National Holidays in Kenya in 2019

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Kenya 2019

List of Holidays in Kenya in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day National Holiday
Friday Good Friday National Holiday International Catholic holiday
Monday Easter Monday National Holiday
Wednesday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Saturday Madaraka Day National Holiday
Wednesday Idd-ul-Fitr National Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Monday Idd-ul-Azha National Holiday Sacrifice Feast
Thursday Utamaduni Day National Holiday National Culture Day
Monday Mashujaa Day (in lieu) National Holiday
Sunday Diwali National Holiday The Festival of Lights
Thursday Jamhuri Day National Holiday National Day
Wednesday Christmas Day National Holiday
Thursday Boxing Day National Holiday


  • Holidays falling on Sunday are observed the following Monday
  • * public holidays for all persons belonging to the Islamic faith.
  • ** public holidays for all persons belonging to the Hindu faith.

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