Plateau-Central, Burkina Faso

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Plateau-Central, Burkina Faso for 2017 ready to be integrated into your application.

Burkina Faso was originally named Upper Volta. It is a country in West Africa. In the early 1900’s the French colonized this territory, From 1958-1984 Burkina was known as the Republic of Upper Volta. On August 5, 1960, the Republic of Upper Volta became independent from France. The country later was renamed to Burkina Faso on August 4, 1984.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Sunday New Year's Day
January 3rd Tuesday Revolution Day
March 1st Wednesday Leap Day
March 8th Wednesday International Women's Day
March 8th Wednesday Mother's Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
May 1st Monday Labor Day Long weekend.
June 11th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 22nd Thursday Summerween
July 4th Tuesday Freedom Day
August 5th Saturday Independence Day
August 15th Tuesday Assumption of Mary
August 18th Friday Mail Order Catalog Day
September 22nd Friday September Equinox
November 1st Wednesday All Saints' Day
December 11th Monday Proclamation of the Republic Long weekend.
December 21st Thursday December Solstice
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 25th Monday Winter Veil
December 31st Sunday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="BF-11" -d year="2017" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"