Jamaica Public Holidays List 2023
Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Jamaica year 2023
|1||01 Jan, Sunday||New Year's Day||National holiday|
|2||02 Jan, Monday||New Year's Day observed||National holiday|
|3||14 Feb, Tuesday||Valentine's Day||Observance|
|4||22 Feb, Wednesday||Ash Wednesday||National holiday|
|5||20 Mar, Monday||March Equinox||Season|
|6||07 Apr, Friday||Good Friday||National holiday|
|7||09 Apr, Sunday||Easter Sunday||Observance|
|8||10 Apr, Monday||Easter Monday||National holiday|
|9||14 May, Sunday||Mother's Day||Observance|
|10||23 May, Tuesday||Labor Day / May Day||National holiday|
|11||18 Jun, Sunday||Father's Day||Observance|
|12||21 Jun, Wednesday||June Solstice||Season|
|13||01 Aug, Tuesday||Emancipation Day||National holiday|
|14||07 Aug, Monday||Independence Day||National holiday|
|15||23 Sep, Saturday||September Equinox||Season|
|16||16 Oct, Monday||National Heroes' Day||National holiday|
|17||21 Dec, Thursday||December Solstice||Season|
|18||24 Dec, Sunday||Christmas Eve||Observance|
|19||25 Dec, Monday||Christmas Day||National holiday|
|20||26 Dec, Tuesday||Boxing Day||National holiday|
|21||31 Dec, Sunday||New Year's Eve||Observance|
New Year's Day (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Day observed (02 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Valentine's Day (14 Feb) : Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Ash Wednesday (22 Feb) : Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
March Equinox (20 Mar) : March Equinox in Jamaica (Kingston)
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.
Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Mother's Day (14 May) : Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Labor Day / May Day (23 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Father's Day (18 Jun) : Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Jamaica (Kingston)
Emancipation Day (01 Aug) : Emancipation Day is a public holiday in Jamaica
Independence Day (07 Aug) : Independence Day is a public holiday in Jamaica
September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Jamaica (Kingston)
National Heroes' Day (16 Oct) : National Heroes' Day is a public holiday in Jamaica
December Solstice (21 Dec) : December Solstice in Jamaica (Kingston)
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.
Boxing Day (26 Dec) : Boxing Day is a public holiday in Jamaica
New Year's Eve (31 Dec) : New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.