Public Holidays in Slovakia in 2015

Slovakia Upcoming Holidays in Slovakia

Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve

24 December 2015 This National holiday is in 26 days. elebrated with a holy supper of twelve dishes representing the twelve apostles.

Christmas Day
Christmas Day

25 December 2015 This National holiday is in 27 days. The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which (traditionally, but unlikely in reality)...

St Stephens Day
St Stephens Day

26 December 2015 This National holiday is in 28 days. The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was...

Slovakia National public holidays of Slovakia in 2015

Day Date Holiday Comments
Thursday January 01 Jan 1 Day of the Establishment of the Slovak Republic Czechoslovakia split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia
Tuesday January 06 Jan 6 Epiphany
Friday April 03 Apr 3 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday April 06 Apr 6 Easter Monday Dyngus Day
Friday May 01 May 1 Labour Day International observances began with the Haymarket Riot in Chicago
Friday May 08 May 8 Day of victory over fascism The end of World War II in Europe; initially celebrated one day later
Sunday July 05 Jul 5 St Cyril and Methodius Day Slavic missionaries Cyril (Constantine) and Metod (Methodius) came to Great Moravia
Saturday August 29 Aug 29 Slovak National Uprising anniversary National Day. The Slovaks rose against Nazi Germany in 1944
Tuesday September 01 Sep 1 Slovak Constitution Day The constitution of independent Slovakia was adopted in Bratislava in 1992
Tuesday September 15 Sep 15 Day of Our Lady of Sorrows The Patron saint of Slovakia is the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday November 01 Nov 1 All Saints Day Cemeteries are visited on or around this day
Tuesday November 17 Nov 17 Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day Commemorating the student demonstration against Nazi occupation in 1939, and especially the demonstration in 1989 in Prague considered to mark the beginning of the Velvet Revolution
Thursday December 24 Dec 24 Christmas Eve Christmas presents are opened in the evening on Christmas Eve in Slovakia
Friday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day First Christmas Holiday
Saturday December 26 Dec 26 St Stephens Day Second Christmas Holiday


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  • Holidays are observed on their calendar date. If the date of a holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, then the holiday will not be moved to a weekday.

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