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Holidays and Observances in Sri Lanka in 2020

Holidays and Observances in Sri Lanka in 2020

Date NameType
Jan 10FridayDuruthu Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Jan 15WednesdayTamil Thai Pongal DayPublic Holiday
Feb 4TuesdayNational DayPublic Holiday
Feb 8SaturdayNavam Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Feb 14FridayValentine's DayObservance
Feb 21FridayMahasivarathri DayPublic Holiday
Mar 9MondayMadin Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Mar 10TuesdayHoliHindu Holiday
Mar 16MondayPublic HolidayNon-Working Day (COVID-19)
Mar 17TuesdayPublic HolidayNon-Working Day (COVID-19)
Mar 18WednesdayPublic HolidayNon-Working Day (COVID-19)
Mar 19ThursdayPublic HolidayNon-Working Day (COVID-19)
Mar 20FridayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 7TuesdayBak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Apr 10FridayGood FridayPublic Holiday
Apr 12SundayEaster SundayObservance
Apr 12SundaySinhala and Tamil New Year's EvePublic Holiday
Apr 13MondaySinhala and Tamil New Year's DayPublic Holiday
May 1FridayMay DayPublic Holiday
May 7ThursdayVesak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
May 8FridayDay after Vesak Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
May 10SundayMother's DayObservance
May 25MondayEid al-FitrPublic Holiday
Jun 5FridayPoson Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Jun 21SundayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 21SundayFather's DayObservance
Jul 4SaturdayEsala Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Aug 1SaturdayEid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
Aug 3MondayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Aug 3MondayNikini Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Aug 11TuesdayJanmashtamiHindu Holiday
Aug 22SaturdayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Sep 1TuesdayBinara Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 1ThursdayAdhi Vap Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Oct 17SaturdayFirst Day of NavaratriHindu Holiday
Oct 25SundayDussehraHindu Holiday
Oct 29ThursdayMilad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)Public Holiday
Oct 30FridayVap Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Nov 14SaturdayDeepavaliPublic Holiday
Nov 29SundayIl Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24ThursdayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25FridayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
Dec 29TuesdayUnduvap Full Moon Poya DayPublic Holiday

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