Public Holidays in Trinidad and Tobago in 2018

Trinidad and Tobago Upcoming Holidays in Trinidad and Tobago

Christmas Day
Christmas Day

25 December 2018 This National holiday is in 39 days. The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus, the date which according to tradition took pl...

Boxing Day
Boxing Day

26 December 2018 This National holiday is in 40 days. The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was...

New Year's Day
New Year's Day

1 January 2019 This National holiday is in 46 days. New Years Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar,...

Trinidad and Tobago List of National Public holidays of Trinidad and Tobago in 2018

Day Date Holiday Comments
Monday January 01 New Year's Day
Monday February 12 Carnival Monday Most businesses are closed
Tuesday February 13 Carnival Tuesday Most businesses are closed
Friday March 30 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Friday March 30 Spritual Baptist Day
Sunday April 01 Easter Day
Monday April 02 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
Wednesday May 30 Indian Arrival Day
Thursday May 31 Corpus Christi second Thursday after Whitsun
Friday June 15 Eid Al Fitr End of Ramadan
Tuesday June 19 Labour Day
Wednesday August 01 Emancipation Day
Friday August 31 Independence Day
Monday September 24 Republic Day
Tuesday November 06 Diwali Dewali
Tuesday December 25 Christmas Day
Wednesday December 26 Boxing Day


National Holiday Not a Public Holiday


  • If a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the holiday will be observed on the Monday immediately following.
  • If two public holidays fall on the same day, the following day is also given as a public holiday.
  • Most businesses are closed on Carnival Monday and Tuesday, even though these days are not public holidays.

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