Parents' Day (DR Congo)

Parents' Day is a public holiday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and it is observed on August 1 each year. The holiday is in honor of the parents' role in Congolese society.

Similar to Mothers' Day and Fathers' Day in other cultures, Parents' Day is an important celebration devoted to parents, but it is celebrated on one day for both parents. The family size in Congo is generally large with more children and strong family bonds. On Parents' Day, parents will receive cards and gifts from children.

The holiday is also devoted to ancestors, and many people will visit and clean up the graves of the deceased ancestors in the morning.

The following is the list of Parents' Day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo from 2022 to 2026.

HolidayDateWeekday
Parents' DayAug 01, 2022Monday
Parents' DayAug 01, 2023Tuesday
Parents' DayAug 01, 2024Thursday
Parents' DayAug 01, 2025Friday
Parents' DayAug 01, 2026Saturday

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