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Namibia has a total of 19 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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||Friday, January 1, 2021||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Saturday, March 20, 2021||March Equinox in Namibia (Windhoek)|
||Sunday, March 21, 2021||Independence Day is a public holiday in Namibia|
|Independence Day observed
||Monday, March 22, 2021||Independence Day is a public holiday in Namibia|
||Friday, April 2, 2021||Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.|
||Sunday, April 4, 2021||Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.|
||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.|
||Tuesday, May 4, 2021||Cassinga Day is a public holiday in Namibia|
||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.|
||Tuesday, May 25, 2021||Africa Day is a public holiday in Namibia|
||Monday, June 21, 2021||June Solstice in Namibia (Windhoek)|
||Thursday, August 26, 2021||Heroes' Day is a public holiday in Namibia|
||Wednesday, September 22, 2021||September Equinox in Namibia (Windhoek)|
|Day of the Namibian Women and International Human Rights Day
||Friday, December 10, 2021||Day of the Namibian Women and International Human Rights Day is a public holiday in Namibia|
||Tuesday, December 21, 2021||December Solstice in Namibia (Windhoek)|
||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||Family Day is a public holiday in Namibia|
|Family Day observed
||Monday, December 27, 2021||Family Day is a public holiday in Namibia|