Places in Belize

Top events in Belize

August
01

An alternative one: the Deer Dance Festival takes place each August, in the old Mayan village of San Antonio. Festivities include a dance re-...

August
01

Belize’s biggest event of the year, the Costa Maya Festival is a week of dancing and music and the beauty pageant for Miss Costa Maya, with...

September
10

In 1798, an invading force from Mexico tried to claim Belize for Spain. The local residents, assisted by black slaves, fought them off in a battle...

Belize Public Holidays

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

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on Sunday are generally observed the following Monday.

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
March
09
Baron Bliss Day
Start date:
9 March 2014
March
10
Commonwealth Day
Start date:
10 March 2014
April
18
Good Friday
Start date:
18 April 2014
April
19
Holy Saturday
Start date:
19 April 2014
April
21
Easter Monday
Start date:
21 April 2014
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014
September
10
St George's Caye Day
Start date:
10 September 2014
September
21
Independence Day
Start date:
21 September 2014
October
12
Columbus Day
Start date:
12 October 2014
November
17
Garifuna Settlement Day
Start date:
17 November 2014
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2014
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2014

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
March
09
Baron Bliss Day
Start date:
9 March 2015
March
09
Commonwealth Day
Start date:
9 March 2015
April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
April
04
Holy Saturday
Start date:
4 April 2015
April
06
Easter Monday
Start date:
6 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
September
10
St George's Caye Day
Start date:
10 September 2015
September
21
Independence Day
Start date:
21 September 2015
October
12
Columbus Day
Start date:
12 October 2015
November
19
Garifuna Settlement Day
Start date:
19 November 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2015
Edited by Jane Duru
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