Trinidad & Tabago

Public Holidays:

January 1st- New Year’s Day

February – Carnival (- Carnival Monday and Tuesday are not national holidays but it is customary for most businesses to close their offices on these days. These days are celebrated, in either February or March, on the Monday and Tuesday immediately preceding Ash Wednesday on the Christian calendar.), 8th- Taste of carnival

March – Easter * (tba*), Spiritual Baptiste Day (30th)

May – Indian Arrival Day (30th), Corpus Christi

April – Tobago Jazz festival date (tba)

June 19th- Labor Day, 24th- Tobago

August- Emancipation Day (1st), Independence Day (31st),

September 24th – Republic Day/ Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival

October/November- Divali Festivals leading to Divali Day, Eid Festivals Leading to Eid day. (Both dates are TBA**)

December – Christmas Festivals Leading to Christmas day (25th)

Special Events:

•    January 1st- February 28th: Carnival Celebrations
•    February 18th – 20th: Tobago Carnival Regatta
•    March 1st-August 31st: Leatherback Turtle Nesting
•    April 21st – 24th: TTGTA International Game Fishing Tournament
•    April 23rd-May 1st: Tobago Jazz Experience 2011
•    May 27th-29th: Tobago Fashion Weekend
•    May 28th-30th: The Carib Pilsner International Surf Festival
•    June 24th-26th: San Fernando Fashion Weekend
•    July 3rd: Redbull Flugtag
•    August 1st-6th: Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships
•    August 27th: The Carib Great Race
•    September 27th – October 2nd: Tobago Cycling Classic
•    September 21st-October 4th: Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival