Public Holidays

Public Holidays


What are the Public Holidays in Dominica?

2016 Public Holidays
Calendar Dates Day Holiday
January 1st Friday New Year’s Day
February 8th Monday Carnival Monday (see Carnival Events Calendar)
February 9th Tuesday Carnival Tuesday
March 25th Friday Good Friday
March 28th Monday Easter Monday
May 2nd Monday Labour Day (May Day)
May 7th, 14th, 21st Saturdays Hike Fest
May 15th Sunday Jazz ‘n Creole at Cabrits
May 16th Monday Whit Monday
August 1st Monday August Monday (Emancipation Day)
October 24th to 27th Monday to Thursday Creole in the Park
October 28th, 29th, 30th Friday, Saturday, Sunday World Creole Music Festival
November 3rd Thursday National Day – Independence Day
November 4th Friday National Day of Community Service
December 25th Sunday Christmas Day
December 26th Monday Boxing Day