List of national public holidays of Myanmar in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Myanmar. 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 International New Year's Day
Jan. 4, 2018 Jan. 4, 2018 Independence Day
Feb. 12, 2018 Feb. 12, 2018 Union Day
March 1, 2018 March 1, 2018 Full Moon Day of Tabaung
March 2, 2018 March 2, 2018 Peasants' Day
March 27, 2018 March 27, 2018 Armed Forces Day Tatmadaw Day
April 13, 2018 April 13, 2018 Thingyan Water festival
April 14, 2018 April 14, 2018 Thingyan Holiday
April 15, 2018 April 15, 2018 Thingyan Holiday
April 16, 2018 April 16, 2018 Thingyan Holiday
April 17, 2018 April 17, 2018 Burmese New Year's Day
April 18, 2018 April 18, 2018 Burmese New Year Holiday Government holiday
April 19, 2018 April 19, 2018 Burmese New Year Holiday Government holiday
April 20, 2018 April 20, 2018 Burmese New Year Holiday Government holiday
April 29, 2018 April 29, 2018 Full Moon Day of Kasong Vesak Day
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day May Day
July 19, 2018 July 19, 2018 Martyr's Day
July 27, 2018 July 27, 2018 Full Moon Day of Waso Dhammasetkya Day. Beginning of Buddhist Lent
Aug. 22, 2018 Aug. 22, 2018 Eid ul-Adha Day
Oct. 23, 2018 Oct. 23, 2018 Pre-Full Moon Day of Thadingyut End of Buddhist Lent
Oct. 24, 2018 Oct. 24, 2018 Full Moon Day of Thadingyut End of Buddhist Lent
Oct. 25, 2018 Oct. 25, 2018 Post-Full Moon Day of Thadingyut End of Buddhist Lent
Nov. 6, 2018 Nov. 6, 2018 Deepavali
Nov. 21, 2018 Nov. 21, 2018 Pre-Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone
Nov. 22, 2018 Nov. 22, 2018 Full Moon of Tazaungmone
Dec. 2, 2018 Dec. 2, 2018 National Day 10th day following the full moon of the month of Tazaungmone
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Dec. 31, 2018 Dec. 31, 2018 New Year's Eve