Public Holidays in Kelantan in 2018

kelantan, Malaysia National and Regional Public holidays of Kelantan, Malaysia in 2018

Friday February 16 Feb 16 Chinese New Year 1st day of 1st lunar month
Tuesday May 01 May 1 Labour Day International Workers Day
Wednesday May 09 May 9 Public Holiday For voting in General Elections
Thursday May 10 May 10 Public Holiday In conjunction with the 14th General Election. Except Sarawak
Sunday May 13 May 13 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Sunday May 13 May 13 Public Holiday Kedah, Kelantan, Johor, Terengganu
Tuesday May 29 May 29 Wesak Day Birth of Buddha. Observed on the day of the full moon in May
Saturday June 02 Jun 2 Nuzul Quran Many regions
Friday June 15 Jun 15 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Eid Al-Fitr
Saturday June 16 Jun 16 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday Second day of holiday for Eid Al-Fitr
Sunday June 17 Jun 17 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Wednesday August 22 Aug 22 Hari Raya Haji Festival of Sacrifice
Thursday August 23 Aug 23 Hari Raya Haji Holiday Kelantan, Terengganu only. Second day of Festival of Sacrifice
Friday August 31 Aug 31 National Day Independence Day
Sunday September 09 Sep 9 Birthday of SPB Yang di Pertuan Agong King's Birthday
Tuesday September 11 Sep 11 Awal Muharram Islamic New Year
Sunday September 16 Sep 16 Malaysia Day Became a Federal Holiday in 2010
Tuesday November 06 Nov 6 Deepavali The festival of lights. Except Sarawak
Sunday November 11 Nov 11 Birthday of the Sultan of Kelantan Kelantan only. Always celebrated on 11 November
Monday November 12 Nov 12 Birthday of the Sultan of Kelantan Kelantan only. Second day. Always celebrated on 12 November
Tuesday November 20 Nov 20 Maulidur Rasul
Sunday December 09 Dec 9 Public Holiday Kelantan only. For anti-ICERD rally
Tuesday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day 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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