Angola has a total of 17 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Weekday Date Type
New Year
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Monday January 1 National holiday
Liberation Movement Day
Sunday February 4 National holiday
Day off for Liberation Movement Day
Monday February 5 National holiday
Carnival
Shrove Tuesday is a religious holiday that is on the day before Ash Wednesday. It is also known as the Tuesday of Carnival, which is a festive occasion among many cultures.
Tuesday February 13 National holiday
International Woman's Day
Thursday March 8 National holiday
March Equinox
Tuesday March 20 Season
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday March 30 National holiday
Peace Day
Wednesday April 4 National holiday
May Day
Tuesday May 1 National holiday
June Solstice
Thursday June 21 Season
National Hero Day
Monday September 17 National holiday
September Equinox
Sunday September 23 Season
All Souls' Day
All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
Friday November 2 National holiday
Independence Day
Sunday November 11 National holiday
Day off for Independence Day
Monday November 12 National holiday
December Solstice
Friday December 21 Season
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 25 National holiday