Solomon Islands Local Events

There is always something exciting going on in the Solomon Islands. Check below for upcoming celebrations, festivals or events in the Solomon Islands - among other things. Also take a look at a tour in the Solomon Islands to find out the best ways of spending your time and seeing the real sights on the islands!

Western Province Second Appointed Day
Place: All Western Province  (07 Dec 2017 )

Sporting activities will be held in all main centres and larger villages.

Christmas Day
Place: Nation wide  (25 Dec 2017 )

Christmas celebrations and services held in most churches. Most offices and shops are closd for a long weekend.

New Years Day
Place: Nation wide  (31 Dec 2017 )

Celebrated as family day. Most shops and offices are closed.

Choiseul Province Second Appointed Day
Place: Choiseul Province  (25 Feb 2018 )

The Second Appointed Day marks the establishment of local Provincial Government for the Choiseul Province and its inhahitants.

Isabel Province Second Appointed Day
Place: Isabel Province  (02 Jun 2018 )

The Second Appointed Day marks the establishment of local Provincial Governement for the Isabel Province and its inhabitants.

Temotu Province Second Appointed Day
Place: Temotu Province  (08 Jun 2018 )

The Second Appointed Day marks the establishment of the local Provincial Government for Temotu Province and its inhabitants.

Kolombangara BioDiversity and Cultural Festival
Place: Ringgi Cove, Kolombangara Island, Western Province  (13 Jun 2018 - 17 Jun 2018 )

The Festival will be celebrating the official launch of the 400m Conservation Area with sports, singing, music, Best Speech and Drawing competitions.

Queen's Birthday
Place: Throughout the islands  (13 Jun 2018 )

The Queen's Birthday is one of the most important events in the Solomon Islands calendar.

Central Province Second Appointed Day
Place: Central Province  (29 Jun 2018 )

The Second Appointed Day marks the establishment of local Provincial Government for the Central Province and its inhabitants.

National Independence Day
Place: Throughout Solomons  (07 Jul 2018 )

National Independence Day is the most important event for the people of the Solomon Islands.

Akuila Talasasa Festival of Arts
Place: Gizo, Western Province  (17 Jul 2018 - 18 Jul 2018 )

The inaugural Akuila Talasasa Festival of Arts has been moved back now to be held on 18th and 19th July 2014 in the Western Provincial capital of Gizo. The 2 day festival aims to show-case artistic activities, demonstrations, performances, and dynamics that are traditional and historical to the people and communities of Western Solomon’s.

Rennel and Bellona Province Second Appointed Day
Place: Rennel and Bellona Province Second Appointed Day  (20 Jul 2018 )

The Second Appointed Day marks the establishment of local Provincial Governement for the Rennell and Bellona Province and its inhabitants.

Guadalcanal Second Appointed Day
Place: Guadalcanal  (01 Aug 2018 )

The Second Appointed Day marks the establishment of local Provincial Government for the Guadalcanal Province and its inhabitants.

Makira Ulawa Second Appointed day
Place: Makira Ulawa  (03 Aug 2018 )

The Second Appointed Day marks the establishment of local Provincial Government for the Makira Ulawa Province and its inhabitants.

Malaita Province Second Appointed Day
Place: Malaita Province  (15 Aug 2018 )

The Second Appointed Day marks the establishment of local Provincial Governement for the Malaita Province and its inhabitants.