List of national public holidays of Myanmar in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 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, 2019 Jan. 1, 2019 International New Year's Day
Jan. 4, 2019 Jan. 4, 2019 Independence Day
Jan. 6, 2019 Jan. 6, 2019 Kayin New Year Day First day of the month of Pyathoe
Feb. 12, 2019 Feb. 12, 2019 Union Day
March 2, 2019 March 2, 2019 Peasants' Day
March 20, 2019 March 20, 2019 Full Moon Day of Tabaung
March 27, 2019 March 27, 2019 Armed Forces Day Tatmadaw Day
April 13, 2019 April 13, 2019 Thingyan Water festival
April 14, 2019 April 14, 2019 Thingyan Holiday
April 15, 2019 April 15, 2019 Thingyan Holiday
April 16, 2019 April 16, 2019 Thingyan Holiday
April 17, 2019 April 17, 2019 Thingyan Holiday
April 18, 2019 April 18, 2019 Burmese New Year's Day Government only
April 19, 2019 April 19, 2019 Burmese New Year Holiday Government only
May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019 Labour Day May Day
May 18, 2019 May 18, 2019 Full Moon Day of Kasong Vesak Day
July 16, 2019 July 16, 2019 Full Moon Day of Waso Dhammasetkya Day. Beginning of Buddhist Lent
July 19, 2019 July 19, 2019 Martyr's Day
Aug. 11, 2019 Aug. 11, 2019 Eid ul-Adha Day Date subject to change
Oct. 12, 2019 Oct. 12, 2019 Full Moon Day of Thadingyut End of Buddhist Lent
Oct. 13, 2019 Oct. 13, 2019 Full Moon of Thadingyut Holiday
Oct. 14, 2019 Oct. 14, 2019 Full Moon of Thadingyut Holiday
Oct. 27, 2019 Oct. 27, 2019 Deepavali Date subject to change
Nov. 10, 2019 Nov. 10, 2019 Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone
Nov. 11, 2019 Nov. 11, 2019 Full Moon of Tazaungmone Holiday
Nov. 21, 2019 Nov. 21, 2019 National Day 10th day following the full moon of the month of Tazaungmone
Dec. 25, 2019 Dec. 25, 2019 Christmas Day
Dec. 26, 2019 Dec. 26, 2019 Kayin New Year Day First day of the month of Pyathoe
Dec. 31, 2019 Dec. 31, 2019 New Year Holiday