|National Day**||Wednesday July 1, 2020||National Day ||
|Freedom Day*||Monday July 6, 2020||Secular holiday ||
|summer holiday (beginning)||Saturday July 25, 2020||School holidays ||
|FESPAD*||Sunday July 26, 2020||Culture ||
|Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)*||Friday July 31, 2020||Muslim, Sufi ||
|Harvest festival*||Friday August 7, 2020||Secular holiday ||
|Assumption*||Saturday August 15, 2020||Catholic ||
|Public holiday||Monday August 17, 2020||Secular holiday ||
|summer holiday (end)||Monday September 7, 2020||School holidays ||
|Kamarampaka*||Friday September 25, 2020||Culture ||
National Day -
Wednesday July 1, 2020
Secular holiday : Anniversary of independence from Belgium when sovereignty was granted in 1962 Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday
Freedom Day -
Monday July 6, 2020
Secular holiday : July 5. Anniversary of the 1973 coup.
Summer holiday (beginning) -
Saturday July 25, 2020
School holidays :
Sunday July 26, 2020
Culture : A pan-African dance festival
Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Friday July 31, 2020
Muslim, Sufi : The second main celebration of Islam. It celebrates Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.
Harvest festival -
Friday August 7, 2020
Secular holiday : Umuganura “Harvest day” was one of the most important ceremonies performed by Rwandans at the beginning of every harvest season. This event came second to the most important ceremony in the Rwandan kingdom, which was the enthronization of the new King.
Though we do not know exactly when “Umuganura” was introduced in Rwandan society; some literature states that, it could have been started together with the introduction of the agriculture in Rwanda during the 3rd century B.C.
Saturday August 15, 2020
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.
Public holiday -
Monday August 17, 2020
Secular holiday :
Summer holiday (end) -
Monday September 7, 2020
School holidays :
Friday September 25, 2020
Culture : Commemorates the anniversary of the abolition of the monarchy in 1961, and is marked yearly with the opening of the National Assembly.