Social

Advertisements

Flag Day

Panama National Holiday in Panama

On 4 November each year, Panama has a public holiday for Flag Day.

When is Flag Day?

How long until Flag Day?
This holiday next takes place in 347 Days.
Local Name
Día de la Bandera
Dates of Flag Day
Year Weekday Date
2019 Monday November 4th
2018 Sunday November 4th
2017 Saturday November 4th
2016 Friday November 4th
2015 Wednesday November 4th
Summary
The Panamanian flag was designed and made by María de la Ossa de Amador on 1 November 1903

On 4 November each year, Panama has a public holiday for Flag Day.

This holiday is celebrated on 4 November as it forms a bridge day between Separation Day and Colon Day.

History of Flag Day

The Panamanian flag was designed and made by María de la Ossa de Amador on 1 November 1903. The design was worked on while plans to become a nation were still secret.

Did you know?

Due to the beneficial shipping laws in Panama, over 8,000 ships around the world fly the flag of Panama, which is more ships that are registered in the USA and China combined.

A different design for the flag was originally submitted, based on the U.S. flag marking their support for Panamanian independence, but the design was rejected by the Panamanian leader at the time.

Related holidays


Translate this page