Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Upper Demerara-Berbice, Guyana for 2024 ready to be integrated into your application.
Guyana was originally inhabited by indigenous groups and is known as the “land of many waters” due to its many rivers. This English speaking country located on the northern coast of South America, was first settled by the Dutch in in the late 15th century, then in the 18th century, became a British colony. On February 23, 1970, the Co-Operative Republic of Guyana was established.
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|January 1st||Monday||New Year's Day||Long weekend.|
|February 23rd||Friday||Republic Day||Long weekend.|
|March 20th||Wednesday||March Equinox|
|March 25th||Monday||Festival of Colors||Long weekend.|
|March 29th||Friday||Good Friday||Long weekend.|
|April 1st||Monday||Easter Monday||Long weekend.|
|May 1st||Wednesday||Labor Day|
|May 5th||Sunday||Arrival Day|
|May 26th||Sunday||Independence Day|
|June 16th||Sunday||Feast of the Sacrifice|
|June 20th||Thursday||June Solstice|
|July 1st||Monday||CARICOM Day||Long weekend.|
|August 1st||Thursday||Emancipation Day|
|September 15th||Sunday||Birth of the Prophet|
|September 22nd||Sunday||September Equinox|
|October 31st||Thursday||Festival of Lights|
|December 21st||Saturday||December Solstice|
|December 24th||Tuesday||Christmas Eve|
|December 25th||Wednesday||Christmas Day|
|December 26th||Thursday||Boxing Day|
|December 31st||Tuesday||New Year's Eve|