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NATIONAL DAY IN SINGAPORE

When is National Day in Singapore in 2022?

National Day in Singapore in 2022 is on the Tuesday, 9th of Aug (8/09/2022).

National Day in Singapore is on the 221th day of 2022. There are 144 days left in the year.

National Day in Singapore Facts

  • Date: Aug 09, 2022
  • National
  • Also Called:
  • Celebrations: Parades
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The National Day in Singapore is celebrated every year on the 9th of August in honor of the birthday of the nation. On 9th August 1965, Singapore separated from the Federation of Malaysia and became an independent country. The first National Day is celebrated in 1966 in Singapore.

The National Day in Singapore is celebrated with a grand parade in the Padang (Singapore National Stadium) with amazing live performances, music and fireworks. This Parade has become the biggest national event in Singapore. On this day many political leaders appear at the public events and talk about the nation's heritage, laws, history, people, about recent events and future projects.

The National Day is considered as a Public Day with outings, picnics and lots of outdoor events like parades, air shows, fireworks and musical concerts. Parades generally occur in the morning and the fireworks occur in the evening. The Singaporeans dress themselves up in the patriotic colors like red and white. The National Day fireworks are usually accompanied with the patriotic songs like "'Stand up for Singapore", "Count on me Singapore" etc.

Singaporeans proudly fly their Flag, sing songs and enjoy the day with their friends and families.

National Day in Singapore Observances

DAY
DATE
HOLIDAY NAME
  • Sat
  • Aug 09, 2008
  • Sun
  • Aug 09, 2009
  • Mon
  • Aug 09, 2010
  • Tue
  • Aug 09, 2011
  • Thu
  • Aug 09, 2012
  • Fri
  • Aug 09, 2013
  • Sat
  • Aug 09, 2014
  • Sun
  • Aug 09, 2015
  • Mon
  • Aug 10, 2015
  • Tue
  • Aug 09, 2016
  • Wed
  • Aug 09, 2017
  • Thu
  • Aug 09, 2018
  • Fri
  • Aug 09, 2019
  • Sun
  • Aug 09, 2020
  • Mon
  • Aug 09, 2021
  • Tue
  • Aug 09, 2022

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Singapore in 2022

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
SaturdaySatJan 01, 2022Jan 01New Year's Day
TuesdayTueFeb 01, 2022Feb 01Chinese New Year
WednesdayWedFeb 02, 2022Feb 022nd day of Chinese New Year
FridayFriApr 15, 2022Apr 15Good Friday
SundaySunMay 01, 2022May 01Labour Day
MondayMonMay 02, 2022May 02Hari Raya Puasa
SundaySunMay 15, 2022May 15Vesak Day
MondayMonMay 16, 2022May 16Vesak Day Holiday
SaturdaySatJul 09, 2022Jul 09Hari Raya Haji
TuesdayTueAug 09, 2022Aug 09National Day
MondayMonOct 24, 2022Oct 24Deepavali / Diwali
SundaySunDec 25, 2022Dec 25Christmas Day