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Public holidays in Antigua and Barbuda

Date English Name Remarks
January 1 New Year's Day If 1 Jan is a Sunday, then Monday 2 Jan is a public holiday[1][2]
Two days before Easter[3] Good Friday
One day after Easter[3] Easter Monday
First Monday in May Labour Day Marked by singing, dance, and free transportation to areas where celebrations occur.
50 days after Easter[3] Whit Monday
First Monday in August August Monday (Carnival)
Tuesday after First Monday in August August Tuesday
November 1 Independence Day Celebrated on the following Monday if 1 Nov is a Saturday or Sunday[1]. Frequently associated with a parade, distribution of awards and a national food fair.
December 9 National Heroes Day Sometimes called VC Bird Day. Marked by speeches and family gatherings.
December 25 Christmas Day If 25 Dec falls on a Saturday or Sunday, then 27 December (which is then a Monday or a Tuesday) is a public holiday[1].
December 26 Boxing Day

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