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Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ Day in Haiti

Is Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ Day a Public Holiday?

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

In 2022, it falls on a Sunday, and some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016SatJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2017MonJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2018TueJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2019WedJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2020ThuJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2021SatJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2022SunJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2023MonJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2024TueJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2025ThuJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday
2026FriJan 2Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ DayNational/legal holiday

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