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Malawi has a total of 21 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.|
|Day off for New Year
||Monday, January 2, 2023||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
|John Chilembwe Day
||Sunday, January 15, 2023||John Chilembwe Day is a public holiday in Malawi|
|Day off for John Chilembwe Day
||Monday, January 16, 2023||John Chilembwe Day is a public holiday in Malawi|
||Friday, March 3, 2023||Martyrs' Day is a public holiday in Malawi|
||Monday, March 20, 2023||March Equinox in Malawi (Lilongwe)|
||Friday, April 7, 2023||Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.|
||Saturday, April 8, 2023||Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.|
||Monday, April 10, 2023||Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.|
||Saturday, April 22, 2023||Eid al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.|
||Monday, May 1, 2023||Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.|
||Sunday, May 14, 2023||Kamuzu Day is a public holiday in Malawi|
|Day off for Kamuzu Day
||Monday, May 15, 2023||Kamuzu Day is a public holiday in Malawi|
||Wednesday, June 21, 2023||June Solstice in Malawi (Lilongwe)|
||Thursday, July 6, 2023||Independence Day is a public holiday in Malawi|
||Saturday, September 23, 2023||September Equinox in Malawi (Lilongwe)|
||Sunday, October 15, 2023||Mother's Day is a public holiday in Malawi|
|Day off for Mother's Day
||Monday, October 16, 2023||Mother's Day is a public holiday in Malawi|
||Friday, December 22, 2023||December Solstice in Malawi (Lilongwe)|
||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 Malawi|