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Senegal : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months

  • Currency: Communauté Africaine Financière Franc (XAF)
  • Internet extension: .sn - Telephone code: +221 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: 0 (DST: no)

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  • Weekend: Saturday & Sunday
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    Tuesday july 16, 2024AshuraMuslim, Sufi
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    Thursday august 15, 2024AssumptionCatholic
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    Thursday august 22, 2024Grand Magal de ToubaMuslim (Mouridism)
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    Sunday september 15, 2024Prophet's Baptism (Maouloud)Muslim, Sufi
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    Friday october 18, 2024Mid-term holiday (beginning) - French schoolsSchool holidays
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    Saturday november 16, 2024Marathon Eiffage DakarSports events
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    Thursday november 28, 2024Fidak (Foire Internationale de Dakar)Tradeshows
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    Wednesday december 18, 2024FESPOP - Percussion FestivalEvents, celebrations...
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    Friday december 20, 2024Winter holiday (beginning) - French schoolsSchool holidays
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    Wednesday december 25, 2024Christmas DayCatholic or protestant
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    Saturday december 28, 2024Winter holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Wednesday january 1, 2025New Year's DaySecular holiday
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    Monday january 6, 2025Winter holiday (end) - French schoolsSchool holidays
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    Monday january 6, 2025Winter holiday (end)School holidays
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    Ashura

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    Tuesday july 16, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi : Husayn ibn Ali martyrdom day, killed in the year 680 in Kerbala (Iraq) fighting injustice. paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

    Assumption

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    Thursday august 15, 2024
    Catholic : Dogma defined by the Catholic Church on November 1, 1950, when Pope Pius XII declared that at the end of her life, Mary's body and soul were assumed into Heaven.

    Grand Magal de Touba

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    Thursday august 22, 2024
    Muslim (Mouridism) : Touba, the religious city founded by Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba Mbacke (1853-1927), is the center of attraction during the anniversary to remember Bamba's exile for 7 years to Gabon on 20 September 1895. The event has become an annual popular pilgrimage for the followers of Mourid brotherhood. The occasion is a spiritual, cultural and festive event. Tens of thousands Mourid talibans and visitors from other Senegalese brotherhoods make the mosque almost

    Prophet's Baptism (Maouloud)

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    Sunday september 15, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi :

    Mid-term holiday (beginning) - French schools

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    Friday october 18, 2024
    School holidays :

    Marathon Eiffage Dakar

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    Saturday november 16, 2024
    Sports events : Https://marathondakar.eiffage.com/ lasts two days -- in Dakar 2023 edition confirmed

    Fidak (Foire Internationale de Dakar)

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    Thursday november 28, 2024
    Tradeshows : Www.cices-fidak.com/ lasts 10 days - in Dakar 2024 edition confirmed

    FESPOP - Percussion Festival

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    Wednesday december 18, 2024
    Culture : Lasts 2 weeks - in Louga https://fesfop-louga.org/ 2024 edition NOT confirmed

    Winter holiday (beginning) - French schools

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    Friday december 20, 2024
    School holidays :

    Christmas Day

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    Wednesday december 25, 2024
    Catholic or protestant :

    Winter holiday (beginning)

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    Saturday december 28, 2024
    School holidays : official calendar issued by the Ministry of Education

    New Year's Day

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    Wednesday january 1, 2025
    Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

    Winter holiday (end) - French schools

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    Monday january 6, 2025
    School holidays :

    Winter holiday (end)

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    Monday january 6, 2025
    School holidays : Https://education.sn/
    https://ecolesaintexupery1.wixsite.com/dakar/calendrier
    official calendar issued by the Ministry of Education
    French schools follow a different calendar
    Schooling is officially mandatory till age 16
    Teaching languages: Wolof, French
    Religious education is compulsory in Muslim areas
    schools are open on Saturday
    school uniforms usually required
    Number of instructional hours: 1331

    We carry confirmed dates till July 2024 (Senegalese schools) and till Aug 2025 (French schools); Further dates are projected dates based on previous years

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