French Guiana

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in French Guiana for 2019 ready to be integrated into your application.

Discovered in 1496 by Spanish explorers, French Guiana is located in South America, and was later colonized by the French. In 1797 French Guiana became an overseas department of France and is the only territory in the Americas mainland to still be part of a European country. Much of French Guiana is covered by forests, and is home to illegal and ecologically destructive gold mines.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Tuesday New Year's Day
March 4th Monday Shrove Monday
March 5th Tuesday Shrove Tuesday
March 6th Wednesday Ash Wednesday
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
March 31st Sunday Laetare Sunday
April 19th Friday Good Friday
April 21st Sunday Easter
April 22nd Monday Easter Monday
May 1st Wednesday Labor Day
May 8th Wednesday Victory Day
May 30th Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
June 10th Monday Pentecost Monday
June 10th Monday Emancipation Day
June 21st Friday June Solstice
July 14th Sunday National Day
August 15th Thursday Assumption of Mary
September 23rd Monday September Equinox
October 15th Tuesday Cayenne Festival
November 1st Friday All Saints' Day
November 11th Monday Armistice Day
December 22nd Sunday December Solstice
December 24th Tuesday Christmas Eve
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 31st Tuesday New Year's Eve
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