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Lesotho has a total of 15 holidays in 2023. 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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||Sunday, January 1, 2023||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Saturday, March 11, 2023||Moshoeshoe's Birthday is a public holiday in Lesotho|
||Monday, March 20, 2023||March Equinox in Lesotho (Maseru)|
||Friday, April 7, 2023||Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.|
||Monday, April 10, 2023||Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.|
||Monday, May 1, 2023||Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.|
||Thursday, May 18, 2023||Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.|
||Thursday, May 25, 2023||Africa/Heroes Day is a public holiday in Lesotho|
||Wednesday, June 21, 2023||June Solstice in Lesotho (Maseru)|
||Monday, July 17, 2023||King's Birthday is a public holiday in Lesotho|
||Saturday, September 23, 2023||September Equinox in Lesotho (Maseru)|
||Wednesday, October 4, 2023||Independence Day is a public holiday in Lesotho|
||Friday, December 22, 2023||December Solstice in Lesotho (Maseru)|
||Monday, December 25, 2023||Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Tuesday, December 26, 2023||Boxing Day is a public holiday in Lesotho|