List of national public holidays of Mauritius in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Mauritius. 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. 2, 2018 Jan. 2, 2018 Day after New Years Day
Jan. 31, 2018 Jan. 31, 2018 Thaipoosam Cavadee Hindu festival
Feb. 1, 2018 Feb. 1, 2018 Abolition of Slavery
Feb. 13, 2018 Feb. 13, 2018 Maha Shivaratree
Feb. 16, 2018 Feb. 16, 2018 Chinese Spring Festival 1st day of 1st lunar month
March 12, 2018 March 12, 2018 National Day
March 18, 2018 March 18, 2018 Ougadi
April 14, 2018 April 14, 2018 Tamizh Puttaandu Tamil New Year. Not a public holiday in 2018
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labor Day
June 16, 2018 June 16, 2018 Eid-Ul-Fitr End of Ramadan
Aug. 15, 2018 Aug. 15, 2018 Assumption Day Assumption of Mary
Sept. 14, 2018 Sept. 14, 2018 Ganesh Chaturthi
Nov. 2, 2018 Nov. 2, 2018 Arrival of Indentured
Nov. 7, 2018 Nov. 7, 2018 Diwali The Festival of Lights
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day