Public Holidays in the Bahamas




New Year's Day

1 January

1 January

Majority Rule Day

10 January

10 January

Good Friday

10 April

2 April

Easter Monday

13 April

5 April

Whit Monday

1 June

24 May

Labour Day

5 June

4 June

Independence Day

10 July

10 July

Emancipation Day

3 August

2 August

Discovery Day

12 October

12 October 

Christmas Day

25 December

25 December

Boxing Day

26 December

26 December

*If a public holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday becomes a holiday. Holidays falling on Tuesday are usually celebrated on the previous Monday, while those falling on Wednesday or Thursday are celebrated on the following Friday (with the exception of Independence Day, Christmas Day and Boxing Day).

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