Ireland Public Holidays

Public Holidays in Ireland 2023

There are 16 officially recognized holidays in Ireland (11 Public Holidays, 3 Bank Holidays, 2 Observance Holidays)

Public holidays are days of celebration where countries celebrate important historical or religious events. In some cases, there are public holidays which are celebrated exclusively in certain region of the country.
NameNative NameDateType
New Year's Day
New Year's Day01 Jan 2023
Bank HolidayBank Holiday02 Jan 2023
St. Brigid’s DaySt. Brigid’s Day06 Feb 2023
St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day17 Mar 2023
Mother's Day
Mother's Day19 Mar 2023
Good Friday
Good Friday07 Apr 2023
Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday09 Apr 2023
Easter Monday
Easter Monday10 Apr 2023
May Day
May Day01 May 2023
First Monday in JuneFirst Monday in June05 Jun 2023
Father's DayFather's Day18 Jun 2023
First Monday in AugustFirst Monday in August07 Aug 2023
October Bank HolidayOctober Bank Holiday30 Oct 2023
Christmas Day
Christmas Day25 Dec 2023
St. Stephen's DaySt. Stephen's Day26 Dec 2023
Christmas Bank HolidayChristmas Bank Holiday27 Dec 2023