The Democratic Republic of The Congo has a total of 23 holidays in 2021. 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's Day
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Martyrs of Independence Day
Monday, January 4, 2021 Martyrs of Independence Day is a public holiday in Congo Dem. Rep.
Anniversary of President Laurent Kabila’s Assassination
Saturday, January 16, 2021 Anniversary of President Laurent Kabila’s Assassination is a public holiday in Congo Dem. Rep.
Anniversary of Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba’s Assassination
Sunday, January 17, 2021 Anniversary of Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba’s Assassination is a public holiday in Congo Dem. Rep.
Day off for Anniversary of Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba’s Assassination
Monday, January 18, 2021 Anniversary of Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba’s Assassination is a public holiday in Congo Dem. Rep.
Valentine's Day
Sunday, February 14, 2021 Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
International Women's Day
Monday, March 8, 2021 International Women's Day is a observance in Congo Dem. Rep.
International Francophonie Day
Saturday, March 20, 2021 International Francophonie Day is a observance in Congo Dem. Rep.
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Congo Dem. Rep. (Kinshasa)
Education Day
Friday, April 30, 2021 Education Day is a observance in Congo Dem. Rep.
May Day
Saturday, May 1, 2021 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Liberation Day
Monday, May 17, 2021 Liberation Day is a public holiday in Congo Dem. Rep.
Music Festival
Monday, June 21, 2021 Music Festival is a observance in Congo Dem. Rep.
June Solstice
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Congo Dem. Rep. (Kinshasa)
Independence Day
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 Independence Day is a public holiday in Congo Dem. Rep.
Parents' Day observed
Saturday, July 31, 2021 Parents' Day is a public holiday in Congo Dem. Rep.
Parents' Day
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Parents' Day is a public holiday in Congo Dem. Rep.
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Congo Dem. Rep. (Kinshasa)
World Tourism Day
Monday, September 27, 2021 World Tourism Day is a observance in Congo Dem. Rep.
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Congo Dem. Rep. (Kinshasa)
Christmas Eve
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.