Tigrai, Ethiopia

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Tigrai, Ethiopia for 2023 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 Sunday New Year's Day
January 6th Friday Orthodox Christmas Eve
January 7th Saturday Orthodox Christmas Day
January 19th Thursday Orthodox Epiphany
March 2nd Thursday Victory at Adwa Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
March 22nd Wednesday First Day of Ramadan
April 14th Friday Orthodox Good Friday Long weekend.
April 16th Sunday Orthodox Easter
April 21st Friday Festival of Breaking the Fast Long weekend.
May 1st Monday International Workers' Day Long weekend.
May 5th Friday Ethiopian Patriots Victory Day Long weekend.
May 14th Sunday Mother's Day
May 28th Sunday Derg Downfall Day
June 18th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 28th Wednesday Feast of the Sacrifice
July 18th Tuesday Islamic New Year's Day
September 11th Monday Ethiopian New Year's Eve
September 12th Tuesday Ethiopian New Year's Day
September 23rd Saturday September Equinox
September 26th Tuesday Birth of the Prophet
September 28th Thursday Finding of the True Cross
December 22nd Friday December Solstice
December 31st Sunday 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-TI" -d year="2023" -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-TI",
  "year": "2023",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'ET-TI',
  year: '2023',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'ET-TI',
  'year' => '2023',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "ET-TI"
$Body.year = "2023"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'ET-TI',
  'year': '2023',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'ET-TI',
  'year': '2023',
})