Years: 2022 2023 2024

Central African Republic Public Holidays List 2023

Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Central African Republic year 2023

S.no.DateHolidayType
101 Jan, SundayNew YearNational holiday
220 Mar, MondayMarch EquinoxSeason
329 Mar, WednesdayCommemoration of BogandaNational holiday
410 Apr, MondayEaster MondayNational holiday
522 Apr, SaturdayEid al-FitrNational holiday
601 May, MondayLabour DayNational holiday
718 May, ThursdayAscension DayNational holiday
829 May, MondayWhit MondayNational holiday
921 Jun, WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
1029 Jun, ThursdayEid al-AdhaNational holiday
1130 Jun, FridayNational Payer DayNational holiday
1213 Aug, SundayIndependence DayNational holiday
1315 Aug, TuesdayAssumption of MaryNational holiday
1423 Sep, SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
1501 Nov, WednesdayAll Saints' EveNational holiday
1601 Dec, FridayRepublic DayNational holiday
1722 Dec, FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
1825 Dec, MondayChristmas DayNational holiday

New Year (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (20 Mar) : March Equinox in Central African Republic (Bangui)

Commemoration of Boganda (29 Mar) : Commemoration of Boganda is a public holiday in Central African Republic

Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.

Eid al-Fitr (22 Apr) : Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.

Labour Day (01 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.

Ascension Day (18 May) : Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.

Whit Monday (29 May) : Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday that falls on the day after Pentecost, which is also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday.

June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Central African Republic (Bangui)

Eid al-Adha (29 Jun) : Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.

National Payer Day (30 Jun) : National Payer Day is a public holiday in Central African Republic

Independence Day (13 Aug) : Independence Day is a public holiday in Central African Republic

Assumption of Mary (15 Aug) : The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.

September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Central African Republic (Bangui)

All Saints' Eve (01 Nov) : All Saints' Eve is a public holiday in Central African Republic

Republic Day (01 Dec) : Republic Day is a public holiday in Central African Republic

December Solstice (22 Dec) : December Solstice in Central African Republic (Bangui)

Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.