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|Monday||January 01||Day of the Establishment of the Slovak Republic||Czechoslovakia split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia|
|Friday||March 30||Good Friday||Friday before Easter Sunday|
|Monday||April 02||Easter Monday||Dyngus Day|
|Tuesday||May 01||Labour Day||International observances began with the Haymarket Riot in Chicago|
|Tuesday||May 08||Day of victory over fascism||The end of World War II in Europe; initially celebrated one day later|
|Thursday||July 05||St Cyril and Methodius Day||Slavic missionaries Cyril (Constantine) and Metod (Methodius) came to Great Moravia|
|Wednesday||August 29||Slovak National Uprising anniversary||National Day. The Slovaks rose against Nazi Germany in 1944|
|Saturday||September 01||Slovak Constitution Day||The constitution of independent Slovakia was adopted in Bratislava in 1992|
|Saturday||September 15||Day of Our Lady of Sorrows||The Patron saint of Slovakia is the Blessed Virgin Mary|
|Thursday||November 01||All Saints Day||Cemeteries are visited on or around this day|
|Saturday||November 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|
|Monday||December 24||Christmas Eve||Christmas presents are opened in the evening on Christmas Eve in Slovakia|
|Tuesday||December 25||Christmas Day||First Christmas Holiday|
|Wednesday||December 26||St Stephens Day||Second Christmas Holiday|