South Africa Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Sun, January 1 New Year's DayPublic Holiday
Mon, January 2 New Year's Day observedPublic Holiday
Fri, February 24 Maha ShivaratriHindu Holiday
Sun, March 12 HoliHindu Holiday
Mon, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Tue, March 21 Human Rights DayPublic Holiday
Fri, April 14 Good FridayPublic Holiday
Sat, April 15 Holy SaturdayObservance
Sun, April 16 Easter SundayObservance
Mon, April 17 Family DayPublic Holiday
Mon, April 24 Isra and Mi'rajMuslim
Thu, April 27 Freedom DayPublic Holiday
Mon, May 1 Workers' DayPublic Holiday
Sun, May 14 Mother's DayObservance
Fri, June 16 Youth DayPublic Holiday
Sun, June 18 Father's DayObservance
Wed, June 21 Laylat al-Qadr (Night of Destiny)Muslim
Wed, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Mon, June 26 Eid-al-FitrMuslim
Tue, July 18 Nelson Mandela DayObservance
Mon, August 7 Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Wed, August 9 National Women's DayPublic Holiday
Mon, August 14 JanmashtamiHindu Holiday
Fri, August 25 Ganesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Sat, September 2 Eid-al-AdhaMuslim
Wed, September 20 NavaratriHindu Holiday
Fri, September 22 Muharram/Islamic New YearMuslim
Fri, September 22 September equinoxSeason
Sun, September 24 Heritage DayPublic Holiday
Mon, September 25 Heritage Day observedPublic Holiday
Sat, September 30 DussehraHindu Holiday
Fri, December 1 Prophet's BirthdayMuslim
Sat, December 16 Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
Thu, December 21 December SolsticeSeason
Sun, December 24 Christmas EveObservance
Mon, December 25 Christmas DayPublic Holiday
Tue, December 26 Day of GoodwillPublic Holiday
Sun, December 31 New Year's EveObservance

Guy Fawkes Day

Black Friday

Cyber Monday

New Year’s Eve

Ash Wednesday

Easter Monday