List of national public holidays of Malawi in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Malawi. 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
Jan. 15, 2018 Jan. 15, 2018 John Chilembwe Day 15 January or following Monday
March 3, 2018 March 3, 2018 Martyrs' Day 3 March or following Monday
March 5, 2018 March 5, 2018 Martyrs' Day Holiday Holiday as Martyr's Day falls on a Saturday in 2018
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day International Workers Day
May 14, 2018 May 14, 2018 Kamuzu Day 14 May or following Monday
June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 Eid ul-Fitr End of Ramadan
July 6, 2018 July 6, 2018 Independence Day 6 July or following Monday
Oct. 15, 2018 Oct. 15, 2018 Mother's Day World Rural Women's Day
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Dec. 26, 2018 Dec. 26, 2018 Boxing Day