Eritrea

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Eritrea for 2022 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.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Saturday New Year's Day
January 5th Wednesday Orthodox Christmas Eve
January 6th Thursday Orthodox Christmas Day
January 19th Wednesday Orthodox Epiphany
February 10th Thursday Fenkil Day
March 8th Tuesday International Women's Day
March 20th Sunday March Equinox
April 15th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 17th Sunday Easter
May 1st Sunday Labor Day
May 1st Sunday International Workers' Day
May 2nd Monday Festival of Breaking the Fast Long weekend.
May 24th Tuesday Independence Day
June 20th Monday Martyrs' Day
June 21st Tuesday June Solstice
July 9th Saturday Feast of the Sacrifice
July 29th Friday Islamic New Year's Day
September 23rd Friday September Equinox
October 7th Friday Birth of the Prophet Long weekend.
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.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="ER" -d year="2022" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "ER",
  "year": "2022",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'ER',
  year: '2022',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'ER',
  'year' => '2022',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "ER"
$Body.year = "2022"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'ER',
  'year': '2022',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'ER',
  'year': '2022',
})