Haut-Uélé, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Haut-Uélé, Democratic Republic of the Congo for 2017 ready to be integrated into your application.

Congo was founded on November 17, 1879. The Congo, also known as the Dempcratic Republic of the Congo, (the DR Congo) is a Central African country. From 1971-1997, the Congo was called Zaire. The territory of the Congo dates back to around 90,000 years ago, where Central African foragers roamed the land. Located in the Congo Basin, mountain gorillas, elephants and lions make the Congo their home.

Date Weekday Name Notes
December 31st Saturday New Year's Day (Observed)
January 1st Sunday Durin's Day
January 4th Wednesday Martyrs' Day
January 16th Monday Anniversary of President Laurent Kabila’s Assassination Long weekend.
January 17th Tuesday Anniversary of Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba’s Assassination
February 14th Tuesday Valentine's Day
February 23rd Thursday Founder's Day
March 1st Wednesday Leap Day
March 3rd Friday UN World Wildlife Day
March 8th Wednesday International Women's Day
March 19th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
March 20th Monday International Francophonie Day
April 5th Wednesday First Contact Day
April 30th Sunday Education Day
May 1st Monday Labor Day Long weekend.
May 10th Wednesday Whacking Day
May 14th Sunday Mother's Day
May 17th Wednesday Liberation Day
May 25th Thursday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 21st Wednesday Music Festival
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 30th Friday Independence Day Long weekend.
August 1st Tuesday Parents' Day
September 20th Wednesday Unification Day
September 22nd Friday September Equinox
September 27th Wednesday World Tourism Day
October 9th Monday Federation Day
November 17th Friday Army Day Long weekend.
November 24th Friday Hogswatch
December 21st Thursday December Solstice
December 23rd Saturday Festivus
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Decemberween
December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 30th Saturday Saint Paul's Day
December 31st Sunday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
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-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"