Secular holiday : Celebrates Burma's Declaration of Independence from Britain on January 4, 1948.
Kaya State Day -
Sunday January 15, 2017
Union Day -
Sunday February 12, 2017
Secular holiday : Celebrates Bogyoke Aung San's short-lived achievement of unifying Myanmar's disparate racial groups. For two weeks preceding Union Day, the national flag is paraded from town to town.