List of national public holidays of Benin in 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2020 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, 2020 Jan. 1, 2020 New Year's Day
Jan. 10, 2020 Jan. 10, 2020 Traditional Day
April 13, 2020 April 13, 2020 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 Labour Day
May 21, 2020 May 21, 2020 Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
May 24, 2020 May 24, 2020 Korité End of Ramadan
June 1, 2020 June 1, 2020 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
July 31, 2020 July 31, 2020 Tabaski Feast of the Sacrifice
Aug. 1, 2020 Aug. 1, 2020 Independence Day National Day
Aug. 15, 2020 Aug. 15, 2020 Assumption Day
Oct. 29, 2020 Oct. 29, 2020 Prophet's Birthday
Nov. 1, 2020 Nov. 1, 2020 All Saints' Day
Dec. 25, 2020 Dec. 25, 2020 Christmas Day