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List of Slovak Public & Religious Holidays

National Holidays

National holidays are days off in Slovakia.


January 1

New Year´s Day and Independence Day of the Slovak Republic

July 5

Day of the Apostles St. Cyril and St. Methodius

August 29

Anniversary of the Slovak National Uprising

September 1

Day of Constitution of the Slovak Republic

November 17

Day of Freedom and Democracy of the Slovak Republic

Public & Religious Holidays

Public and religious holidays are days off in Slovakia.


January 6

Catholic Epiphany

April 18

Good Friday

April 21

Easter Monday

May 1

Labour Day / May Day

May 8

Liberation of the Republic

September 15

Our Lady of the Seven Sorrows

November 1

All Saints´ Day

December 24

Christmas Eve

December 25

Christmas Day

December 26

Boxing Day

Commemorative Days

Commemorative days are labour days in Slovakia unless they fall on Saturday or Sunday.


March 25

Human Rights Day

April 13

Day of Unjustly Persecuted

May 4

Anniversary of the Demise of Milan Rastislav Štefánik

June 7

Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation

July 5

Slovak Expatriots Day

July 17

Day of the Declaration of Independence of the Slovak Republic

August 4

Day of ´Matica Slovenská´ Organization

September 9

Holocaust and Racial Violence Victims Day

September 19

Constitution of the Slovak National Council Day

October 6

Dukla Pass Victims Day

October 27

Černov Tragedy Day

October 28

Independence Day of the First Czechoslovak Republic

October 29

Anniversary of the Birth of Ľudovít Štúr

October 30

Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation

October 31

Reformation Day

December 30

Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province