The Democratic Republic of The Congo has a total of 9 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Name of Holiday Day Date Type
Nouvel An Monday January 1 public
Martyrs de l'Indépendance Thursday January 4 public
Journée du Héro National Laurent Désiré Kabila Tuesday January 16 public
Journée du Héro National Patrice Emery Lumumba Wednesday January 17 public
Fête du travail Tuesday May 1 public
Journée de la Révolution et des Forces Armées Thursday May 17 public
Anniversaire de Indépendance Saturday June 30 public
Fête des parents Wednesday August 1 public
Noël Tuesday December 25 public