Suriname has a total of 20 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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Holiday Date Details
New Year
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Chinese New Year
Saturday, January 25, 2020 Chinese New Year is the first day of the Chinese calendar, which is a lunisolar calendar mainly used for traditional celebrations.
Revolution Day
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 Revolution Day is a public holiday in Suriname
Holi Phagwa
Monday, March 9, 2020 Holi Phagwa is a public holiday in Suriname
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Suriname (Paramaribo)
Good Friday
Friday, April 10, 2020 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 13, 2020 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Labor Day
Friday, May 1, 2020 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Eid al-Fitr
Sunday, May 24, 2020 Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Suriname (Paramaribo)
Freedom Day
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 Freedom Day is a public holiday in Suriname
Eid al-Adha
Friday, July 31, 2020 Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
Indigenous Peoples Day
Sunday, August 9, 2020 Indigenous Peoples Day is a public holiday in Suriname
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Suriname (Paramaribo)
Day of the Maroons
Saturday, October 10, 2020 Day of the Maroons is a public holiday in Suriname
Saturday, November 14, 2020 Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is one of the most popular Hindu festivals.
Independence Day
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 Independence Day is a public holiday in Suriname
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Suriname (Paramaribo)
Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Suriname