Djibouti

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Djibouti for 2021 ready to be integrated into your application.

Djibouti is the smallest country located on the African mainland. The French colonized and ruled this coastal country in the 19th century, naming the country French Somaliland. Due to its location in the Horn of Africa, it is an important refueling and shipping port for both imports and exports between the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean. On June 27, 1977, the Republic of Djibouti gained independence and was established as a country.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday New Year's Day Long weekend.
March 1st Monday Leap Day
March 20th Saturday March Equinox
March 21st Sunday Mother's Day
March 21st Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
April 5th Monday First Contact Day
May 1st Saturday Labor Day
May 12th Wednesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
May 25th Tuesday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 21st Monday June Solstice
June 27th Sunday Independence Day
July 4th Sunday Freedom Day
July 19th Monday Feast of the Sacrifice Long weekend.
August 9th Monday Islamic New Year's Day Long weekend.
August 31st Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 22nd Wednesday September Equinox
September 29th Wednesday Hive Day
October 18th Monday Birth of the Prophet Long weekend.
October 31st Sunday Harry Potter Day
December 21st Tuesday December Solstice
December 24th Friday Christmas Eve
December 25th Saturday Decemberween
December 25th Saturday Christmas Day
December 31st Friday 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="DJ" -d year="2021" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"