Malaysia Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Sun, January 1New Year's DayBank Holiday
Mon, January 2New Year's Day observedBank Holiday
Sat, January 28Chinese Lunar New Year's DayFederal Public Holiday
Sun, January 29Second day of Chinese Lunar New YearFederal Public Holiday
Wed, February 1Federal Territory DayBank Holiday
Fri, February 10ThaipusamBank Holiday
Fri, February 24Maha ShivaratriHindu Holiday
Mon, March 13HoliHindu Holiday
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Fri, April 14Good FridayCommon Local Holidays
Sun, April 16Easter SundayObservance
Mon, April 24Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local Holidays
Mon, May 1Labour DayFederal Public Holiday
Sat, May 27Ramadan beginsCommon Local Holidays
Tue, May 30Harvest FestivalCommon Local Holidays
Wed, May 31Harvest Festival Day 2Common Local Holidays
Sat, June 3The Yang di-Pertuan Agong's BirthdayFederal Public Holiday
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Mon, June 26Hari Raya Puasa Day 1Federal Public Holiday
Tue, June 27Hari Raya Puasa Day 2Federal Public Holiday
Fri, July 7Georgetown World Heritage City DayCommon Local Holidays
Sat, July 8Penang Governor's BirthdayCommon Local Holidays
Mon, August 7Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Mon, August 14JanmashtamiHindu Holiday
Fri, August 25Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Thu, August 31Malaysia's National DayFederal Public Holiday
Sat, September 2Hari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday
Sat, September 16Malaysia DayFederal Public Holiday
Thu, September 21NavaratriHindu Holiday
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Fri, September 22Muharram/New YearFederal Public Holiday
Sat, September 30DussehraHindu Holiday
Thu, October 19Diwali/DeepavaliFederal Public Holiday
Fri, December 1The Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayFederal Public Holiday
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason
Sun, December 24Christmas EveObservance
Mon, December 25Christmas DayFederal Public Holiday
Sun, December 31New Year's EveObservance

Winter Solstice

Boxing Day

Mardi Gras

Good Friday

Tax Day

Cinco de Mayo