Slovakia has a total of 36 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 downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date
Republic Day
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.
Monday, January 6, 2020
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020
Struggle for Human Rights Day
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday, April 10, 2020
Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Sunday, April 12, 2020
Easter Monday
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Monday, April 13, 2020
Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day
Monday, April 13, 2020
Labor Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Friday, May 1, 2020
Anniversary of the Decease of M. R. Štefánik
Monday, May 4, 2020
End of World War II
Friday, May 8, 2020
Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation
Sunday, June 7, 2020
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020
St. Cyril & St. Methodius Day
Sunday, July 5, 2020
Foreign Slovaks Day
Sunday, July 5, 2020
Independence Day
Friday, July 17, 2020
Matice Slovenska Day
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
National Uprising Day
Saturday, August 29, 2020
Constitution Day
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of racial violence
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Day of Our Lady of Sorrows
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day
Saturday, September 19, 2020
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Dukla Pass Victims Day
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Černová Tragedy Day
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Birth of Ľudovít Ŝtúr Day
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation
Friday, October 30, 2020
Reformation Day
Saturday, October 31, 2020
All Saints' Day
Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Sunday, November 1, 2020
Fight for Freedom and Democracy Day
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Thursday, December 24, 2020
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Friday, December 25, 2020
St. Stephen's Day
Saturday, December 26, 2020
Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province
Wednesday, December 30, 2020