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2023 IRELAND HOLIDAYS

The next public holiday in Ireland is

25th December, SundayChristmas

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Ireland in 2023

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
SundaySunJan 01, 2023Jan 01New Year's Day
FridayFriMar 17, 2023Mar 17St. Patrick's Day
FridayFriApr 07, 2023Apr 07Good Friday
SundaySunApr 09, 2023Apr 09Easter
MondayMonApr 10, 2023Apr 10Easter Monday
MondayMonMay 01, 2023May 01May Bank Holiday
MondayMonJun 05, 2023Jun 05June Bank Holiday
MondayMonAug 07, 2023Aug 07August Bank Holiday
MondayMonOct 30, 2023Oct 30October Bank Holiday
MondayMonDec 25, 2023Dec 25Christmas
TuesdayTueDec 26, 2023Dec 26St. Stephen's Day

Public Holidays in Ireland

Christmas

Christmas

Sunday Dec 25, 2022

The upcoming Ireland holiday Christmas is in 17 days from today.

St. Stephen's Day

St. Stephen's Day

Monday Dec 26, 2022

The upcoming Ireland holiday St. Stephen's Day is in 18 days from today.

New Year's Day

New Year's Day

Sunday Jan 01, 2023

The upcoming Ireland holiday New Year's Day is in 24 days from today.

List of Popular Celebration Days of United States in 2023

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
FridayFriJun 02, 2023Jun 02National Donut Day

2023 Public Holidays Ireland Service

The above is the list of 2023 public holidays declared in Ireland which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Ireland holiday calendar for 2023 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.