Emancipation Day in Barbados, Bermuda, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica
Emancipation Day in Barbados, Bermuda, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica is held on August 1. Celebration of the Slavery Abolition Act 1833 which ended the slavery in the British Empire, generally celebrated as a part of Carnival, as the Caribbean Carnival takes place at this time. This event in the first decade of the month august is annual.
Somer’s Day in Bermuda on July 30 (celebrated on Friday before the first Monday in August);
Kadooment Day in Barbados on August 2 (Harvest Home or Crop Over celebrated on the first Monday of August);
Jamaica Independence Day on August 6 (celebrates the independence of Jamaica from the United Kingdom in 1962);
Trinidad and Tobago Independence Day on August 31 (celebrates the independence of Trinidad and Tobago from the United Kingdom in 1962);
Heroes' Day in Jamaica on October 19 (Date for 2020. celebrated on the third Monday in October)