Guernsey has a total of 18 holidays in 2017. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Weekday Date
New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Sunday January 1
March Equinox
Monday March 20
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday March 26
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday April 14
Easter Monday
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Monday April 17
May Day
Monday May 1
Liberation Day (except Alderney and Sark)
Tuesday May 9
Liberation Day (only Sark)
Wednesday May 10
Spring Bank Holiday
Monday May 29
June Solstice
Wednesday June 21
Summer Bank Holiday (only Alderney)
Monday August 7
Summer Bank Holiday (except Alderney)
Monday August 28
September Equinox
Friday September 22
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday October 29
Homecoming Day (only Alderney)
Friday December 15
December Solstice
Thursday December 21
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Monday December 25
Boxing Day
Tuesday December 26