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Christmas
Cayman Islands

Christmas 2021, 2022 and 2023 in Cayman Islands

Christmas in the Cayman Islands is celebrated with a public holiday every 25 December, as it is in a majority of countries around the world. This Christian festivity commemorates the birth of Jesus, and is part of a 22-28 day season in the Christian calendar known as Advent.

YearDateDayHoliday
202125 DecSatChristmas Day
27 DecMonChristmas Holiday
202225 DecSunChristmas Day
27 DecTueChristmas Holiday
202325 DecMonChristmas Day
202425 DecWedChristmas Day
Please scroll down to end of page for previous years' dates.

Cayman Islands is careful to celebrate Christmas with plenty of gusto and for as long as possible each season. This is also a major Christmas destination for many tourists who want to get away from a white, snowy Christmas and find a white, sandy one!

Cayman Islands’ residents may attend church, spend time with family, go shopping, and attend a variety of Christmas-related events throughout December. There are major lights displays, Christmas parties everywhere, beach parties, and the 40-foot high Christmas tree at the Christmas Village in Camana Bay.

At home, Christmas dinner is dominated by beef dishes, while fruit cake and cakes doused with rum dominate for dessert. On the day after Christmas, many watch the Dashing Through The Sand beach race at Seven Mile Beach on Grand Cayman.

Previous Years

YearDateDayHoliday
202025 DecFriChristmas Day
201925 DecWedChristmas Day
201825 DecTueChristmas Day
201725 DecMonChristmas Day