Cape Verde has a total of 15 holidays in 2022. 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
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Freedom and Democracy Day
Thursday, January 13, 2022 Freedom and Democracy Day is a public holiday in Cabo Verde
National Heroes' Day
Thursday, January 20, 2022 National Heroes' Day is a public holiday in Cabo Verde
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Cabo Verde (Praia)
Labour Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 8, 2022 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Children's Day
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 Children's Day is a public holiday in Cabo Verde
Father's Day
Sunday, June 19, 2022 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Cabo Verde (Praia)
Independence Day
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 Independence Day is a public holiday in Cabo Verde
Assumption of Mary
Monday, August 15, 2022 The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Cabo Verde (Praia)
All Saints' Day
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Cabo Verde (Praia)
Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.