National Holidays in Botswana in 2021

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List of Holidays in Botswana in 2021

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Friday New Year's Day National Holiday
Friday Good Friday National Holiday
Monday Easter Monday National Holiday
Saturday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Thursday Ascension National Holiday 39 days after Easter Sunday
Thursday Sir Seretse Khama Day National Holiday
Monday President's Day National Holiday 3rd Monday in July
Tuesday President's Day Holiday National Holiday Tuesday after 3rd Monday in July
Thursday Botswana Day National Holiday
Friday Botswana Day Holiday National Holiday
Saturday Christmas Day National Holiday
Sunday Boxing Day National Holiday
Monday Christmas Holiday National Holiday


  • If a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday shall be observed as a public holiday
  • If 2nd January, 1st October or Boxing Day fall on a Monday, the following Tuesday shall be observed as a public holiday