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Saint Helena has a total of 15 holidays in 2020. 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.
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||Wednesday, January 1, 2020||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Friday, March 20, 2020||March Equinox in Saint Helena (Jamestown)|
||Friday, April 10, 2020||Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.|
||Sunday, April 12, 2020||Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.|
||Monday, April 13, 2020||Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.|
|Saint Helena Day
||Thursday, May 21, 2020||Saint Helena Day is a public holiday in Saint Helena|
||Monday, June 1, 2020||Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday that falls on the day after Pentecost, which is also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday.|
|Queen Elizabeth II's Birthday
||Monday, June 8, 2020||The Queen's birthday, also known as the Queen's Official Birthday, is celebrated in many Commonwealth countries around the world. It is a public holiday in countries such as Australia, New Zealand, and Gibraltar, although on different dates.|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020||June Solstice in Saint Helena (Jamestown)|
|August Bank Holiday
||Monday, August 31, 2020||August Bank Holiday is a public holiday in Saint Helena|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020||September Equinox in Saint Helena (Jamestown)|
||Monday, December 21, 2020||December Solstice in Saint Helena (Jamestown)|
||Friday, December 25, 2020||Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Saturday, December 26, 2020||Boxing Day is a public holiday in Saint Helena|
|Day off for Boxing Day
||Monday, December 28, 2020||Boxing Day is a public holiday in Saint Helena|