Al Awsaţ, Eritrea

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Al Awsaţ, Eritrea for 2016 ready to be integrated into your application.

The State of Eritrea is a country along the Red Sea Coast, located in the Horn of Africa. Due to its location, Eritrea was important for exporting. Colonized by Italy, and then Great Britain, Eritrea was also once part of the country of Ethiopia. Eritrea became independent in 1952 and was established on April 27, 1993.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 5th Tuesday Orthodox Christmas Eve
January 6th Wednesday Orthodox Christmas Day
January 19th Tuesday Orthodox Epiphany
February 10th Wednesday Fenkil Day
February 29th Monday Leap Day
March 3rd Thursday UN World Wildlife Day
March 8th Tuesday International Women's Day
March 20th Sunday March Equinox
March 20th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 25th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
March 27th Sunday Easter
May 1st Sunday Labor Day
May 1st Sunday International Workers' Day
May 10th Tuesday Whacking Day
May 24th Tuesday Independence Day
June 20th Monday June Solstice
June 20th Monday Martyrs' Day
June 22nd Wednesday Summerween
July 4th Monday Freedom Day
July 6th Wednesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
September 12th Monday Feast of the Sacrifice Long weekend.
September 22nd Thursday September Equinox
October 2nd Sunday Islamic New Year's Day
December 11th Sunday Birth of the Prophet
December 21st Wednesday December Solstice
December 24th Saturday Christmas Eve
December 25th Sunday Christmas Day
December 31st Saturday 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="ER-MA" -d year="2016" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"