Public holidays and observances in Dominica

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
February 15 Monday Carnival Monday Public Holiday
February 16 Tuesday Carnival Tuesday Optional Holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 3 Monday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 24 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
June 20 Sunday June Solstice Season
August 2 Monday Emancipation Day Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
November 3 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 4 Thursday Community Service Day Public Holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Sunday Boxing Day National holiday
December 27 Monday Day off for Boxing Day Public Holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 3 Monday New Year's Day observed Public Holiday
February 28 Monday Carnival Monday Public Holiday
March 1 Tuesday Carnival Tuesday Optional Holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 2 Monday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
June 6 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
August 1 Monday Emancipation Day Public Holiday
September 22 Thursday September equinox Season
November 3 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 4 Friday Community Service Day Public Holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Boxing Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Day off for Christmas Day Public Holiday
December 27 Tuesday Day off for Boxing Day Public Holiday

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Monday New Year's Day observed Public Holiday
February 20 Monday Carnival Monday Public Holiday
February 21 Tuesday Carnival Tuesday Optional Holiday
March 20 Monday March equinox Season
April 7 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 10 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Monday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 29 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
August 7 Monday Emancipation Day Public Holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
November 3 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 4 Saturday Community Service Day Public Holiday
December 21 Thursday December Solstice Season
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Tuesday Boxing Day National holiday

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
February 12 Monday Carnival Monday Public Holiday
February 13 Tuesday Carnival Tuesday Optional Holiday
March 19 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 29 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 1 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 6 Monday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 20 Monday Whit Monday National holiday
June 20 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 5 Monday Emancipation Day Public Holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
November 3 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 4 Monday Independence Day observed Public Holiday
November 4 Monday Community Service Day Public Holiday
November 5 Tuesday Community Service Day observed Public Holiday
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday