Public Holidays in Myanmar for 2021

Date Public Holiday
Jan 01 International New Year Day
Jan 04 Independence Day
Jan 13 Kayin New Year
Feb 12 Union Day
Mar 02 Peasants Day
Mar 26,27 Full moon Day of Tabaung
Mar 27 – 29 Myanmar Armed Forces Day
Apr 13 -19 Myanmar New Year (Thingyan Festival)
May 01 Labour Day
May 25 Full moon Day of Kasone
May 12 or 13* Eid
Jul 19 Martyrs Day
Jul 23 Full Moon Day of Waso
Oct 19 – 21 Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
Nov 04* Diwali
Nov 17 or 18 Full Moon day of Tazaungmone
Nov 28,29 Myanmar National Day
Dec 25 Christmas Day

* Eid & Diwali are announced separately via state-owned newspapers closer to event as the dates are determined by the cycle of the moon