List of national public holidays of Rwanda in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Rwanda. 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 Year's Day Holiday by Presidential Order
Feb. 1, 2018 Feb. 1, 2018 National Heroes Day
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
April 7, 2018 April 7, 2018 Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labor Day
June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 Eid Ul Fitr End of Ramadan
July 1, 2018 July 1, 2018 Independence Day
July 2, 2018 July 2, 2018 Independence Day Holiday Holiday as Independence Day falls on a Sunday in 2018
July 4, 2018 July 4, 2018 Liberation Day
Aug. 3, 2018 Aug. 3, 2018 Umuganura Day First Friday in August
Aug. 15, 2018 Aug. 15, 2018 Assumption of Mary Assumption of Mary
Aug. 21, 2018 Aug. 21, 2018 Eid El Haj Sacrifice Feast
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Dec. 26, 2018 Dec. 26, 2018 Boxing Day