List of national public holidays of Benin in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 public holidays for Benin. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2019 Jan. 1, 2019 New Year's Day
Jan. 10, 2019 Jan. 10, 2019 Traditional Day
April 22, 2019 April 22, 2019 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019 Labour Day
May 30, 2019 May 30, 2019 Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Korité End of Ramadan
June 10, 2019 June 10, 2019 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
Aug. 1, 2019 Aug. 1, 2019 Independence Day National Day
Aug. 12, 2019 Aug. 12, 2019 Tabaski Feast of the Sacrifice
Aug. 15, 2019 Aug. 15, 2019 Assumption Day
Nov. 1, 2019 Nov. 1, 2019 All Saints' Day
Nov. 10, 2019 Nov. 10, 2019 Prophet's Birthday
Dec. 25, 2019 Dec. 25, 2019 Christmas Day