Top events in Singapore

December
01

Operated by the long-running and hugely popular Zouk nightclub, this annual event sees top DJs playing on the beach to hordes of partygoers. The...

January
27

One of the year’s most spectacular religious festivals, in which Hindu participants walk 4.5km from Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple to Sri...

January
31

Parades, lion dances and temple worshipping to celebrate the lunar new year, one of the most eagerly anticipated events of the year. Symbolically...

Singapore Public Holidays

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

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on Sunday are observed the following Monday.

(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 Hari Raya Puasa (End of Ramadan), Muslims fast during the day and feast at night and normal business patterns may be interrupted. Some disruption may continue into Hari Raya Puasa itself. Hari Raya Puasa and Hari Raya Haji (Feast of Sacrifice) may last up to several days, depending on the region.

(b) Hindu 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
31
Chinese New Year
Start date:
31 January 2014
End date:
1 February 2014

First and second days of Lunar New Year are public holidays. If the first or second day falls on a Sunday, the third day is a public holiday.

April
18
Good Friday
Start date:
18 April 2014
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014
May
06
Vesak Day (Buddha's Birthday)
Start date:
6 May 2014
July
28
Hari Raya Puasa (End of Ramadan)
Start date:
28 July 2014
August
09
National Day
Start date:
9 August 2014
October
04
Hari Raya Haji (Feast of Sacrifice)
Start date:
4 October 2014
October
24
Deepavali (Festival of Lights)
Start date:
24 October 2014
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2014

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
February
19
Chinese New Year
Start date:
19 February 2015

First and second days of Lunar New Year are public holidays. If the first or second day falls on a Sunday, the third day is a public holiday.

April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
June
01
Vesak Day (Buddha's Birthday)
Start date:
1 June 2015
July
18
Hari Raya Puasa (End of Ramadan)
Start date:
18 July 2015
August
09
National Day
Start date:
9 August 2015
September
23
Hari Raya Haji (Feast of Sacrifice)
Start date:
23 September 2015
November
11
Deepavali (Festival of Lights)
Start date:
11 November 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
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