South Africa Holidays in 2021

Holiday date Holiday name Holiday Type
Fri, January 1 New Year's Day Public Holiday
Thu, March 11 Isra and Mi'raj Muslim
Sat, March 20 March Equinox Season
Sun, March 21 Human Rights Day Public Holiday
Fri, April 2 Good Friday Public Holiday
Sat, April 3 Holy Saturday Observance
Sun, April 4 Easter Sunday Observance
Mon, April 5 Family Day Public Holiday
Tue, April 27 Freedom Day Public Holiday
Sat, May 1 Workers' Day Public Holiday
Sat, May 8 Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Muslim
Sun, May 9 Mother's Day Observance
Thu, May 13 Eid ul Fitr Muslim
Wed, June 16 Youth Day Public Holiday
Sun, June 20 Father's Day Observance
Mon, June 21 June Solstice Season
Sun, July 18 Nelson Mandela Day Observance
Tue, July 20 Eid ul Adha Muslim
Mon, August 9 National Women's Day Public Holiday
Tue, August 10 Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim
Sun, August 22 Raksha Bandhan Hindu Holiday
Wed, September 22 September equinox Season
Fri, September 24 Heritage Day Public Holiday
Tue, October 19 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) Muslim
Thu, December 16 Day of Reconciliation Public Holiday
Tue, December 21 December Solstice Season
Fri, December 24 Christmas Eve Observance
Sat, December 25 Christmas Day Public Holiday
Sun, December 26 Day of Goodwill Public Holiday
Fri, December 31 New Year's Eve Observance

Friday the 13th


Father’s Day

Labor Day


Sweetest Day

Guy Fawkes Day