Tonga Local Events

Winter is a special time for a  Tonga holiday as it hosts one of the most spectacular water events in the world, as the giant humpback whales frolic in the warm Tongan waters at the end of their long migration. There are many unique events in Tonga to enjoy throughout the year. Check back here regularly for up-to date information on upcoming Tonga events.

Emancipation Day
Place: Tonga  (08 Jun 2020 )

Today a public holiday was held to celebrate Emancipation Day.

Birthday of His Majesty Tupou VI
Place: Tonga  (04 Jul 2020 )

His Majesty King Tupou VI will be celebrating his birthday on the 4th of July 2015.  It will also held with other events to memorise his birthday.

Crown Prince's Birthday
Place: Tonga  (17 Sep 2020 )

His Royal Highness Crown Prince's Birthday held on Wednesday 17th of September 2014.

Tonga's National Day and Constitution Day
Place: Tonga  (04 Nov 2020 )

On November 4, 1875, King George Tupou I gave his consent to the constitution of the new nation of Tonga.

King Tupou 1 Day
Place: Tonga  (07 Dec 2020 )

Tonga celebrates Kings Tupou 1 Day.

Christmas Day
Place: Tonga  (25 Dec 2020 )

Christmas Day is one of the most festive Christian holidays in many countries around the world. It celebrates Jesus' birth.

Boxing Day
Place: Tonga  (26 Dec 2020 )

Traditionally, boxing day is the day following Christmas Day, when servants and tradesmen would receive gifts from their superiors or employers, known as a Christmas box.


New Year
Place: Worldwide  (01 Jan 2021 )

New Year’s Day is a national holiday celebrated on January 1st, the first day of the New Year.

Good Friday
Place: Tonga  (10 Apr 2021 )

Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus and his death at Calvary. 

Easter Monday
Place: Tonga  (13 Apr 2021 )

The day after Easter Sunday, a public holiday in several countries.

Place: Worldwide  (25 Apr 2021 )

ANZAC day is national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand, originally commemorated by both countries on every 25th of April every year to honor the memebers of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who fought at Gallipoli in the Ottoman Empire during World War 1.