Haiti Public Holidays List 2023
Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Haiti year 2023
New Year's Day/Independence Day (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ Day (02 Jan) : Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ Day is a national/legal holiday in Haiti
Valentine's Day (14 Feb) : Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Carnival/Shrove Tuesday (21 Feb) : Shrove Tuesday is a religious holiday that is on the day before Ash Wednesday. It is also known as the Tuesday of Carnival, which is a festive occasion among many cultures.
Carnival / Ash Wednesday (22 Feb) : Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
March Equinox (20 Mar) : March Equinox in Haiti (Port-au-Prince)
Good Friday (07 Apr) : Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday (09 Apr) : Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Agriculture and Labor Day (01 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Flag Day/University Day (18 May) : Flag Day/University Day is a national/legal holiday in Haiti
Mother's Day (28 May) : Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Corpus Christi (08 Jun) : Corpus Christi is a Christian feast in honor of the Holy Eucharist.
June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Haiti (Port-au-Prince)
Father's Day (25 Jun) : Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
Assumption of Mary (15 Aug) : The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.
September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Haiti (Port-au-Prince)
Dessalines Day (17 Oct) : Dessalines Day is a national/legal holiday in Haiti
All Saints' Day (01 Nov) : Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
All Souls' Day (02 Nov) : All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
Vertières Day (18 Nov) : Vertières Day is a national/legal holiday in Haiti
December Solstice (21 Dec) : December Solstice in Haiti (Port-au-Prince)
Christmas Eve (24 Dec) : Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve (31 Dec) : New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.