Open main menu

Public holidays in Cameroon

This is a list of holidays in Cameroon
Date English Name
January 1 New Year's Day
February 11 Youth Day
May 1 Labour Day
May 20 National Day the Republic of Cameroon foundation, transition from a federal state to a unitary one
August 15 Assumption
December 25 Christmas Day

Movable holidaysEdit

The following holidays are public holidays but the date on which each occurs varies, according to its corresponding calendar, and thus has no set date. In order in which they occur:

English Name Description
Eid al-Adha Feast of Sacrifice
Good Friday The Friday before Easter
Ascension Day 39 days after Easter
Eid al-Fitr Celebrates end of Ramadan