List of national public holidays of Botswana in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Botswana. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
April 3, 2018 April 3, 2018 Easter Tuesday
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day International Labour Day
May 10, 2018 May 10, 2018 Ascension 40 days after Easter
July 1, 2018 July 1, 2018 Sir Seretse Khama Day
July 2, 2018 July 2, 2018 Sir Seretse Khama Day (observed)
July 16, 2018 July 16, 2018 President's Day 3rd Monday in July
July 17, 2018 July 17, 2018 President's Day holiday Tuesday after 3rd Monday in July
Sept. 30, 2018 Sept. 30, 2018 Botswana Day
Oct. 1, 2018 Oct. 1, 2018 Botswana Day holiday
Oct. 2, 2018 Oct. 2, 2018 Botswana Day Holiday
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Dec. 26, 2018 Dec. 26, 2018 Boxing Day