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Mother's Day in Thailand

Mother’s Day is a day for many people to show their appreciation towards mothers and mother figures worldwide. It is an annual event but is held at different dates in the calendar, depending on the country.

Gift boxes and pink rose.
Flowers and other gifts are given to mothers on Mother's Day.
Flowers and other gifts are given to mothers on Mother's Day.
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About Mother's Day

Read more about Mother's Day.

Mother's Day Observances

Note: Since 1996, if a holiday falls on a weekend, the following working day is observed as a compensatory non-working day, subject to Thailand's Cabinet declarations.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
ThuAug 122010Mother's DayNational holiday
FriAug 122011Mother's DayNational holiday
SunAug 122012Mother's DayNational holiday
MonAug 132012Mother's Day observedNational holiday
MonAug 122013Mother's DayNational holiday
TueAug 122014Mother's DayNational holiday
WedAug 122015Mother's DayNational holiday
FriAug 122016Mother's DayNational holiday
FriAug 112017Mother's Day observedNational holiday
SatAug 122017Mother's DayNational holiday
SunAug 122018Mother's DayNational holiday
MonAug 132018Mother's Day observedNational holiday
MonAug 122019Mother's DayNational holiday
WedAug 122020Mother's DayNational holiday

Quick Facts

Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.

Mother's Day 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

Mother's Day 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017 – Observed date
Saturday, August 12, 2017

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Note: Since 1996, if a holiday falls on a weekend, the following working day is observed as a compensatory non-working day, subject to Thailand's Cabinet declarations.

List of dates for other years

Related holidays

Other holidays in August 2016 in Thailand

United Nation Holiday on August 12, 2016

Fun Holiday on August 12, 2016

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