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Labour Day/May Day in Kenya

May Day, or Labor Day, is a public holiday in many countries worldwide. It usually occurs around May 1, but the date varies across countries. It is associated with the start of spring as well as the celebration of workers.

Is Labour Day/May Day a Public Holiday?

Labour Day/May Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

May Day, known as Labor Day in some countries, is a day of rest and is usually held in the spring.

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About Labour Day/May Day

Read more about Labour Day/May Day.

Labour Day/May Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015FriMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2016SunMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2016MonMay 2Labour Day/May Day observedPublic holiday
2017MonMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2018TueMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2019WedMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2020FriMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2021SatMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2022SunMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2022MonMay 2Labour Day/May Day observedPublic holiday
2023MonMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2024WedMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday
2025ThuMay 1Labour Day/May DayPublic holiday

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