2022 IRELAND HOLIDAYS
The next public holiday in Ireland is
31st October, MondayOctober Bank Holiday
List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Ireland in 2022
|SaturdaySat||Jan 01, 2022Jan 01||New Year's Day|
|ThursdayThu||Mar 17, 2022Mar 17||St. Patrick's Day|
|FridayFri||Apr 15, 2022Apr 15||Good Friday|
|SundaySun||Apr 17, 2022Apr 17||Easter|
|MondayMon||Apr 18, 2022Apr 18||Easter Monday|
|MondayMon||May 02, 2022May 02||May Bank Holiday|
|MondayMon||Jun 06, 2022Jun 06||June Bank Holiday|
|MondayMon||Aug 01, 2022Aug 01||August Bank Holiday|
|MondayMon||Oct 31, 2022Oct 31||October Bank Holiday|
|SundaySun||Dec 25, 2022Dec 25||Christmas|
|MondayMon||Dec 26, 2022Dec 26||St. Stephen's Day|
Public Holidays in Ireland
October Bank Holiday
Monday Oct 31, 2022
The upcoming Ireland holiday October Bank Holiday is in 78 days from today.
Sunday Dec 25, 2022
The upcoming Ireland holiday Christmas is in 133 days from today.
St. Stephen's Day
Monday Dec 26, 2022
The upcoming Ireland holiday St. Stephen's Day is in 134 days from today.
2022 Public Holidays Ireland Service
The above is the list of 2022 public holidays declared in Ireland which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Ireland holiday calendar for 2022 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.
The Republic of Ireland is divided into two; the Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Similar public holidays are celebrated differently in the two parts. The Republic of Ireland has nine official public holidays while Northern Ireland has ten official public holidays.
On public holidays, government offices, schools and businesses are closed. The employees are entitled to a paid day off during public holidays by the organization they are working for at the time. However, there is an exception for the employees who have not worked for their employers for at least 40 hours in 5 weeks. Where the public holiday falls in a weekend, it is observed as a day off on the next weekday.
The Christian religion is dominant in the Republic of Ireland. Majority of religious holidays are hence based on Christian beliefs. Christmas day is the most celebrated holiday; operations are closed including businesses. Celebrations start on the eve of the day through concerts, songs and reading Biblical stories about the birth of Jesus. During Christmas day Christians either congregate in churches for services or have a picnic with families.
Easter celebrations are marked as a public holiday too. However, Good Friday is not recognized as an official public holiday.
Republic of Ireland National holidays includes New Year, Saint Patrick's Day, May Day and St. Stephen. The most celebrated holiday is the New Year. On this day, people thank God for the New Year and is gladly welcomed by everybody in the nation. It is marked with a lot of jubilances accompanied by festivities.