Public Holidays in Colombia in 2018

Colombia Upcoming Holidays in Colombia

Assumption Day
Assumption Holiday

20 August 2018 This National holiday is in 3 days. The Feast of the Assumption is the principal feast of the Blessed Virgin

Columbus Day
Day of the Races

15 October 2018 This National holiday is in 59 days. Honors Christopher Columbus and the discovery of the new world by Europe

All Saints Day (observed)
All Saints Day

5 November 2018 This National holiday is in 80 days. If 1 Nov does not fall on a Monday, it is observed the following Monday.

Colombia List of national public holidays of Colombia in 2018

Day Date Holiday Comments
Monday January 01 New Year's Day Año Nuevo
Monday January 08 Epiphany (observed) Día de los Reyes Magos
Monday March 19 St. Joseph's Day Día de San José. Monday after 19 March
Thursday March 29 Maundy Thursday
Friday March 30 Good Friday Viernes Santo
Tuesday May 01 Labour Day Primero de Mayo
Sunday May 13 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Monday May 14 Ascension Day (observed) 40 days after Easter. Observed on following Monday
Monday June 04 Corpus Christi (observed) second Thursday after Whitsun. Observed on following Monday
Monday June 11 Sacred Heart Sagrado Corazón. Ten weeks and a day after Easter Sunday
Sunday June 17 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Monday July 02 Saint Peter and Saint Paul Monday on or after 29 Jun
Friday July 20 Declaration of Independence Key events related to Colombia's independence from Spain occurred on 20 July 1810
Tuesday August 07 Battle of Boyacá A key battle in 1819 against the Spanish
Monday August 20 Assumption Day Assumption of Mary. Monday on or after 15 Aug
Monday October 15 Columbus Day Probable date
Monday November 05 All Saints Day (observed) Monday on or after 1 Nov
Monday November 12 Independence of Cartagena On 11 Nov 1811, Cartagena declared independence from Spain
Saturday December 08 Immaculate Conception Day Inmaculada Concepción
Tuesday December 25 Christmas Day Navidad


National Holiday Not a Public Holiday

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