Public holidays and observances in Ghana

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
March 6 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 8 Monday Independence Day observed Public Holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 3 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Saturday May Day National holiday
May 3 Monday May Day observed Public Holiday
May 9 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
May 13 Thursday Id ul Fitr Public Holiday
May 25 Tuesday African Union Day Public Holiday
June 20 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 1 Thursday Republic Day Public Holiday
July 20 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 21 Tuesday Founder's Day Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
December 3 Friday Farmer's Day Observance
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Sunday Boxing Day National holiday
December 27 Monday Christmas Day observed Public Holiday
December 27 Monday Boxing Day observed Public Holiday
December 31 Friday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 3 Monday New Year's Day observed Public Holiday
March 6 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 7 Monday Independence Day observed Public Holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 16 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Sunday May Day National holiday
May 2 Monday May Day observed Public Holiday
May 3 Tuesday Id ul Fitr Public Holiday
May 8 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
May 25 Wednesday African Union Day Public Holiday
June 19 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 1 Friday Republic Day Public Holiday
July 10 Sunday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 21 Wednesday Founder's Day Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
December 2 Friday Farmer's Day Observance
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Boxing Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Christmas Day observed Public Holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Monday New Year's Day observed Public Holiday
March 6 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 20 Monday March equinox Season
April 7 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 8 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 9 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 10 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 22 Saturday Id ul Fitr Public Holiday
May 1 Monday May Day National holiday
May 14 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
May 25 Thursday African Union Day Public Holiday
June 18 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
June 29 Thursday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 1 Saturday Republic Day Public Holiday
July 3 Monday Republic Day observed Public Holiday
September 21 Thursday Founder's Day Public Holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
December 1 Friday Farmer's Day Observance
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Tuesday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Sunday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
March 6 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 29 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
March 30 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
March 31 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 1 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 10 Wednesday Id ul Fitr Public Holiday
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
May 25 Saturday African Union Day Public Holiday
May 27 Monday African Union Day observed Public Holiday
June 16 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
June 17 Monday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
June 20 Thursday June Solstice Season
July 1 Monday Republic Day Public Holiday
September 21 Saturday Founder's Day Public Holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
September 23 Monday Founder's Day observed Public Holiday
December 6 Friday Farmer's Day Observance
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance