Another public holiday – Election Day – has been declared for the Cayman Islands in 2017.

Governor Helen Kilpatrick has approved the Elections Office’s schedule for the general election on May 24, 2017, making it a public holiday, and bringing the number of public holidays for next year to 12.

2017 public holidays

  • Monday, Jan. 2 – New Year’s Day (observed)
  • Monday, Jan. 23 – National Heroes Day
  • Wednesday, March 1 – Ash Wednesday
  • Friday, April 14 – Good Friday
  • Monday, April 17 – Easter Monday
  • Monday, May 15 – Discovery Day
  • Wednesday, May 24 – General Election Day
  • Monday, June 19 – Queen’s Birthday
  • Monday, July 3 – Constitution Day
  • Monday, Nov. 13 – Remembrance Day
  • Monday, Dec. 25 – Christmas Day
  • Tuesday, Dec. 26 – Boxing Day

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