Rwanda Public Holidays 2019


Searching for the national holidays in Rwanda? All public holidays in Rwanda are treated like Sundays. This means that most of the Rwanda employees have a day off and all schools are closed on these office holidays. If you are planning a trip to Rwanda and want to know what the national and regional holidays are, check the details in the tables below.

Holidays in Rwanda

List of Official Holidays in Rwanda for Year 2019

# Date Holiday Day
1 January 01, 2019 New Year’s Day Tuesday
2 January 02, 2019 New Year’s Holiday Wednesday
3 February 01, 2019 Heroes’ Day Friday
4 April 07, 2019 Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day Sunday
5 April 19, 2019 Good Friday Friday
6 April 22, 2019 Easter Monday Monday
7 May 01, 2019 Worker’s Day Wednesday
8 June 04, 2019 Eid Ul Fitr Tuesday
9 July 01, 2019 Independence Day Monday
10 July 04, 2019 Liberation Day Thursday
11 August 02, 2019 Umuganura Day Friday
12 August 12, 2019 Eid El Haj Holiday Monday
13 August 15, 2019 Assumption Day Thursday
14 December 25, 2019 Christmas Day Wednesday
15 December 26, 2019 Boxing Day Thursday

List of Official Holidays in Rwanda for Year 2020

# Date Holiday Day
1 January 01, 2020 New Year’s Day Wednesday
2 January 02, 2020 New Year’s Holiday Thursday
3 February 01, 2020 Heroes’ Day Saturday
4 February 03, 2020 Heroes’ Day Monday
5 April 07, 2020 Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day Tuesday
6 April 10, 2020 Good Friday Friday
7 April 13, 2020 Easter Monday Monday
8 May 01, 2020 Worker’s Day Friday
9 May 24, 2020 Eid Ul Fitr Sunday
10 July 01, 2020 Independence Day Wednesday
11 July 04, 2020 Liberation Day Saturday
12 July 06, 2020 Liberation Day Monday
13 July 31, 2020 Eid El Haj Friday
14 August 07, 2020 Umuganura Day Friday
15 August 15, 2020 Assumption Day Saturday
16 August 17, 2020 Assumption Day Holiday Monday
17 December 25, 2020 Christmas Day Friday
18 December 26, 2020 Boxing Day Saturday
19 December 28, 2020 Boxing Day Monday

List of Official Holidays in Rwanda for Year 2021

# Date Holiday Day
1 January 01, 2021 New Year’s Day Friday
2 January 04, 2021 New Year Monday
3 February 01, 2021 Heroes’ Day Monday
4 April 02, 2021 Good Friday Friday
5 April 05, 2021 Easter Monday Monday
6 April 07, 2021 Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day Wednesday
7 May 01, 2021 Worker’s Day Saturday
8 May 03, 2021 Worker’s Day Monday
9 May 13, 2021 Eid Ul Fitr Thursday
10 July 01, 2021 Independence Day Thursday
11 July 04, 2021 Liberation Day Sunday
12 July 05, 2021 Liberation Day Monday
13 July 20, 2021 Eid El Haj Tuesday
14 August 06, 2021 Umuganura Day Friday
15 August 15, 2021 Assumption Day Sunday
16 December 25, 2021 Christmas Day Saturday
17 December 26, 2021 Boxing Day Sunday
18 December 27, 2021 Christmas Holiday Monday

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