Top events in Indonesia

December
31

A big night in Jakarta with street festivities counting down to the changing of the year.

February
10

Celebrated by Indonesia's Chinese communities, the annual Lunar New Year celebrations is the biggest and most popular event in the Chinese social...

March
04

Attracting bands and performers from all over the world, the annual Jakarta International Jazz Festival (JJF) is one of the biggest music...

Indonesia Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

(a) Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given below are approximations. During the lunar month of Ramadan that precedes Eid al-Fitr, Muslims fast during the day and feast at night and normal business patterns may be interrupted. Some disruption may continue into Eid al-Fitr itself. Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha may last up to several days, depending on the region.

(b) Buddhist festivals are declared according to local astronomical observations and it is not possible to forecast the date of their occurrence exactly.

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
January
13
Milad un Nabi (Birth of the Prophet Muhammad)
Start date:
13 January 2014

Celebrated 5 days later for Shi'a.

January
31
Chinese New Year
Start date:
31 January 2014
March
31
Hari Raya Nyepi (Hindu New Year)
Start date:
31 March 2014
April
18
Good Friday
Start date:
18 April 2014
May
06
Waisak Day (Buddha's Birthday)
Start date:
6 May 2014
May
27
Lailat al Miraj (Night of Ascension)
Start date:
27 May 2014
May
29
Ascension Day
Start date:
29 May 2014
July
28
Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Start date:
28 July 2014
August
17
Independence Day
Start date:
17 August 2014
October
04
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Start date:
4 October 2014
October
25
Islamic New Year
Start date:
25 October 2014
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2014
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2014

2015

January
03
Milad un Nabi (Birth of the Prophet Muhammad)
Start date:
3 January 2015

Celebrated 5 days later for Shi'a.

February
19
Chinese New Year
Start date:
19 February 2015
March
21
Hari Raya Nyepi (Hindu New Year)
Start date:
21 March 2015
April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
May
14
Ascension Day
Start date:
14 May 2015
May
16
Lailat al Miraj (Night of Ascension)
Start date:
16 May 2015
June
01
Waisak Day (Buddha's Birthday)
Start date:
1 June 2015
July
18
Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Start date:
18 July 2015
August
17
Independence Day
Start date:
17 August 2015
September
23
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Start date:
23 September 2015
October
13
Islamic New Year
Start date:
13 October 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2015
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