Saint Peter, Dominica

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Saint Peter, Dominica for 2016 ready to be integrated into your application.

It is believed that Christopher Columbus sailed past the island of Dominica on Sunday November 3, 1493. The island, the Commonwealth of Dominica, has been nicknamed the “Nature Isle of the Caribbean,” located in the Caaribbean Sea in the West Indies. Natural hot springs and volcanic geo-thermal activity is still actively present as Dominica is still being formed. The island is known for rainforests, home to many unique plants, animals and birds. Dominica was founded on March 1, 1967.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 1st Friday Durin's Day
February 8th Monday Shrove Monday Long weekend.
February 23rd Tuesday Founder's Day
March 3rd Thursday UN World Wildlife Day
March 20th Sunday March Equinox
March 20th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 25th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
March 27th Sunday Easter
March 28th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
April 5th Tuesday First Contact Day
April 6th Wednesday Second Contact Day
May 1st Sunday Labor Day
May 16th Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
May 25th Wednesday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 20th Monday June Solstice
August 1st Monday Emancipation Day Long weekend.
August 18th Thursday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 30th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 20th Tuesday Unification Day
September 22nd Thursday September Equinox
September 29th Thursday Hive Day
October 9th Sunday Federation Day
October 31st Monday Harry Potter Day
November 3rd Thursday Independence Day
November 4th Friday Community Service Day Long weekend.
December 21st Wednesday December Solstice
December 24th Saturday Christmas Eve
December 25th Sunday Decemberween
December 25th Sunday Winter Veil
December 25th Sunday Christmas Day
December 26th Monday Boxing Day Long weekend.
December 31st Saturday 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="DM-11" -d year="2016" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"