1, 2020 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Ascension Day
Thursday, May 21, 2020 Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in eSwatini (Mbabane)
Birthday of the late King Sobhuza
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 Birthday of the late King Sobhuza is a public holiday in eSwatini
Somhlolo Day (Independence Day)
Sunday, September 6, 2020 Somhlolo Day (Independence Day) is a public holiday in eSwatini
Umhlanga Reed Dance
Monday, September 7, 2020 Umhlanga Reed Dance is a public holiday in eSwatini
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in eSwatini (Mbabane)
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in eSwatini (Mbabane)
Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day is a public holiday in eSwatini
Incwala Day
Monday, December 28, 2020 Incwala Day is a public holiday in eSwatini