Gabon Public Holidays List 2023
Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Gabon year 2023
|1||01 Jan, Sunday||New Year||National holiday|
|2||20 Mar, Monday||March Equinox||Season|
|3||09 Apr, Sunday||Easter Sunday||National holiday|
|4||10 Apr, Monday||Easter Monday||National holiday|
|5||17 Apr, Monday||Women's Rights Day||National holiday|
|6||22 Apr, Saturday||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|7||01 May, Monday||Labour Day||National holiday|
|8||14 May, Sunday||Mother's Day||Observance|
|9||29 May, Monday||Whit Monday||National holiday|
|10||18 Jun, Sunday||Father's Day||Observance|
|11||21 Jun, Wednesday||June Solstice||Season|
|12||29 Jun, Thursday||Eid al-Adha||National holiday|
|13||15 Aug, Tuesday||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|14||16 Aug, Wednesday||Independence Day||National holiday|
|15||17 Aug, Thursday||Independence Day||National holiday|
|16||23 Sep, Saturday||September Equinox||Season|
|17||01 Nov, Wednesday||All Saints' Eve||National holiday|
|18||22 Dec, Friday||December Solstice||Season|
|19||25 Dec, Monday||Christmas Day||National holiday|
New Year (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
March Equinox (20 Mar) : March Equinox in Gabon (Libreville)
Easter Sunday (09 Apr) : Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Women's Rights Day (17 Apr) : Women's Rights Day is a public holiday in Gabon
Eid al-Fitr (22 Apr) : 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.
Labour Day (01 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Mother's Day (14 May) : Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Whit Monday (29 May) : Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday that falls on the day after Pentecost, which is also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday.
Father's Day (18 Jun) : Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Gabon (Libreville)
Eid al-Adha (29 Jun) : 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.
Assumption of Mary (15 Aug) : 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.
Independence Day (16 Aug) : Independence Day is a public holiday in Gabon
Independence Day (17 Aug) : Independence Day is a public holiday in Gabon
September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Gabon (Libreville)
All Saints' Eve (01 Nov) : All Saints' Eve is a public holiday in Gabon
December Solstice (22 Dec) : December Solstice in Gabon (Libreville)
Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.