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Holidays and Observances in Tanzania in 2023

Date NameType
1 JanSundayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday
12 JanThursdayZanzibar Revolution DayPublic Holiday
21 MarTuesdayMarch EquinoxSeason
23 MarThursdayRamadan StartObservance
7 AprFridayKarume DayPublic Holiday
7 AprFridayGood FridayPublic Holiday
9 AprSundayEaster SundayObservance
10 AprMondayEaster MondayPublic Holiday
22 AprSaturdayEid el Fitri (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
23 AprSundayEid el Fitri Holiday (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
26 AprWednesdayUnion DayPublic Holiday
1 MayMondayWorker's DayPublic Holiday
14 MaySundayMothers' DayObservance
21 JunWednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
29 JunThursdayEid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
7 JulFridaySaba SabaPublic Holiday
8 AugTuesdayFarmers' DayPublic Holiday
23 SepSaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
27 SepWednesdayMaulid (Tentative Date)Public Holiday
14 OctSaturdayMwalimu Nyerere DayPublic Holiday
9 DecSaturdayIndependence DayPublic Holiday
22 DecFridayDecember SolsticeSeason
24 DecSundayChristmas EveObservance
25 DecMondayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
26 DecTuesdayBoxing DayPublic Holiday

Holidays and Observances in United Kingdom 2023

Date NameTypeDetails
1 JanSundayNew Year's DayBank Holiday 
2 JanMondayNew Year's Day observedBank Holiday 
3 JanTuesday2nd January (substitute day)Local Bank HolidayScotland
5 JanThursdayTwelfth NightObservance, Christian 
6 JanFridayEpiphanyObservance, Christian 
7 JanSaturdayOrthodox Christmas DayObservance, Orthodox 
14 JanSaturdayOrthodox New YearObservance, Orthodox 
22 JanSundayLunar New YearObservance 
25 JanWednesdayBurns NightLocal ObservationScotland
6 FebMondayTu B'Shevat (Arbor Day)Jewish Holiday 
14 FebTuesdayValentine's DayObservance 
18 FebSaturdayMaha ShivaratriHindu Holiday 
18 FebSaturdayIsra and Mi'rajMuslim 
21 FebTuesdayCarnival / Shrove Tuesday / Pancake DayObservance, Christian 
22 FebWednesdayCarnival / Ash WednesdayObservance, Christian 
1 MarWednesdaySt. David's DayLocal ObservationWales
7 MarTuesdayPurimJewish Holiday 
17 MarFridaySt Patrick's DayLocal Bank HolidayNIR
19 MarSundayMother's DayObservance 
20 MarMondayMarch EquinoxSeason 
23 MarThursdayRamadan StartMuslim 
26 MarSundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
2 AprSundayPalm SundayObservance, Christian 
6 AprThursdayMaundy ThursdayObservance, Christian 
6 AprThursdayFirst day of PassoverJewish Holiday 
7 AprFridayGood FridayBank Holiday 
8 AprSaturdayHoly SaturdayObservance, Christian 
9 AprSundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian 
10 AprMondayEaster MondayCommon Local HolidayENG, NIR, WAL
10 AprMondayEaster MondayLocal ObservationScotland
13 AprThursdayLast day of PassoverJewish Holiday 
14 AprFridayOrthodox Good FridayObservance, Orthodox 
15 AprSaturdayOrthodox Holy SaturdayObservance, Orthodox 
16 AprSundayOrthodox EasterObservance, Orthodox 
17 AprMondayLaylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Muslim 
17 AprMondayOrthodox Easter MondayObservance, Orthodox 
18 AprTuesdayYom HaShoahJewish Commemoration 
21 AprFridayEid ul FitrMuslim 
22 AprSaturdayEid ul FitrMuslim 
22 AprSaturdayStephen Lawrence DayObservance 
23 AprSundaySt. George's DayObservance 
23 AprSundaySt. George's DayObservance, Christian 
23 AprSundayShakespeare DayObservance 
26 AprWednesdayYom HaAtzmautJewish Holiday 
1 MayMondayEarly May Bank HolidayBank Holiday 
6 MaySaturdayThe Coronation of King Charles IIIObservance 
8 MayMondayBank Holiday for the Coronation of King Charles IIIBank Holiday 
9 MayTuesdayLag B'OmerJewish Holiday 
18 MayThursdayAscension DayObservance, Christian 
26 MayFridayShavuotJewish Holiday 
28 MaySundayPentecostObservance, Christian 
29 MayMondayWhit MondayObservance, Christian 
29 MayMondaySpring Bank HolidayBank Holiday 
4 JunSundayTrinity SundayObservance, Christian 
8 JunThursdayCorpus ChristiObservance, Christian 
17 JunSaturdayKing's BirthdayObservance 
18 JunSundayFather's DayObservance 
21 JunWednesdayJune SolsticeSeason 
22 JunThursdayWindrush DayObservance 
29 JunThursdayEid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim 
12 JulWednesdayBattle of the BoyneLocal Bank HolidayNIR
19 JulWednesdayMuharram/Islamic New Year (Tentative Date)Muslim 
27 JulThursdayTisha B'AvJewish Holiday 
28 JulFridayAshura (Tentative Date)Muslim 
7 AugMondaySummer Bank HolidayCommon Local HolidayScotland
15 AugTuesdayAssumption of MaryObservance, Christian 
28 AugMondaySummer Bank HolidayCommon Local HolidayENG, NIR, WAL
6 SepWednesdayJanmashtami (Smarta)Hindu Holiday 
7 SepThursdayJanmashtamiHindu Holiday 
16 SepSaturdayRosh HashanaJewish Holiday 
18 SepMondayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday 
23 SepSaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
25 SepMondayYom KippurJewish Holiday 
27 SepWednesdayMilad un Nabi (Mawlid) (Tentative Date)Muslim 
30 SepSaturdayFirst day of SukkotJewish Holiday 
4 OctWednesdayFeast of St Francis of AssisiObservance, Christian 
6 OctFridayHoshana RabbahJewish Holiday 
7 OctSaturdayShemini AtzeretJewish Holiday 
8 OctSundaySimchat TorahJewish Holiday 
29 OctSundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
31 OctTuesdayHalloweenObservance 
1 NovWednesdayAll Saints' DayObservance, Christian 
2 NovThursdayAll Souls' DayObservance, Christian 
5 NovSundayGuy Fawkes DayObservance 
12 NovSundayDiwali/DeepavaliHindu Holiday 
12 NovSundayRemembrance SundayObservance 
30 NovThursdaySt Andrew's DayLocal Bank HolidayScotland
3 DecSundayFirst Sunday of AdventObservance, Christian 
8 DecFridayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionObservance, Christian 
8 DecFridayFirst Day of HanukkahJewish Holiday 
15 DecFridayLast day of HanukkahJewish Holiday 
22 DecFridayDecember SolsticeSeason 
24 DecSundayChristmas EveObservance, Christian 
25 DecMondayChristmas DayBank Holiday 
26 DecTuesdayBoxing DayBank Holiday 
31 DecSundayNew Year's EveObservance