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Botswana has a total of 21 holidays in 2021. 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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|New Year's Day
||Friday, January 1, 2021||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
|Public Holiday (January)
||Saturday, January 2, 2021||Public Holiday (January) is a public holiday in Botswana|
||Saturday, March 20, 2021||March Equinox in Botswana (Gaborone)|
||Friday, April 2, 2021||Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.|
||Saturday, April 3, 2021||Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.|
||Monday, April 5, 2021||Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.|
||Saturday, May 1, 2021||Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.|
||Sunday, May 9, 2021||Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.|
||Thursday, May 13, 2021||Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.|
||Sunday, June 20, 2021||Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.|
||Monday, June 21, 2021||June Solstice in Botswana (Gaborone)|
|Sir Seretse Khama Day
||Thursday, July 1, 2021||Sir Seretse Khama Day is a public holiday in Botswana|
||Monday, July 19, 2021||President's Day is a public holiday in Botswana|
|Public Holiday (July)
||Tuesday, July 20, 2021||Public Holiday (July) is a public holiday in Botswana|
||Wednesday, September 22, 2021||September Equinox in Botswana (Gaborone)|
||Thursday, September 30, 2021||Botswana Day is a public holiday in Botswana|
|Public Holiday (October)
||Friday, October 1, 2021||Public Holiday (October) is a public holiday in Botswana|
||Tuesday, December 21, 2021||December Solstice in Botswana (Gaborone)|
||Saturday, December 25, 2021||Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Sunday, December 26, 2021||Boxing Day is a public holiday in Botswana|
|Day off for Boxing Day
||Monday, December 27, 2021||Boxing Day is a public holiday in Botswana|