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South Sudan has a total of 21 holidays in 2020. 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.
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||Wednesday, January 1, 2020||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
|Peace Agreement Day
||Thursday, January 9, 2020||Peace Agreement Day is a public holiday in South Sudan|
||Friday, February 14, 2020||Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.|
|International Women's Day
||Sunday, March 8, 2020||International Women's Day is a observance in South Sudan|
||Friday, March 20, 2020||March Equinox in South Sudan (Juba)|
||Sunday, April 12, 2020||Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.|
||Friday, May 1, 2020||Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.|
||Saturday, May 16, 2020||SPLA Day is a public holiday in South Sudan|
||Sunday, May 24, 2020||Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.|
||Wednesday, June 10, 2020||Father's Day is a observance in South Sudan|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020||June Solstice in South Sudan (Juba)|
||Monday, July 6, 2020||Mother's Day is a observance in South Sudan|
||Thursday, July 9, 2020||Independence Day is a public holiday in South Sudan|
||Thursday, July 30, 2020||Martyrs Day is a public holiday in South Sudan|
||Friday, July 31, 2020||Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020||September Equinox in South Sudan (Juba)|
||Sunday, November 8, 2020||Grandparents' Day is a observance in South Sudan|
||Monday, December 21, 2020||December Solstice in South Sudan (Juba)|
||Friday, December 25, 2020||Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Monday, December 28, 2020||Republic Day is a observance in South Sudan|
|New Year's Eve
||Thursday, December 31, 2020||New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.|