Zimbabwe has a total of 21 holidays in 2024. 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
Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2024 March Equinox in Zimbabwe (Harare)
Good Friday
Friday, March 29, 2024 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday
Saturday, March 30, 2024 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, March 31, 2024 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 1, 2024 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Independence Day
Thursday, April 18, 2024 Independence Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Workers' Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 12, 2024 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Africa Day
Saturday, May 25, 2024 Africa Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Father's Day
Sunday, June 16, 2024 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
June Solstice
Thursday, June 20, 2024 June Solstice in Zimbabwe (Harare)
Heroes' Day
Monday, August 12, 2024 Heroes' Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Defence Forces Day
Tuesday, August 13, 2024 Defence Forces Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
September Equinox
Sunday, September 22, 2024 September Equinox in Zimbabwe (Harare)
December Solstice
Saturday, December 21, 2024 December Solstice in Zimbabwe (Harare)
Unity Day
Sunday, December 22, 2024 Unity Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Day off for Unity Day
Monday, December 23, 2024 Unity Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Thursday, December 26, 2024 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Zimbabwe
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