Gambia

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

One of Africa’s smallest countries is The Gambia. Located in West Africa, The Gambia’s wildlife includes rare birds, monkeys, leopards, hippos, and hyenas. With its location to the Gambia River, which leads to the Atlantic Ocean, The Gambia was part of the Slave Trade during the 1700’s. Later Gambia was part of the British Empire. On February 18, 1965, The Republic of The Gambia was established.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
February 18th Tuesday Independence Day
March 3rd Tuesday World Wildlife Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
April 10th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 12th Sunday Easter
April 13th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
May 1st Friday Labor Day Long weekend.
May 10th Sunday Mother's Day
May 19th Tuesday Night of Decree
May 23rd Saturday Festival of Breaking the Fast
May 25th Monday Africa Day Long weekend.
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 30th Tuesday International Asteroid Day
July 18th Saturday Nelson Mandela International Day
July 22nd Wednesday Revolution Day
July 30th Thursday Feast of the Sacrifice
August 15th Saturday Assumption of Mary
August 28th Friday Ashura Long weekend.
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
October 28th Wednesday Birth of the Prophet
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 31st Thursday 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.

We are continuously monitoring for changes to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible.
If you happen to notice a mistake, please get in touch.
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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="GM" -d year="2020" -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": "GM",
  "year": "2020",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'GM',
  year: '2020',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'GM',
  'year' => '2020',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "GM"
$Body.year = "2020"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'GM',
  'year': '2020',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'GM',
  'year': '2020',
})