Goa Holidays 2017
Check Public, Restricted and Bank Holidays in Goa for the calendar year 2017. General Administration department of Goa declares the public holidays in 2017 with notification No.2/1/2016-GAD-H dated 09.11.2016.
General Holidays:
All offices under the state government will be remain closed on following declared General Holidays including Sunday and Saturday of every month in the year 2017.
General Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
2 February 24 Friday Maha Shivaratri *
3 March 13 Monday Holi
4 March 28 Tuesday Gudi Padwa
5 April 14 Friday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
(Good Friday)
6 May 1 Monday May Day
7 June 26 Monday Eid al-Fitr **
8 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
9 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
10 August 26 Saturday Ganesh Chaturthi 2nd Day
11 September 2 Saturday Eid al-Adha **
(Bakri Eid)
12 September 30 Saturday Dussehra
(Vijaya Dashami)
13 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
14 October 18 Wednesday Diwali
15 December 2 Saturday Eid-e-Milad *
16 December 4 Monday Feast of St. Francis Xavier
17 December 19 Tuesday Goa Liberation Day
18 December 25 Monday Christmas
*
Special Holidays
**
Date Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.


Bank Holidays:
Goa Government declares the 2017 Bank Holidays in Goa under the section 25 of N.I. Act, 1881 (Act 26 of 1881).
Bank Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
2 March 13 Monday Holi
3 March 28 Tuesday Gudi Padwa
4 April 1 Saturday Annual Closing of Bank Accounts
5 April 14 Friday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
(Good Friday)
6 May 1 Monday May Day
7 June 26 Monday Eid al-Fitr *
8 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
9 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
10 August 26 Saturday Ganesh Chaturthi 2nd Day
11 September 2 Saturday Eid al-Adha *
(Bakri Eid)
12 September 30 Saturday Dussehra
(Vijaya Dashami)
13 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
14 October 18 Wednesday Diwali
15 December 4 Monday Feast of St. Francis Xavier
16 December 19 Tuesday Goa Liberation Day
17 December 25 Monday Christmas
*
Date Subject to change depending on the sighting of the moon.


Restricted Holidays:
Goa Government employees can avail only 2 (Two) Holidays from the given Restricted holidays list in the calendar year 2017.
Restricted Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 1 Sunday New Year's Day
2 January 14 Saturday Makar Sankranti
3 February 10 Friday Guru Ravidas Jayanti
4 February 19 Sunday Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti
5 April 4 Tuesday Shri Ram Navami
6 April 9 Sunday Mahavir Jayanti
7 April 13 Thursday Maundy Thursday
(Vaisakhi/ Vishu )
8 May 10 Wednesday Buddha Purnima
9 June 23 Friday Feast of Sacred Heart of Jesus
10 August 7 Monday Raksha Bandhan
11 August 14 Monday Shri Krishna Janmashtami
12 August 24 Thursday Hartalika
13 September 4 Monday Onam
14 October 2 Monday Muharram
15 October 20 Friday Govardhan Puja
16 October 21 Saturday Bhai Dooj
17 November 2 Thursday All Souls day
18 November 4 Saturday Guru Nanak Jayanti
19 November 24 Friday Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martydom Day
20 December 8 Friday Feast of Immaculate Conception
21 December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve
22 December 31 Sunday New Year's Eve


Commercial & Industrial Holidays:
Goa Government declares Commercial & Industrial Holidays for the Commercial & Industrial workers in Goa for the year 2017.
Industrial Holidays
No Date Day Holiday
1 January 26 Thursday Republic Day
2 April 14 Friday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
3 May 1 Monday May Day
4 August 15 Tuesday Independence Day
5 August 25 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
6 October 2 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
7 October 18 Wednesday Diwali
8 December 19 Tuesday Goa Liberation Day
9 December 25 Monday Christmas


Goa Holiday Calendar 2017
Goa Holiday Calendar 2017
Goa Holidays 2017