Uganda

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

Located in the African Great Lakes region of East-Central Africa is the Republic of Uganda. Uganda is located within the Nile River basin and is home to many lakes and rivers. Uganda is nicknamed the “Pearl of Africa” and is home to half the world’s remaining gorilla population. Uganda was founded on October 9, 1962 and is known for its production of tea, tobacco and cotton.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Tuesday New Year's Day
January 26th Saturday NRM Liberation Day
February 16th Saturday Archbishop Janani Luwum Day
March 8th Friday Women's Day
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
April 19th Friday Good Friday
April 21st Sunday Easter
April 22nd Monday Easter Monday
May 1st Wednesday Labor Day
May 12th Sunday Mother's Day
June 3rd Monday Martyrs' Day
June 4th Tuesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 9th Sunday National Heroes' Day
June 16th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Friday June Solstice
August 11th Sunday Feast of the Sacrifice
September 23rd Monday September Equinox
October 9th Wednesday Independence Day
December 22nd Sunday December Solstice
December 24th Tuesday Christmas Eve
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 26th Thursday Boxing Day
December 31st Tuesday 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="UG" -d year="2019" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"