List of national public holidays of Pakistan in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Pakistan. 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 Bank Holiday Banks are closed
Feb. 5, 2018 Feb. 5, 2018 Kashmir Day Observed since 1990 as a day of protest against Indian control of part of Kashmir
March 2, 2018 March 2, 2018 Holi Sindh only
March 23, 2018 March 23, 2018 Pakistan Day Commemorates the Lahore Resolution of 1940
April 4, 2018 April 4, 2018 Death Anniversary of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Sindh,Azad Kashmir
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day Youm-e-Mazdoor
May 17, 2018 May 17, 2018 Ramazan Banks are closed
June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 Eid-ul-Fitr Holiday
June 16, 2018 June 16, 2018 Eid-ul-Fitr The end of Ramadan
June 17, 2018 June 17, 2018 Eid-ul-Fitr Holiday
June 18, 2018 June 18, 2018 Eid-ul-Fitr Holiday
July 2, 2018 July 2, 2018 Bank Holiday Banks are closed
July 25, 2018 July 25, 2018 Public Holiday For General Elections
Aug. 14, 2018 Aug. 14, 2018 Independence Day
Aug. 21, 2018 Aug. 21, 2018 Eid ul-Azha Holiday
Aug. 22, 2018 Aug. 22, 2018 Eid ul-Azha Day 1 Feast of Sacrifice
Aug. 23, 2018 Aug. 23, 2018 Eid ul-Azha Day 2
Aug. 24, 2018 Aug. 24, 2018 Eid ul-Azha Day 3 Balochistan, Sindh
Sept. 20, 2018 Sept. 20, 2018 Ashoora 9th day of Muharram
Sept. 21, 2018 Sept. 21, 2018 Ashoora 10th day of Muharram
Oct. 24, 2018 Oct. 24, 2018 Urs of Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai Sindh only. 14th Safar
Nov. 7, 2018 Nov. 7, 2018 Diwali Sindh only. For members of the Hinudu community
Nov. 21, 2018 Nov. 21, 2018 Eid Milad-un-Nabi
Nov. 23, 2018 Nov. 23, 2018 Guru Nanak Birthday Full moon day of the month Kartik
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Birthday of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day Observed by Christians only
Dec. 27, 2018 Dec. 27, 2018 Anniversary of Benazir Bhuttu's Death Sindh only, probable holiday