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Holidays and Observances in French Guiana in 2020

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Holidays and Observances in French Guiana in 2020

Date NameType
Jan 1WednesdayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday
Feb 24MondayCarnival / Shrove MondayPrivate sector holiday
Feb 25TuesdayCarnival / Shrove TuesdayPrivate sector holiday
Feb 26WednesdayCarnival / Ash WednesdayPrivate sector holiday
Mar 20FridayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 22SundayLaetare SundayObservance
Apr 5SundayPalm SundayObservance
Apr 10FridayGood FridayBank holiday
Apr 12SundayEaster SundayObservance
Apr 13MondayEaster MondayPublic Holiday
May 1FridayLabor Day / May DayPublic Holiday
May 8FridayVictory DayPublic Holiday
May 21ThursdayAscension DayPublic Holiday
May 31SundayWhit SundayObservance
Jun 1MondayWhit MondayPublic Holiday
Jun 10WednesdayAbolition DayPublic Holiday
Jun 20SaturdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 14TuesdayFrench National DayPublic Holiday
Aug 15SaturdayAssumption of MaryPublic Holiday
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 15ThursdayCayenne FestivalCommon local holiday
Nov 1SundayAll Saints' DayPublic Holiday
Nov 2MondayAll Souls' DayObservance
Nov 11WednesdayArmistice DayPublic Holiday
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 25FridayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
Dec 31ThursdayNew Year's EveObservance

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