Holidays in Singapore 2025

There are 11 public holidays in Singapore in 2025, one of which falls on the weekend.

New Year's Day
New Year Holiday, celebrated on January 1, 2025, is the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar, and it is one of the most popular holidays in the world.

Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year, observed on January 29 and 30, 2025, is the most important time for the family union. Hundreds of thousands of people who work outside will go back to their hometowns to meet families and friends.

Hari Raya Puasa
This is a religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide celebrating the end of a month of fasting. The holiday falls on the first day of Syawal, the 10th month of the Islamic calendar. The holiday falls on March 31, 2025.

Good Friday
Good Friday is a Christian holiday celebrating the crucifixion of Jesus and his death at Calvary. It is observed on Friday immediately preceding Easter Sunday, April 18, 2025.

Labour Day
Labour Day is observed on May 1, 2025, and it celebrates the achievements of workers. The holiday originates in the eight-hour day movement, which is eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest.

Vesak Day
Vesak Day, observed on May 12, 2025, commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and passing away of Gautama Buddha, the religious leader from Ancient India. He was the founder of the world religion of Buddhism.

Hari Raya Haji
Hari Raya Haji, or Eid al-Adha, is an important Muslim festival. The holiday falls on June 6, 2025, and it honors the willingness of the prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as an act of obedience to God's command.

National Day
National Day in Singapore is a public holiday observed on August 9, 2025. The holiday commemorates Singapore's independence from Malaysia on August 9, 1965. In 1966, Singapore had its first big celebrations on August 9, National Day. The National Day celebrations normally involve National Day Parade and fireworks.

Deepavali or Diwali, observed on October 20, 2025, is the festival of lights in India and usually lasts five days. People light rows of lamps inside and outside their homes for the holiday, representing the triumph of light over dark and the power of good over evil.

Christmas Day
Christmas Day is celebrated on December 25, 2025, and commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. Christmas Day is a holiday of sharing. People exchange Christmas gifts and cards with families and friends.

The following is the list of public holidays in Singapore 2025.

New Year's DayJan 01, 2025WednesdayPublic Holiday
Chinese New YearJan 29, 2025WednesdayPublic Holiday
Chinese New Year HolidayJan 30, 2025ThursdayPublic Holiday
Hari Raya PuasaMar 31, 2025MondayPublic Holiday
Good FridayApr 18, 2025FridayPublic Holiday
Labour DayMay 01, 2025ThursdayPublic Holiday
Vesak DayMay 12, 2025MondayPublic Holiday
Hari Raya HajiJun 06, 2025FridayPublic Holiday
National DayAug 09, 2025SaturdayPublic Holiday
DeepavaliOct 20, 2025MondayPublic Holiday
Christmas DayDec 25, 2025ThursdayPublic Holiday

Please also check the working days in Singapore in 2025.

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