Samoa has a total of 16 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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Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Sunday, January 1, 2023 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Day observed
Monday, January 2, 2023 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Day After New Year's Day
Tuesday, January 3, 2023 Day After New Year's Day is a public holiday in Samoa
March Equinox
Monday, March 20, 2023 March Equinox in Samoa (Apia)
Good Friday
Friday, April 7, 2023 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Day After Good Friday
Saturday, April 8, 2023 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 10, 2023 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Mother's Day
Monday, May 15, 2023 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Independence Day
Thursday, June 1, 2023 Independence Day is a public holiday in Samoa
June Solstice
Wednesday, June 21, 2023 June Solstice in Samoa (Apia)
Father's Day
Monday, August 14, 2023 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
September Equinox
Saturday, September 23, 2023 September Equinox in Samoa (Apia)
Lotu a Tamaiti
Monday, October 9, 2023 Lotu a Tamaiti is a public holiday in Samoa
December Solstice
Friday, December 22, 2023 December Solstice in Samoa (Apia)
Christmas Day
Monday, December 25, 2023 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Tuesday, December 26, 2023 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Samoa
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