Holiday Guide for Costa Rica in 2019

Costa Rica 2019
Costa Rica
2019

Costa Rica information

Population: 4.89m
Capital: San Jose
Calling Code: (506)
Time Zone: -6 UTC
Currency: Costa Rican colón
Language: Spanish

Weather in San Jose

Summary: Possible light rain until tomorrow morning.
Temperature: 29.74°c
Wind speed: 3.03kph
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Costa Rica List of National Holidays in Costa Rica in 2019

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

Costa Rica: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

Juan Santamaria Day


Juan Santamaria Day

Costa Rica: Juan Santamaria was a Costa Rican soldier who is the national hero of Costa Rica

Easter Thursday


Easter Thursday

Costa Rica: Also Known as Holy Thursday, Maundy Thursday commemorates the last supper and established the ceremony known as the Eucharist

Easter Friday

 Long Weekend! 
Easter Friday

Costa Rica: Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

Workers or Labor Day


Workers or Labor Day

Costa Rica: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Guanacaste Day


Guanacaste Day

Costa Rica: Marks Costa Rica's annexation of Guanacaste province in 1824

Virgin of Los Angeles Day

 Long Weekend! 
Virgin of Los Angeles Day

Costa Rica: The Virgin of Los Angeles is the patron saint of Costa Rica

Mother's Day


Mother's Day

Costa Rica: The Feast of the Assumption is the principal feast of the Blessed Virgin, the mother of Jesus Christ

Independence Day


Independence Day

Costa Rica: Commemorates independence of the Central America region from Spanish rule in 1821

Day of Cultures


Day of Cultures

Costa Rica: Honors indigenous people on the date when Columbus first set foot in the Americas

Christmas


Christmas

Costa Rica: Christmas celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th 1 BC