List of national public holidays of Malta in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Malta. 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 L-Ewwel tas-Sena
Feb. 10, 2018 Feb. 10, 2018 Feast of St. Pauls shipwreck San Pawl Nawfragu
March 19, 2018 March 19, 2018 St Joseph's Day
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday International Catholic holiday
March 31, 2018 March 31, 2018 Freedom Day National Holiday. Anniversary of the withdrawal of British troops from Malta
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Workers' Day
May 13, 2018 May 13, 2018 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
June 7, 2018 June 7, 2018 Sette Giugno National Holiday. Commemorates the killing of four rioters by British troops in 1919
June 17, 2018 June 17, 2018 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
June 29, 2018 June 29, 2018 Saint Peter and Saint Paul L-Imnarja. Feast of Saints Peter and Paul
Aug. 15, 2018 Aug. 15, 2018 Assumption Day Assumption of Mary
Sept. 8, 2018 Sept. 8, 2018 Feast of Our Lady of Victories National Holiday. Marks the end of the Great Seige of Malta in 1565
Sept. 21, 2018 Sept. 21, 2018 Independence Day National Holiday. Malta gained its Independence from Britain in 1964
Dec. 8, 2018 Dec. 8, 2018 Immaculate Conception Day Also known as Virgins Day
Dec. 13, 2018 Dec. 13, 2018 Republic day National Holiday. Malta became a republic in 1974
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day Il-Milied