Sierra Leone

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

Sierra Leone is a West African country, and home to the third largest harbour in the world. In 1808 Sierra Leone became a British Crown Colony. What was was once a key part in the slave trade, later became a safehaven for returned slaves seeking refuge. On April 27, 1961, the Republic of Sierra Leone was established when it declared independence. Diamond mining, bauxite and gold are an essential part of the growing economy.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Tuesday New Year's Day
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
April 19th Friday Good Friday
April 21st Sunday Easter
April 22nd Monday Easter Monday
April 29th Monday Independence Day (Observed)
June 4th Tuesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 16th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Friday June Solstice
August 11th Sunday Feast of the Sacrifice
September 23rd Monday September Equinox
November 9th Saturday Birth of the Prophet
December 22nd Sunday December Solstice
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 26th Thursday Boxing Day
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="SL" -d year="2019" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"