Public holidays and observances in Slovakia

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday Republic Day Public Holiday
January 6 Saturday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 25 Sunday Struggle for Human Rights Day Observance
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 1 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 2 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 13 Friday Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day Observance
May 1 Tuesday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 4 Friday Anniversary of the Decease of M. R. ?tefánika Observance
May 8 Tuesday End of World War II National holiday
June 7 Thursday Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation Observance
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
July 5 Thursday St. Cyril & St. Methodius Day National holiday
July 5 Thursday Foreign Slovaks Day Observance
July 17 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 4 Saturday Matice Slovenska Day Observance
August 29 Wednesday National Uprising Day National holiday
September 1 Saturday Constitution Day Public Holiday
September 9 Sunday Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of racial violence Observance
September 15 Saturday Day of Our Lady of Sorrows National holiday
September 19 Wednesday Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day Observance
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 6 Saturday Dukla Pass Victims Day Observance
October 27 Saturday ?ernová Tragedy Day Observance
October 28 Sunday Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State Observance
October 29 Monday Birth of ?udovít ?túr Day Observance
October 30 Tuesday Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation Observance
October 31 Wednesday Reformation Day Common Local holiday
November 1 Thursday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 17 Saturday Fight for Freedom and Democracy Day 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 30 Sunday Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province Observance

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday Republic Day Public Holiday
January 6 Sunday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 25 Monday Struggle for Human Rights Day Observance
April 13 Saturday Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day Observance
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 4 Saturday Anniversary of the Decease of M. R. ?tefánika Observance
May 8 Wednesday End of World War II National holiday
June 7 Friday Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 5 Friday St. Cyril & St. Methodius Day National holiday
July 5 Friday Foreign Slovaks Day Observance
July 17 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 4 Sunday Matice Slovenska Day Observance
August 29 Thursday National Uprising Day National holiday
September 1 Sunday Constitution Day Public Holiday
September 9 Monday Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of racial violence Observance
September 15 Sunday Day of Our Lady of Sorrows National holiday
September 19 Thursday Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day Observance
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 6 Sunday Dukla Pass Victims Day Observance
October 27 Sunday ?ernová Tragedy Day Observance
October 28 Monday Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State Observance
October 29 Tuesday Birth of ?udovít ?túr Day Observance
October 30 Wednesday Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation Observance
October 31 Thursday Reformation Day Common Local holiday
November 1 Friday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 17 Sunday Fight for Freedom and Democracy Day 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 30 Monday Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province Observance

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday Republic Day Public Holiday
January 6 Monday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 25 Wednesday Struggle for Human Rights Day Observance
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 13 Monday Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day Observance
May 1 Friday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 4 Monday Anniversary of the Decease of M. R. ?tefánika Observance
May 8 Friday End of World War II National holiday
June 7 Sunday Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation Observance
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
July 5 Sunday St. Cyril & St. Methodius Day National holiday
July 5 Sunday Foreign Slovaks Day Observance
July 17 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 4 Tuesday Matice Slovenska Day Observance
August 29 Saturday National Uprising Day National holiday
September 1 Tuesday Constitution Day Public Holiday
September 9 Wednesday Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of racial violence Observance
September 15 Tuesday Day of Our Lady of Sorrows National holiday
September 19 Saturday Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day Observance
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 6 Tuesday Dukla Pass Victims Day Observance
October 27 Tuesday ?ernová Tragedy Day Observance
October 28 Wednesday Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State Observance
October 29 Thursday Birth of ?udovít ?túr Day Observance
October 30 Friday Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation Observance
October 31 Saturday Reformation Day Common Local holiday
November 1 Sunday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 17 Tuesday Fight for Freedom and Democracy Day 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 30 Wednesday Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province Observance