Saint Lucy, Barbados

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Saint Lucy, Barbados for 2018 ready to be integrated into your application.

The Caribbean island country of Barbados is located in the West Indies. Spanish explorers, who brought wild boars, originally claimed the island in the 15th century. In 1625, Barbados was taken over by the British, and was established as a colony in 1627. Barbados became the center of the English African slave trade until 1807, when slavery was outlawed. On November 30 1966, Barbados was established as an independent state of the British Commonwealth.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday Durin's Day
January 1st Monday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 21st Sunday Errol Barrow Day
February 23rd Friday Founder's Day
March 1st Thursday Leap Day
March 3rd Saturday UN World Wildlife Day
March 18th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
March 30th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 1st Sunday Easter
April 2nd Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
April 5th Thursday First Contact Day
April 6th Friday Second Contact Day
April 28th Saturday National Heroes' Day
May 1st Tuesday Labor Day
May 10th Thursday Whacking Day
May 13th Sunday Mother's Day
May 21st Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
May 25th Friday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 17th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
June 22nd Friday Summerween
July 4th Wednesday Freedom Day
August 1st Wednesday Emancipation Day
August 6th Monday Kadooment Day
August 18th Saturday Mail Order Catalog Day
September 20th Thursday Unification Day
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
October 9th Tuesday Federation Day
October 31st Wednesday Harry Potter Day
November 30th Friday Independence Day Long weekend.
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 23rd Sunday Festivus
December 24th Monday Christmas Eve
December 25th Tuesday Decemberween
December 25th Tuesday Winter Veil
December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
December 26th Wednesday Boxing Day
December 31st Monday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="BB-07" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"