Public holidays and observances in Slovakia

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 Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day Observance
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
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

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday Republic Day Public Holiday
January 6 Wednesday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
March 25 Thursday Struggle for Human Rights Day Observance
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 13 Tuesday Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day Observance
May 1 Saturday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 4 Tuesday Anniversary of the Decease of M. R. Štefánik Observance
May 8 Saturday End of World War II National holiday
June 7 Monday Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation Observance
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 5 Monday St. Cyril & St. Methodius Day National holiday
July 5 Monday Foreign Slovaks Day Observance
July 17 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 4 Wednesday Matice Slovenska Day Observance
August 29 Sunday National Uprising Day National holiday
September 1 Wednesday Constitution Day Public Holiday
September 9 Thursday Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of racial violence Observance
September 15 Wednesday Day of Our Lady of Sorrows National holiday
September 19 Sunday Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day Observance
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 6 Wednesday Dukla Pass Victims Day Observance
October 27 Wednesday ?ernová Tragedy Day Observance
October 28 Thursday Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State Observance
October 29 Friday Birth of ?udovít ?túr Day Observance
October 30 Saturday Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation Observance
October 31 Sunday Reformation Day Common Local holiday
November 1 Monday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 17 Wednesday Fight for Freedom and Democracy Day National holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Sunday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 30 Thursday Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province Observance

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday Republic Day Public Holiday
January 6 Thursday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
March 25 Friday Struggle for Human Rights Day Observance
April 13 Wednesday Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day Observance
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Sunday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 4 Wednesday Anniversary of the Decease of M. R. Štefánik Observance
May 8 Sunday End of World War II National holiday
June 7 Tuesday Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation Observance
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 5 Tuesday St. Cyril & St. Methodius Day National holiday
July 5 Tuesday Foreign Slovaks Day Observance
July 17 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 4 Thursday Matice Slovenska Day Observance
August 29 Monday National Uprising Day National holiday
September 1 Thursday Constitution Day Public Holiday
September 9 Friday Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of racial violence Observance
September 15 Thursday Day of Our Lady of Sorrows National holiday
September 19 Monday Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day Observance
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 6 Thursday Dukla Pass Victims Day Observance
October 27 Thursday ?ernová Tragedy Day Observance
October 28 Friday Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State Observance
October 29 Saturday Birth of ?udovít ?túr Day Observance
October 30 Sunday Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation Observance
October 31 Monday Reformation Day Common Local holiday
November 1 Tuesday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 17 Thursday Fight for Freedom and Democracy Day National holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 30 Friday Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province Observance

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday Republic Day Public Holiday
January 6 Friday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 20 Monday March equinox Season
March 25 Saturday Struggle for Human Rights Day Observance
April 7 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 9 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 10 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 13 Thursday Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day Observance
May 1 Monday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 4 Thursday Anniversary of the Decease of M. R. Štefánik Observance
May 8 Monday End of World War II National holiday
June 7 Wednesday Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation Observance
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
July 5 Wednesday St. Cyril & St. Methodius Day National holiday
July 5 Wednesday Foreign Slovaks Day Observance
July 17 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 4 Friday Matice Slovenska Day Observance
August 29 Tuesday National Uprising Day National holiday
September 1 Friday Constitution Day Public Holiday
September 9 Saturday Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of racial violence Observance
September 15 Friday Day of Our Lady of Sorrows National holiday
September 19 Tuesday Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day Observance
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
October 6 Friday Dukla Pass Victims Day Observance
October 27 Friday ?ernová Tragedy Day Observance
October 28 Saturday Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State Observance
October 29 Sunday Birth of ?udovít ?túr Day Observance
October 30 Monday Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation Observance
October 31 Tuesday Reformation Day Common Local holiday
November 1 Wednesday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 17 Friday Fight for Freedom and Democracy Day National holiday
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Tuesday St. Stephen's Day National holiday
December 30 Saturday Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province Observance