Uganda Public Holidays List 2023
Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Uganda year 2023
|1||01 Jan, Sunday||New Year||National holiday|
|2||26 Jan, Thursday||Liberation Day||National holiday|
|3||16 Feb, Thursday||Remembrance of Archbishop Janani Luwum||National holiday|
|4||08 Mar, Wednesday||International Women's Day||National holiday|
|5||20 Mar, Monday||March Equinox||Season|
|6||07 Apr, Friday||Good Friday||National holiday|
|7||09 Apr, Sunday||Easter Sunday||Observance|
|8||10 Apr, Monday||Easter Monday||National holiday|
|9||22 Apr, Saturday||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|10||01 May, Monday||Labour Day||National holiday|
|11||14 May, Sunday||Mother's Day||Observance|
|12||03 Jun, Saturday||Martyr's Day||National holiday|
|13||09 Jun, Friday||National Heroes Day||National holiday|
|14||21 Jun, Wednesday||Father's Day||Observance|
|15||21 Jun, Wednesday||June Solstice||Season|
|16||29 Jun, Thursday||Eid al-Adha||National holiday|
|17||23 Sep, Saturday||September Equinox||Season|
|18||09 Oct, Monday||Independence Day||National holiday|
|19||21 Dec, Thursday||December Solstice||Season|
|20||25 Dec, Monday||Christmas Day||National holiday|
|21||26 Dec, Tuesday||Boxing Day||National holiday|
New Year (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Liberation Day (26 Jan) : Liberation Day is a public holiday in Uganda
Remembrance of Archbishop Janani Luwum (16 Feb) : Remembrance of Archbishop Janani Luwum is a public holiday in Uganda
International Women's Day (08 Mar) : International Women's Day is a public holiday in Uganda
March Equinox (20 Mar) : March Equinox in Uganda (Mexico City)
Good Friday (07 Apr) : Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday (09 Apr) : Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Eid al-Fitr (22 Apr) : 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.
Labour Day (01 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Mother's Day (14 May) : Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Martyr's Day (03 Jun) : Martyr's Day is a public holiday in Uganda
National Heroes Day (09 Jun) : National Heroes Day is a public holiday in Uganda
Father's Day (21 Jun) : Father's Day is a observance in Uganda
June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Uganda (Mexico City)
Eid al-Adha (29 Jun) : Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Uganda (Mexico City)
Independence Day (09 Oct) : Independence Day is a public holiday in Uganda
December Solstice (21 Dec) : December Solstice in Uganda (Mexico City)
Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day (26 Dec) : Boxing Day is a public holiday in Uganda