Holidays in Malacca in 2014

malacca, Malaysia National and Regional Public holidays of Malacca, Malaysia in 2014

Wednesday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day All regions except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis, Terengganu
Tuesday January 14 Jan 14 Mawlid
Friday January 31 Jan 31 Chinese New Year 1st day of 1st lunar month
Saturday February 01 Feb 1 Chinese New Year 2nd day of 1st lunar month
Tuesday April 15 Apr 15 Declaration of Malacca as a Historical City Malacca only. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site on 7 July 2008
Thursday May 01 May 1 Labour Day International Workers Day
Sunday May 11 May 11 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday.
Tuesday May 13 May 13 Wesak Day Birth of Buddha. Observed on the day of the full moon in May
Saturday June 07 Jun 7 Birthday of SPB Yang di Pertuan Agong Kings Birthday. 1st Saturday in June
Sunday June 29 Jun 29 Beginning of Ramadan Johor, Kedah and Johor, Kedah, Malacca only
Monday July 28 Jul 28 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Eid Al-Fitr
Tuesday July 29 Jul 29 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday Second day of holiday for Eid Al-Fitr
Sunday August 31 Aug 31 National Day Independence Day
Tuesday September 16 Sep 16 Malaysia Day Became a Federal Holiday in 2010
Sunday October 05 Oct 5 Hari Raya Haji Festival of Sacrifice
Monday October 06 Oct 6 Hari Raya Haji Holiday Holiday in lieu. Second day of Festival of Sacrifice
Friday October 10 Oct 10 Malacca Governors Birthday Malacca only.
Wednesday October 22 Oct 22 Deepavali The festival of lights. Except Labuan, Sarawak
Saturday October 25 Oct 25 Awal Muharram Islamic New Year
Thursday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Holiday Internationally observed Christian holiday


National Holiday Regional Holiday Not a Public Holiday


  • National holidays are normally observed by most governmental and private organizations.
  • State holidays are normally observed by certain states in Malaysia or when it is relevant to the state itself.
  • The main holy days of each major religion are public holidays, taking place on either the western calendar or religious ones.
  • In the states of Kedah, Kelantan, Johor and Terengganu, the weekend is Friday and Saturday. All other states observe a Saturday and Sunday weekend.

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