Public holidays and observances in Cape Verde

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year Public Holiday
January 13 Saturday Democracy Day Public Holiday
January 20 Saturday Heroes' Day National holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
May 1 Tuesday Labour Day National holiday
May 13 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 1 Friday Children's Day Observance
June 17 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
July 5 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 15 Wednesday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 12 Wednesday National Day Public Holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
November 1 Thursday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year Public Holiday
January 13 Sunday Democracy Day Public Holiday
January 20 Sunday Heroes' Day National holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 1 Saturday Children's Day Observance
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 5 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 15 Thursday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 12 Thursday National Day Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
November 1 Friday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year Public Holiday
January 13 Monday Democracy Day Public Holiday
January 20 Monday Heroes' Day National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
May 1 Friday Labour Day National holiday
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 1 Monday Children's Day Observance
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
July 5 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 12 Saturday National Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
November 1 Sunday All Saints' Day Silent Day
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday