List of national public holidays of Rwanda in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 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, 2019 Jan. 1, 2019 New Year's Day
Jan. 2, 2019 Jan. 2, 2019 Day after New Years Day Holiday by Presidential Order
Feb. 1, 2019 Feb. 1, 2019 Heroes day
April 7, 2019 April 7, 2019 Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day
April 19, 2019 April 19, 2019 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 22, 2019 April 22, 2019 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019 Workers' Day
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Eid Ul Fitr End of Ramadan
July 1, 2019 July 1, 2019 Independence Day
July 4, 2019 July 4, 2019 Liberation Day
Aug. 2, 2019 Aug. 2, 2019 Umuganura Day First Friday in August
Aug. 12, 2019 Aug. 12, 2019 Eid El Haj Sacrifice Feast
Aug. 15, 2019 Aug. 15, 2019 Assumption of Mary Assumption of Mary
Dec. 25, 2019 Dec. 25, 2019 Christmas Day
Dec. 26, 2019 Dec. 26, 2019 Boxing Day