South Africa Holidays in 2024

Holiday date Holiday name Holiday Type
Mon, January 1 New Year's Day Public Holiday
Wed, February 7 Isra and Mi'raj Muslim
Wed, March 20 March Equinox Season
Thu, March 21 Human Rights Day Public Holiday
Fri, March 29 Good Friday Public Holiday
Sat, March 30 Holy Saturday Observance
Sun, March 31 Easter Sunday Observance
Mon, April 1 Family Day Public Holiday
Fri, April 5 Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Muslim
Wed, April 10 Eid ul Fitr Muslim
Sat, April 27 Freedom Day Public Holiday
Wed, May 1 Workers' Day Public Holiday
Sun, May 12 Mother's Day Observance
Sun, June 16 Father's Day Observance
Sun, June 16 Youth Day Public Holiday
Mon, June 17 Eid ul Adha Muslim
Mon, June 17 Youth Day observed Public Holiday
Thu, June 20 June Solstice Season
Mon, July 8 Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim
Thu, July 18 Nelson Mandela Day Observance
Fri, August 9 National Women's Day Public Holiday
Mon, August 19 Raksha Bandhan Hindu Holiday
Mon, September 16 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) Muslim
Sun, September 22 September equinox Season
Tue, September 24 Heritage Day Public Holiday
Mon, December 16 Day of Reconciliation Public Holiday
Sat, December 21 December Solstice Season
Tue, December 24 Christmas Eve Observance
Wed, December 25 Christmas Day Public Holiday
Thu, December 26 Day of Goodwill Public Holiday
Tue, December 31 New Year's Eve Observance

Corpus Christi

Father’s Day

Labor Day


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