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Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) in Myanmar

Is Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) a Public Holiday?

Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2022, it falls on a Saturday, and some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2016–2024.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016ThuApr 14Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday
2017SunApr 16Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday
2018MonApr 16Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday
2019TueApr 16Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday
2020ThuApr 16Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday
2021FriApr 16Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday
2022SatApr 16Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday
2023SunApr 16Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday
2024TueApr 16Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)Public Holiday

While we diligently research and update our holiday dates, some of the information in the table above may be preliminary. If you find an error, please let us know.