Events and observations associated with the holidays we list may be canceled or otherwise affected due to measures taken to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with event organizers for details.
Holidays and Observances in Burkina Faso in 2020
|Jan 1||Wednesday||New Year||Public Holiday|
|Jan 3||Friday||Burkina Faso Popular Uprising Day||Public Holiday|
|Mar 8||Sunday||International Women's Day||Public Holiday|
|Mar 9||Monday||Day off for International Women's Day||Public Holiday|
|Mar 20||Friday||March Equinox||Season|
|Apr 13||Monday||Easter Monday||Public Holiday|
|May 1||Friday||Labour Day||Public Holiday|
|May 21||Thursday||Ascension Day||Public Holiday|
|May 24||Sunday||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|Jun 20||Saturday||June Solstice||Season|
|Jul 31||Friday||Eid al-Adha||Public Holiday|
|Aug 5||Wednesday||National Day||Public Holiday|
|Aug 15||Saturday||Assumption of Mary||Public Holiday|
|Sep 22||Tuesday||September Equinox||Season|
|Oct 29||Thursday||The Prophet's Birthday||Public Holiday|
|Nov 1||Sunday||All Saints||Public Holiday|
|Nov 2||Monday||Day off for All Saints||Public Holiday|
|Dec 11||Friday||Proclamation of Independence Day||Public Holiday|
|Dec 21||Monday||December Solstice||Season|
|Dec 25||Friday||Christmas Day||Public Holiday|
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