Benin Public Holidays 2019

Searching for the public holidays in Benin? All public holidays in Benin are treated like Sundays. This means that most of the Benin employees have a day off and all schools are closed on these holidays. If you are planning a trip to Benin and want to know what the national and regional holidays are, check the details in the tables below.

2019

1 January New Year’s Day
3 January Birth of the Prophet (Eid-Milad Nnabi)
10 January People’s Day
6 April Easter Monday
17 May Ascension of Jesus
17 July End of Ramadan (Eid El Fitr)
1 August Independence Day
15 August Assumption of Mary
22 September Sacrifice Feast (Eid El Adha)
26 October Army Day
1 November All Saints
25 December Christmas
2020

1 January New Year’s Day
10 January People’s Day
28 March Easter Monday
8 May Ascension of Jesus
6 July End of Ramadan (Eid El Fitr)
1 August Independence Day
15 August Assumption of Mary
11 September Sacrifice Feast (Eid El Adha)
26 October Army Day
1 November All Saints
22 December Birth of the Prophet (Eid-Milad Nnabi)
25 December Christmas
2021

1 January New Year’s Day
10 January People’s Day
17 April Easter Monday
28 May Ascension of Jesus
25 June End of Ramadan (Eid El Fitr)
1 August Independence Day
15 August Assumption of Mary
31 August Sacrifice Feast (Eid El Adha)
26 October Army Day
1 November All Saints
11 December Birth of the Prophet (Eid-Milad Nnabi)
25 December Christmas