30/5和31/5是丰收节的公共假期(沙巴)

马来西亚是个常年节庆连连、热闹非常的国家,各种佳节庆典都与当地的文化、风俗及宗教息息相关。丰收节是东马少数民族的一个重要节日。

马来西亚沙巴及砂拉越每年五、六月份举办丰收节,稻米的丰收,对当地的少数民族如沙巴卡达山族及巴曹族等,砂拉越的达雅族群来说,是造物者对他们的恩赐,为表示感恩,他们以歌舞庆祝丰收,答谢神明对他们的厚爱,并祈求来年丰收。

Kaamatan or Pesta Kaamatan is a form of harvest festival celebrated annually in the state of Sabah and Sarawak in Malaysia. It is normally celebrated by the ethnic Kadazan-Dusuns, as well as by other related ethnic groups in the state, and lasts for the whole of the month of May, ending with a public holiday on the 30–31 May.