Public Holidays in Dominican Republic in 2015

Dominican Republic List of National Public holidays of Dominican Republic in 2015

Day Date Holiday Comments
Thursday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day
Monday January 05 Jan 5 Epiphany (observed) Moved to Monday before Epiphany
Wednesday January 21 Jan 21 Lady of Altagracia
Monday January 26 Jan 26 Juan Pablo Duarte Day Birthday of one of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic
Friday February 27 Feb 27 Independence Day Autonomy from Haiti in 1844
Friday April 03 Apr 3 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Sunday April 05 Apr 5 Easter Day
Monday May 04 May 4 Labor Day moved to Monday 4 May
Sunday May 31 May 31 Mother's Day Last Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Thursday June 04 Jun 4 Corpus Christi second Thursday after Whitsun
Sunday July 26 Jul 26 Father's Day Last Sunday in July. Not a public holiday
Sunday August 16 Aug 16 Restoration Day Commemorates the start of the war against Spain
Thursday September 24 Sep 24 Our Lady of Mercedes Day
Monday November 09 Nov 9 Constitution Day (observed) 6 November - may be moved to Monday or Friday
Friday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day


National Holiday Not a Public Holiday


  • Some holidays may be moved to the closest Monday to create long weekends

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