Belize, Belize

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

The country of Belize was founded on September 21, 1981. It is believed the Myan Civilization called this area in Central America home sometime between 1500 BC to 1200 AD. In 1638 both the British and Spanish claimed this land, however in 1840, Belize became British Honduras, and then as a British Crown colony in 1862. In 1981, Belize was established as an independent country.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
March 3rd Tuesday World Wildlife Day
March 9th Monday Baron Bliss Day Long weekend.
March 20th Friday March Equinox
April 10th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 11th Saturday Holy Saturday
April 12th Sunday Easter
April 13th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
May 1st Friday Labor Day Long weekend.
May 10th Sunday Mother's Day
May 24th Sunday Commonwealth Day Long weekend.
May 25th Monday Commonwealth Day (Observed) Long weekend.
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 21st Sunday Father's Day
June 30th Tuesday International Asteroid Day
July 18th Saturday Nelson Mandela International Day
September 10th Thursday Saint George's Caye Day
September 21st Monday Independence Day Long weekend.
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
October 12th Monday Day of the Americas Long weekend.
November 19th Thursday Garifuna Settlement Day
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 25th Friday Boxing Day (Observed) Long weekend.
December 26th Saturday Boxing Day Long weekend.
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.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

We are continuously monitoring for changes to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible.
If you happen to notice a mistake, please get in touch.
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="BZ-BZ" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "BZ-BZ",
  "year": "2020",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'BZ-BZ',
  year: '2020',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'BZ-BZ',
  'year' => '2020',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "BZ-BZ"
$Body.year = "2020"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'BZ-BZ',
  'year': '2020',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'BZ-BZ',
  'year': '2020',
})