Emancipation Day in Anguilla, the Bahamas, British Virgin Islands
Emancipation Day in Anguilla, the Bahamas, British Virgin Islands is held on August 2. Celebrated on the first Monday of August. 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.
Father's Day in the Dominican Republic on July 25 (celebrated on last Sunday in July);
August Thursday in Anguilla on August 5 (The Boat Race at Meads Bay Anguilla. Part of the Anguilla Summer Festival Celebrations. There will also be entertainment and food);
Anguilla Constitution Day on August 6 (is a public holiday on the Friday after the first Monday in August);
Discovery Day or National Heroes Day or Columbus Day on October 12 (The Bahamas, Colombia. Second Monday in October)