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Vesak Day in Singapore

Is Vesak Day a Public Holiday?

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

Vesak Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010FriMay 28Vesak DayNational holiday
2011TueMay 17Vesak DayNational holiday
2012SatMay 5Vesak DayNational holiday
2013FriMay 24Vesak DayNational holiday
2014TueMay 13Vesak DayNational holiday
2015MonJun 1Vesak DayNational holiday
2016SatMay 21Vesak DayNational holiday
2017WedMay 10Vesak DayNational holiday
2018TueMay 29Vesak DayNational holiday
2019SunMay 19Vesak DayNational holiday
2019MonMay 20Vesak Day observedNational holiday
2020ThuMay 7Vesak DayNational holiday

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