Public holidays
The most important public holidays in Surinam take place on the following dates. Holidays marked with an asterix (*) depend on the situation in a year. The day is set but the date differs each year.

1 January New Year’s day
* Holi Phagwa (Hindu)
* Good Friday
* Easter Sunday and Monday
* Id-Ul-Fitr (Muslim)
1 May Labour Day
1 July Day of Liberties
25 November Independance Day
25 - 26 December Christmas