Public holidays and observances in Gabon

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year Public Holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
April 1 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 2 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 17 Tuesday Women's Rights Day Public Holiday
May 1 Tuesday Labour Day National holiday
May 13 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 21 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
June 15 Friday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 17 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 15 Wednesday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
August 16 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 17 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 22 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
November 1 Thursday All Saints' Eve Public Holiday
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
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 17 Wednesday Women's Rights Day Public Holiday
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 5 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 10 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 12 Monday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 15 Thursday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
August 16 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 17 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
November 1 Friday All Saints' Eve Public Holiday
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
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 17 Friday Women's Rights Day Public Holiday
May 1 Friday Labour Day National holiday
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 24 Sunday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 1 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
July 31 Friday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
August 16 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 17 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
November 1 Sunday All Saints' Eve Public Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday