Hours of Operation
Banks in the Cayman Islands are generally open Monday through Friday from 9 to 3. Post offices are open weekdays from 8:30 to 4 and Saturday from 9 to 1. Shops are usually open weekdays from 9 to 5; in outer shopping plazas they are open from 10 to 5. Shops are usually closed Sunday except in hotels or when cruise ships are visiting. Pharmacy hours vary, most opening between 7 and 9 am, closing between 6 and 10 pm.
In the Cayman Islands public holidays include New Year's Day, Ash Wednesday (46 days before Easter), Good Friday (Friday before Easter), Easter Sunday (usually March or April), Discovery Day (May 19), Queen's Birthday (June 16), Constitution Day (July 7), Remembrance Day (November 17), Christmas, and Boxing Day (December 26). The last refers to boxing extra presents for charity, not prizefighting!