List of national public holidays of Kenya in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Kenya. 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
None None Moi Day
None None Labour Day
None None Good Friday International Catholic holiday
None None Jamhuri Day Marks the date of Kenya's establishment as a republic on 12 December 1964
None None Madaraka Day commemorates the day that Kenya attained internal self-rule in 1963
None None Mashujaa Day Honours all those who contributed towards the struggle for independence
None None Diwali** Public holiday for all persons belonging to the Hindu faith
None None Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
None None Christmas Day
None None New Year's Day
None None Eid Al Fitr End of Ramadan
None None Boxing Day Celebrated on 26th December.
None None Feast of the Sacrifice