South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands for 2021 ready to be integrated into your application.

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is a remote island group located in the Southern Atlantic Ocean. Discovered in 1775 by Captain James Cook, different islands in this archipelago became a British Overseas Territory between 1775 and 1908. Due to its remote location and a polar weather, this region is the least populated of all the British Overseas Territories, most of whom are government officers and research scientists. The islands’ economy rely upon the toothfish industry.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 17th Sunday Possession Day
March 20th Saturday March Equinox
April 2nd Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 4th Sunday Easter
April 5th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
April 25th Sunday Liberation Day
May 20th Thursday Shackleton Day
June 21st Monday Midwinter Day Long weekend.
June 21st Monday June Solstice
September 4th Saturday Toothfish Day
September 22nd Wednesday September Equinox
December 21st Tuesday December Solstice
December 24th Friday Christmas Eve
December 25th Saturday Christmas Day
December 26th Sunday Boxing Day
December 31st Friday 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.

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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="GS" -d year="2021" -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": "GS",
  "year": "2021",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'GS',
  year: '2021',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'GS',
  'year' => '2021',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "GS"
$Body.year = "2021"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'GS',
  'year': '2021',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'GS',
  'year': '2021',
})