Start Planning

Uganda Public Holidays 2026

This page contains a national calendar of all 2026 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

1 JanThuNew Year's Day
26 JanMonNRM Liberation Day
16 FebMonArchbishop Janani Luwum Day
8 MarSunInternational Women's Day
20 MarFriEid al-Fitr
3 AprFriGood Friday
5 AprSunEaster Sunday
6 AprMonEaster Monday
1 MayFriLabour Day
27 MayWedEid al-Adha
3 JunWedMartyrs' Day
9 JunTueNational Heroes Day
9 OctFriIndependence Day
25 DecFriChristmas Day
26 DecSatBoxing Day
The dates in this table are an estimate. We will update this page once the official public holiday dates for 2026 are released.