Public holidays and observances in Ireland

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
March 17 Saturday St. Patrick's Day Local holiday
March 19 Monday St. Patrick's Day observed Observance
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 1 Sunday Easter Observance
April 2 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 7 Monday May Day National holiday
June 4 Monday June Bank Holiday National holiday
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 6 Monday August Bank Holiday Public Holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 29 Monday October Bank Holiday National holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Wednesday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 31 Monday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 17 Sunday St. Patrick's Day Local holiday
March 19 Tuesday St. Patrick's Day observed Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Observance
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 6 Monday May Day National holiday
June 3 Monday June Bank Holiday National holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 5 Monday August Bank Holiday Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 28 Monday October Bank Holiday National holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 17 Tuesday St. Patrick's Day Local holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Observance
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 4 Monday May Day National holiday
June 1 Monday June Bank Holiday National holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
August 3 Monday August Bank Holiday Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 26 Monday October Bank Holiday National holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Saturday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 28 Monday St. Stephen's Day observed National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance