Public holidays in Samoa

Date English Name Local Name Remarks
January 1 New Year's Day
January 2 Day after New Year's Day
The Friday before Easter Sunday Good Friday
First Sunday after the first full moon since the vernal equinox Easter Sunday
The day after Easter Sunday Easter Monday
April 25 Anzac Day
First Monday in May Mothers' Day
June 1–3 Independence Day
First Monday in August Labor Day
Second Sunday in October White Sunday
Second Monday in October Lotu a Tamaiti Day after White Sunday
First Friday in November Arbor Day
December 25 Christmas Day
December 26 Boxing Day


Some of the dates listed are no public holidays anymore (e.g. Labor Day) and others are missing (e.g. Father's Day). Some holidays seem to be decided upon yearly by the government.

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