The Democratic Republic of The Congo has a total of 18 holidays in 2019. 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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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday||January 1||National holiday|
|Martyrs of Independence Day
||Friday||January 4||National holiday|
|Anniversary of President Laurent Kabila’s Assassination
||Wednesday||January 16||National holiday|
|Anniversary of Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba’s Assassination
||Thursday||January 17||National holiday|
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|International Women's Day
|International Francophonie Day
||Tuesday||April 30||National holiday|
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Wednesday||May 1||National holiday|
||Friday||May 17||National holiday|
|Independence Day observed
||Saturday||June 29||National holiday|
||Sunday||June 30||National holiday|
||Thursday||August 1||National holiday|
|World Tourism Day
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Wednesday||December 25||National holiday|
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.