Top events in Barbados

January
01

Barbados' National Heroes Day is recognised on 28 April and celebrates the life and achievements of 10 of its most notable citizens. These are...

January
01

Visitors are given access into some of the island’s rich historic homes that usually remain closed to the general public. It occurs every...

January
11

Local, national and international jazz performers take to the stage for this annual event, which attracts music fans from all over the world....

Barbados Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on Sunday are observed the following Monday.

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
January
21
Errol Barrow Day
Start date:
21 January 2014
April
18
Good Friday
Start date:
18 April 2014
April
21
Easter Monday
Start date:
21 April 2014
April
28
National Heroes' Day
Start date:
28 April 2014
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014
June
09
Whit Monday
Start date:
9 June 2014
August
01
Emancipation Day
Start date:
1 August 2014
August
04
Kadooment Day
Start date:
4 August 2014
November
30
Independence Day
Start date:
30 November 2014
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2014

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
January
21
Errol Barrow Day
Start date:
21 January 2015
April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
April
06
Easter Monday
Start date:
6 April 2015
April
28
National Heroes' Day
Start date:
28 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
May
25
Whit Monday
Start date:
25 May 2015
August
01
Emancipation Day
Start date:
1 August 2015
August
03
Kadooment Day
Start date:
3 August 2015
November
30
Independence Day
Start date:
30 November 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
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