Leinster, Ireland

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

Located in the North Atlantic Ocean is the Island country of Ireland. Known as the Emerald Isle, Ireland has many trees, woodlands, rolling green hills and beautiful green countryside areas. The earliest evidence of man can be dated to 10,500 BC. By the first century, Gaelic Ireland began to flourish. Ireland became part of the United Kingdom in 1801 with the Acts of Union, however by the early 1900’s Ireland was divided. The Irish Free State was founded as the Republic of Ireland on December 29, 1937, while Northern Ireland remained part of the United Kingdom.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
January 1st Wednesday Durin's Day
February 23rd Sunday Founder's Day
February 29th Saturday Leap Day
March 15th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 17th Tuesday Saint Patrick's Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
March 22nd Sunday Mother's Day
April 5th Sunday First Contact Day
April 6th Monday Second Contact Day
April 10th Friday Good Friday
April 12th Sunday Easter
April 13th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
May 4th Monday The First Monday in May Long weekend.
May 10th Sunday Whacking Day
June 1st Monday June Holiday Long weekend.
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 21st Sunday Father's Day
June 22nd Monday Summerween
July 4th Saturday Freedom Day
August 3rd Monday August Holiday Long weekend.
August 18th Tuesday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 25th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
September 29th Tuesday Hive Day
October 9th Friday Federation Day
October 26th Monday October Holiday Long weekend.
October 31st Saturday Harry Potter Day
November 24th Tuesday Hogswatch
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 23rd Wednesday Festivus
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 25th Friday Decemberween
December 25th Friday Winter Veil
December 26th Saturday Saint Stephen's Day
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.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="IE-L" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"