Berry Islands, Bahamas

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Berry Islands, Bahamas for 2017 ready to be integrated into your application.

The gateway to the “New World,” the Bahamas were discovered in 1492 by Christopher Colombus. During the mid 1600’s the Bahamas became a British colony. On July 10, 1973, The Commonwealth of the Bahamas was established as an independent country. The Bahamian islands is made up of over 700 islands, cays and islets in the Atlantic Ocean.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Sunday New Year's Day
January 1st Sunday Durin's Day
January 10th Tuesday Majority Rule Day
February 23rd Thursday Founder's Day
March 1st Wednesday Leap Day
March 19th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
April 5th Wednesday First Contact Day
April 14th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 16th Sunday Easter
April 17th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
May 14th Sunday Mother's Day
May 25th Thursday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 2nd Friday Labor Day Long weekend.
June 5th Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
June 18th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 22nd Thursday Summerween
July 10th Monday Independence Day Long weekend.
August 5th Saturday Emancipation Day
August 18th Friday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 29th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 20th Wednesday Unification Day
September 22nd Friday September Equinox
September 29th Friday Hive Day
October 12th Thursday National Heroes' Day
October 31st Tuesday Harry Potter Day
December 21st Thursday December Solstice
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Winter Veil
December 25th Monday Decemberween
December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 26th Tuesday Boxing Day
December 31st Sunday 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="BS-BY" -d year="2017" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"