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Sri Lanka Public Holidays 2027

See also: 2027 public holidays in Asia and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Sri Lanka 2027 public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The data on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone mobile apps, whose data feed is also updated nightly. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Sri Lanka public holidays in 2027 is:

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

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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 (2024-2034).

Sri Lanka Background Information and Links