Discovery Day in Haiti and Dominican Republic
Discovery Day in Haiti and Dominican Republic is held on December 5. This event in the first decade of the month december is annual.
Boxing Day on December 26 (Belgium, Fiji, The Bahamas, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Samoa...);
Eugenio María de Hostos Day in Puerto Rico on January 11 (celebrated on the second Monday of January);
Carnival in Dominica on February 15 (Carnival takes place on the Monday and Tuesday before Ash Wednesday which marks the beginning of Lent. It is a day off for the general population. In the months leading up to Carnival, there are Calypso shows, village feasts and pageants. Traditionally Monday and Tuesday are the two final days of celebration before the quiet and reflective Lenten period);
Flag Day in the Dominican Republic on February 22 (Día de la Bandera)