Easter: Dates vary each year
Labor Day: May 23
Emancipation Day: First Monday in August
Independence Day: August 6
National Heroes' Day: Third Monday in October
Christmas: December 25
Boxing Day: December 26
February- Negril Fat Fire Festival (sporting event), Hague Agricultural Show, Carnival in Jamaica.
March- Skazz (ska and jazz event), Jamaica Orchid Society Show (plant show)
April – Trelawny Yam Festival (full week of celebration culminating in a street festival)
May – Calabash International Literary Festival
June- Little Ochi Seafood Carnival, Seville Emancipation Jubilee.
August – Cultural Extravaganza, Appleton Temptation Isle.
September- Port Antonio International Marlin Tournament
October- Africa Jam fest, Treasure Beach Hook N’ Line Canoe Tournament, Oktober fest.
November-Reggae Marathon and Half marathon.
December- Tastee Talent Contest, Howzatt (theatre movement)