Time in Benin:

Coat of Arms

 Fraternité, Justice, Travail

"Brotherhood, Justice, Work"

Tourism Sites

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Public holidays 2015

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2015-December 2015 period.

 

• New Year’s Day - Thursday, January 01, 2015

• Traditional Day - Saturday, January 10, 2015

• Milad un Nabi (Birth of the Prophet Muhammad) - Saturday, January 03, 2015

• Easter Monday - Monday, April 06, 2015

• Labour Day - Friday, May 01, 2015

• Ascension Day - Thursday, May 14, 2015

• Whit Monday - Monday, May 25, 2015

• Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) - Saturday, July 18, 2015

• Independence Day - Saturday, August 01, 2015

• Assumption Day - Saturday, August 15, 2015

• Tabaski (Feast of Sacrifice) - Wednesday, September 23, 2015

• Armed Forces Day - Monday, October 26, 2015

• All Saints Day - Sunday, November 01, 2015

• National Day - Monday, November 30, 2015

• Christmas Day - Friday, December 25, 2015

 

                                     

 

                                                                          NOTE

 

Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given above are approximations.