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Emancipation Day in The Bahamas

Is Emancipation Day a Public Holiday?

Emancipation Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Emancipation Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015MonAug 3Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2016MonAug 1Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2017MonAug 7Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2018MonAug 6Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2019MonAug 5Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2020MonAug 3Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2021MonAug 2Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2022MonAug 1Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2023MonAug 7Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2024MonAug 5Emancipation DayPublic Holiday
2025MonAug 4Emancipation DayPublic Holiday

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