Burkina Faso Public Holidays 2019

Searching for the public holidays in Burkina Faso? All public holidays in Burkina Faso are treated like Sundays. This means that most of the Burkina Faso employees have a day off and all schools are closed on these holidays. If you are planning a trip to Burkina Faso 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 National Day
3 January Birth of the Prophet (Mouloud)
8 March International Women’s Day
6 April Easter Monday
1 May Labour Day
17 May Ascension of Jesus
17 July End of Ramadan (Aid El Segheir)
4 August Revolution Day
5 August Independence Day
15 August Assumption of Mary
22 September Sacrifice Feast (Aid El Kébir)
14 October Islamic New Year (El am Hejir)
1 November All Saints
11 November Proclamation of the Republic
25 December Christmas
2020

1 January New Year’s Day
3 January National Day
8 March International Women’s Day
28 March Easter Monday
1 May Labour Day
8 May Ascension of Jesus
6 July End of Ramadan (Aid El Segheir)
4 August Revolution Day
5 August Independence Day
15 August Assumption of Mary
11 September Sacrifice Feast (Aid El Kébir)
2 October Islamic New Year (El am Hejir)
1 November All Saints
11 November Proclamation of the Republic
22 December Birth of the Prophet (Mouloud)
25 December Christmas
2021

1 January New Year’s Day
3 January National Day
8 March International Women’s Day
17 April Easter Monday
1 May Labour Day
28 May Ascension of Jesus
25 June End of Ramadan (Aid El Segheir)
4 August Revolution Day
5 August Independence Day
15 August Assumption of Mary
31 August Sacrifice Feast (Aid El Kébir)
21 September Islamic New Year (El am Hejir)
1 November All Saints
11 November Proclamation of the Republic
11 December Birth of the Prophet (Mouloud)
25 December Christmas