Samoa 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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Holiday Date Details
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.
Day After New Year's Day
Saturday, January 2, 2021 Day After New Year's Day is a public holiday in Samoa
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Samoa (Apia)
Good Friday
Friday, April 2, 2021 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Day After Good Friday
Saturday, April 3, 2021 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Daylight Saving Time ends
Saturday, April 3, 2021 Daylight Saving Time ends in Samoa
Easter Monday
Monday, April 5, 2021 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Day Before Polling Day
Thursday, April 8, 2021 Day Before Polling Day is a public holiday in Samoa
Polling Day
Friday, April 9, 2021 Polling Day is a public holiday in Samoa
Mother's Day
Monday, May 10, 2021 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Independence Day
Tuesday, June 1, 2021 Independence Day is a public holiday in Samoa
June Solstice
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Samoa (Apia)
Father's Day
Monday, August 9, 2021 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Samoa (Apia)
Lotu a Tamaiti
Monday, October 11, 2021 Lotu a Tamaiti is a public holiday in Samoa
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Samoa (Apia)
Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Samoa
Day off for Boxing Day
Monday, December 27, 2021 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Samoa