Harari People, Ethiopia

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Harari People, Ethiopia for 2024 ready to be integrated into your application.

Located in the northeast part of Africa, known as the horn of Africa, Ethiopia, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, and was founded in 900 BC. Some of the oldest skeletal remains of modern man, were found in this country. For most of its history, Ethiopia was governed by a monarchical system, beginning with the Solomonic dynasty of the Queen of Sheba under king Menelik I. In the 20th century, Ethiopia was the first independent member from Africa represented at the League of Nations and the United Nations. In 1974, the Ethiopian monarchy was overthrown by the Derg, a communist military government, which was then overthrown in 1991 bt the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front. With nearly 80 ethnolinguistic groups, Ethiopia is a multilingual nation, that still uses the ancient Ge’ez script, one of the oldest alphabets in the world. Ethiopia is also listed on the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list with the most sites in Africa. Ethiopia’s principle calendar called the Ethiopian calendar, is approximately seven years and 3 months behind the Gregorian calendar.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 6th Saturday Orthodox Christmas Eve
January 7th Sunday Orthodox Christmas Day
January 19th Friday Orthodox Epiphany Long weekend.
March 2nd Saturday Victory at Adwa Day
March 10th Sunday First Day of Ramadan
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
April 9th Tuesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
May 1st Wednesday International Workers' Day
May 3rd Friday Orthodox Good Friday Long weekend.
May 5th Sunday Orthodox Easter
May 5th Sunday Ethiopian Patriots Victory Day
May 12th Sunday Mother's Day
May 28th Tuesday Derg Downfall Day
June 16th Sunday Feast of the Sacrifice
June 16th Sunday Father's Day
June 20th Thursday June Solstice
July 7th Sunday Islamic New Year's Day
September 10th Tuesday Ethiopian New Year's Eve
September 11th Wednesday Ethiopian New Year's Day
September 15th Sunday Birth of the Prophet
September 22nd Sunday September Equinox
September 27th Friday Finding of the True Cross Long weekend.
December 21st Saturday December Solstice
December 31st Tuesday 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="ET-HA" -d year="2024" -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": "ET-HA",
  "year": "2024",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'ET-HA',
  year: '2024',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'ET-HA',
  'year' => '2024',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "ET-HA"
$Body.year = "2024"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'ET-HA',
  'year': '2024',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'ET-HA',
  'year': '2024',
})