Sao Tome and Principe has a total of 12 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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Holiday Date Details
New Year
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Day of King Amador
Saturday, January 4, 2020 Day of King Amador is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
Commemoration of the Batepá Massacre
Monday, February 3, 2020 Commemoration of the Batepá Massacre is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Sao Tome and Principe (São Tomé)
Labour Day
Friday, May 1, 2020 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Sao Tome and Principe (São Tomé)
Independence Day
Sunday, July 12, 2020 Independence Day is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
Armed Forces' Day
Sunday, September 6, 2020 Armed Forces' Day is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Sao Tome and Principe (São Tomé)
Nationalization of the Roças
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Nationalization of the Roças is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Sao Tome and Principe (São Tomé)
Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.