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Trinidad and Tobago observes various public holidays throughout the year. Explore list of public/national holidays in Trinidad and Tobago for 2016.
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Trinidad and Tobago Holidays 2016

Public Holidays in Trinidad and Tobago - Holidays and festivals are a part of our culture, tradition and nationality. Each country has its own culture and tradition which are largely reflected in the festivals celebrated in a year. Some of this festivals and holidays are also celebrated to mark the birthday of religious saint or guru. The dates for these festivals keep on changing in a calendar year. Some of the religious observance is based on the sighting of the Moon. Her we have provided below dates for festivals celebrated in Trinidad and Tobago.

Trinidad and Tobago is a nation rich in cultural diversity of religions. Christians forms the majority of population, about 57% of people are Christians. Hinduism is the second largest religion with over 18% followers in the country. Islam 5% and other religions form the rest proportion of population in Trinidad and Tobago.

A large number of Hindu followers in Trinidad and Tobago celebrate various Hindu festivals like Diwali, also popular as ‘festival of lights’. People illuminate their houses and offices with Diyas and special lighting. This year in 2016, Diwali will be onserved on 30th October in Trinidad and Tobago.

Trinidad and Tobago Holiday Calendar 2016

January 2016 01 Friday New Year's Day
February 2016 08 Monday Carnival Monday
09 Tuesday Carnival Monday
March 2016 25 Friday Good Friday
27 Sunday Easter Day
28 Monday Easter Monday
30 Wednesday Spiritual Baptist Liberation Day
May 2016 26 Thursday Corpus Christi
30 Monday Indian Arrival Day
June 2016 19 Sunday Labor Day
20 Monday Labor Day (observed)
July 2016 06 Wednesday Eid-ul Fitr
August 2016 01 Monday Emancipation Day
31 Wednesday Independence Day
September 2016 24 Saturday Republic Day
October 2016 30 Sunday Divali (Diwali, Deepavali)
December 2016 25 Sunday Christmas Day
26 Monday Boxing Day
27 Tuesday Christmas Holiday

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