Antartica

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Antartica for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

Antarctica is the coldest, driest and windiest continent. Approximately 98% of Antarctica is covered by ice, making it a polar desert. It is the least populated continent. As the last region on Earth to be discovered, Antarctica was founded in 1820, and is mostly inhabited by research teams who reside at research stations. Antarctica’s native organisms include algae, bacteria, fungi, penguins, seals and tardigrades. Antarctica is a de facto condominium, governed by 12 countries who signed the Antarctic Treaty in 1959.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
January 1st Wednesday Durin's Day
February 23rd Sunday Founder's Day
February 29th Saturday Leap Day
March 15th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
April 5th Sunday First Contact Day
May 10th Sunday Whacking Day
May 25th Monday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 22nd Monday Summerween
July 4th Saturday Freedom Day
August 18th Tuesday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 25th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 20th Sunday Unification Day
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
October 31st Saturday Harry Potter Day
November 24th Tuesday Hogswatch
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 23rd Wednesday Festivus
December 25th Friday Winter Veil
December 25th Friday Decemberween
December 31st Thursday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="AQ" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"