Western, Ghana

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Western, Ghana for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

In the Soninke language, Ghana means “Warrior King.” Located in Western Africa, Ghana dates back to the 11th century, and was home to numerous kingdoms and empires. In the 15th century, many different European powers wanted to claim this coastal country for trade rights. Finally in the 1800’s Ghana was claimed by the British and named the British Gold Coast. On March 6, 1957, Ghana declared independence from the United Kingdom and was founded as the Republic of Ghana.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
January 7th Tuesday Constitution Day
March 6th Friday Independence Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
April 10th Friday Good Friday
April 11th Saturday Holy Saturday
April 12th Sunday Easter
April 13th Monday Easter Monday
May 1st Friday Labor Day
May 10th Sunday Mother's Day
May 23rd Saturday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 21st Sunday Father's Day
July 30th Thursday Feast of the Sacrifice
August 5th Wednesday Founder's Day
September 4th Friday National Farmers' Day
September 21st Monday Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Christmas Day
December 28th Monday Boxing Day (Observed)
December 31st Thursday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="GH-WP" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"