Ireland has a total of 12 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Name of Holiday Day Date Type
New Year's Day Monday January 1 public
Mother's Day Sunday March 11 observance
St. Patrick’s Day Saturday March 17 public
Good Friday Friday March 30 observance
Easter Sunday Sunday April 1 public
Easter Monday Monday April 2 public
May Day Monday May 7 public
First Monday in June Monday June 4 public
First Monday in August Monday August 6 public
October Bank Holiday Monday October 29 public
Christmas Day Tuesday December 25 public
St. Stephen's Day Wednesday December 26 public