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Upcoming Sri Lanka Public Holidays

See also: upcoming public holidays in Asia and worldwide.

This page contains the list of upcoming Sri Lanka official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, regional public holidays, non-working national holidays and sectorial holidays from September 2021 to July 2022. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps.

Below is the list of Sri Lanka public holidays from September 2021 to July 2022:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Monday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
Tuesday Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
Wednesday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
Thursday Deepavali Festival Day
Thursday Ill Full Moon Poya Day
Saturday Unduwap Full Moon Poya Day
Friday Special Bank Holiday (Christmas) (afternoon) banks
Saturday Christmas Day
Friday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
Monday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
Friday National Day (Independence Day)
Wednesday Navam Full Moon Poya Day
Tuesday Mahasivarathri Day
Thursday Madin Full Moon Poya Day
Wednesday Sinhala & Tamil New Year's Eve
Thursday Sinhala & Tamil New Year (Aluth Avurudda)
Friday Good Friday
Saturday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
Sunday May Day
Monday Special Bank Holiday (May Day) (full day) banks
Tuesday Id-ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
Sunday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
Monday Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
Tuesday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
Sunday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
Wednesday Esala Full Moon Poya Day

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Recent Sri Lanka Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Sri Lanka public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Sri Lanka


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Sri Lanka, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2021-2031).

Sri Lanka Background Information and Links