Zimbabwe has a total of 23 holidays in 2022. 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
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day
Monday, February 21, 2022 Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Zimbabwe (Harare)
Good Friday
Friday, April 15, 2022 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday
Saturday, April 16, 2022 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 17, 2022 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 18, 2022 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Independence Day
Monday, April 18, 2022 Independence Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Workers' Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Workers' Day observed
Monday, May 2, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 8, 2022 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Africa Day
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 Africa Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Father's Day
Sunday, June 19, 2022 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Zimbabwe (Harare)
Heroes' Day
Monday, August 8, 2022 Heroes' Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Defence Forces Day
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Defence Forces Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Zimbabwe (Harare)
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Zimbabwe (Harare)
Unity Day
Thursday, December 22, 2022 Unity Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day observed
Monday, December 26, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Monday, December 26, 2022 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Boxing Day observed
Tuesday, December 27, 2022 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe