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Independence Day in Guyana

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Is Independence Day a Public Holiday?

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

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2016ThuMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2017FriMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2018SatMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2019SunMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2019MonMay 27Day off for Independence DayPublic Holiday
2020TueMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2021WedMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2022ThuMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2023FriMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2024SunMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday
2024MonMay 27Day off for Independence DayPublic Holiday
2025MonMay 26Independence DayPublic Holiday

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