Cameroon

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Cameroon for 2018 ready to be integrated into your application.

Cameroon is located at the crossroads between Western and Central Africa. Cameroon is known for its native music. The landscape of Cameroon is diverse, with beaches, deserts, rainforests and savannas. Over 250 native languages are spoken within the country of Cameroon. During Portugues exploration of the region in the 15th century, Cameroon was given its name, loosely translated to Shrimp River. The Republic of Cameroon gained independence and was established on January 1, 1969, was renamed in 1972, and then renamed the Republic of Cameroon again in 1984.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 1st Monday Durin's Day
February 12th Monday Youth Day (Observed) Long weekend.
March 3rd Saturday UN World Wildlife Day
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
March 30th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 1st Sunday Easter
April 6th Friday Second Contact Day
May 1st Tuesday Labor Day
May 10th Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
May 10th Thursday Whacking Day
May 21st Monday The Unity Day (Observed) Long weekend.
May 27th Sunday Mother's Day
June 14th Thursday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
August 15th Wednesday Assumption of Mary
August 18th Saturday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 21st Tuesday Feast of the Sacrifice
August 28th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 20th Thursday Unification Day
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
September 29th Saturday Hive Day
October 9th Tuesday Federation Day
October 31st Wednesday Harry Potter Day
November 20th Tuesday Birth of the Prophet
November 24th Saturday Hogswatch
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 23rd Sunday Festivus
December 24th Monday Christmas Eve
December 25th Tuesday Decemberween
December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
December 31st Monday 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="CM" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"