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Holidays & Observances in Bermuda

Bermuda is a British overseas colony located off the coast of North Carolina. The island was uninhabited before being taken over by the British, so British culture has been very influential on Bermuda. Many Bermudian holidays follow traditions that stem from British traditions. About half of the population are descendants of former slaves, but African culture has not become as important in Bermuda as it has in many West Indian countries. Some cultural elements such as music and dance have been brought here by West Indian immigrants. Tourism is one of the most important industries in Bermuda, and many non-citizens choose to spend Christmas and other holiday breaks here.

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Country Observances

Holiday Date Country Holiday Common Observance Observance Type Religion/Belief
Emancipation Day Emancipation Day Public
DST ends Daylight Saving Time Time Related
Veterans Day Veterans Day / Armistice Day / Remembrance Day Popular & Widely Observed
Christmas Eve Christmas Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Christmas Christmas Public
Christmas Christmas Public, Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Boxing Day - St. Stephen's Day Boxing Day - St. Stephen's Day Religious/Beliefs Christianity
Good Friday Good Friday Religious/Beliefs Christianity
Easter Easter Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Easter Monday Easter Monday Religious/Beliefs Christianity
Labour Day / May Day Labour Day Public, Popular & Widely Observed