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Events in Zambia

EVENTS IN ZAMBIA DURING 2014

Including Zambia's National Holidays and other National Celebrations

The list below displays a calendar of events, national holidays and other recurring national celebrations relating to Zambia.

Using the menu of months on the left will be able to access a more detailed list of events including other global religious and secular celebrations in which all, or some, of the people of Zambia take part.

Zambia Calendar for 2014

Zambia Calendar Event Local Name On (or From-To)
Date
Origin
Date

New Years Day

1 January

This Gregorian Calendar Event being held in Zambia, celebrates the first day of the year according to the Gregorian calendar

International Women's Day

8 March

This International Annual Commemoration Day being held in Zambia, celebrates the role or women both in the family and in the activities of the world. The day is celebrated thoughout the world but the nature of the celebration varies from county to country

Youth Day

12 March

This National Celebration being held in Zambia,

International Workers' Day

Labour Day 1 May

This International Annual Commemoration Day being held in Zambia, celebrates the International Labour Movement, the Worker's Unions and the rights of individual workers. It is observed, both officially and un-officially, in many countries.

Africa Day

Africa Freedom Day 25 May 1966

This International Annual Commemoration Day being held in Zambia, celebrates the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU)

National Heroes' Day

2 July

This National Celebration being held in Zambia,

Unity Day

3 July

This National Celebration being held in Zambia,

Farmers’ Day

6 August

This National Celebration being held in Zambia,

Independence Day

24 October 1964

This National Celebration being held in Zambia, Celebrating independence from United Kingdom

Christmas Day

25 December

This Multi-faith Holy Day or Festival being held in Zambia, celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ as observed by the Western Christian Church

Boxing Day

St. Stephen's Day 26 December

This Multi-faith Holy Day or Festival being held in Zambia, celebrates a day of goodwill, a secular holiday and St. Stephen's Day, a religious holiday, on the day after Christmas but for whatever reason it is a widely observed holiday.