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Grenada : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months

  • Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)
  • Internet domain: .gd - Telephone code: +1-473 - International dialing code: 011 - GMT offset: -4 (DST: no)
  • Weekend: Saturday & Sunday
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    Friday july 5, 2024Summer holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Monday august 5, 2024Emancipation DaySecular holiday
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    Monday august 12, 2024CarnivalSecular holiday
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    Tuesday august 13, 2024Carnival TuesdaySecular holiday
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    Monday august 19, 2024Regional holidaySecular holiday
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    Sunday september 1, 2024Kirani James dayEvents, celebrations...
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    Monday september 2, 2024Summer holiday (end)School holidays
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    Saturday october 19, 2024National Heroes DaySecular holiday
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    Friday october 25, 2024ThanksgivingSecular holiday
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    Friday december 13, 2024Christmas holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Wednesday december 25, 2024Christmas DayCatholic or protestant
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    Thursday december 26, 2024Boxing DaySecular holiday
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    Summer holiday (beginning)

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    Friday july 5, 2024
    School holidays :

    Emancipation Day

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    Monday august 5, 2024
    Secular holiday : Celebrating the abolition of slavery.

    Carnival

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    Monday august 12, 2024
    Secular holiday : From dawn on Carnival Monday, the streets of Grenada's towns are filled with traditional masqueraders depicting Devils (Jab-Jabs) and social commentaries of the highlights of the past year (Ole Mas). Spectators and masqueraders dance to the sounds of steel bands and DJ’s playing the latest carnival melodies.

    Carnival Tuesday

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    Tuesday august 13, 2024
    Secular holiday : Carnival celebrations come to an end on Carnival Tuesday with the parade of the bands. Masqueraders dance through the streets showcasing their brightly coloured costumes to the delight of the crowd with sounds of steel bands and DJ’s playing the latest carnival songs

    Regional holiday

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    Monday august 19, 2024
    Secular holiday : in St George only http://www.grenadagrenadines.com/cal.html

    Kirani James day

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    Sunday september 1, 2024
    Culture : Kirani James won gold at the 2012 Olympics in London

    Summer holiday (end)

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    Monday september 2, 2024
    School holidays :

    National Heroes Day

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    Saturday october 19, 2024
    Secular holiday : To commemorate the 1983 killings of former prime minister Maurice Bishop and several members of his cabinet leading to the collapse of the left wing People’s Revolutionary Government (PRG) from 2023

    Thanksgiving

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    Friday october 25, 2024
    Secular holiday : Relations with the United States were strained when Maurice Bishop took power in a bloodless coup and suspended the 1974 Constitution. Following another coup in which Bishop among others were executed, the United States invaded Grenada on October 25, 1983. They were accompanied by troups from Jamaica, Barbados, and other countries. The Constitution was reinstated, and elections were held the following year.

    Christmas holiday (beginning)

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    Friday december 13, 2024
    School holidays :

    Christmas Day

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    Wednesday december 25, 2024
    Catholic or protestant : Christmas Day in Grenada is marked by religious celebrations and an increased generosity of spirit among the local population. Christmas traditions include the display of Nativity scenes, the decoration of Christmas trees and homes, Christmas parties with Santa Claus being the special guest at children's parties and the exchange of gifts during the festive season.

    Boxing Day

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    Thursday december 26, 2024
    Secular holiday : Boxing Day is a holiday celebrated on the day following Christmas Day, when servants and tradesmen would traditionally receive gifts known as a Christmas box from their masters, employers or customers. Due to historical reasons, depending on the year, Boxing Day can be celebrated BEFORE Christmas