Holiday Guide for Costa Rica in 2020

Costa Rica 2020
Costa Rica
2020

Costa Rica information

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

Weather in San Jose

Summary: Rain starting later this evening.
Temperature: 27.03°c
Wind speed: 1.68kph
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Costa Rica List of National Holidays in Costa Rica in 2020

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

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.

Juan Santamaria Day


Juan Santamaria Day

Costa Rica: Juan Santamaria was a Costa Rican soldier who is the national hero of Costa Rica due to his heroic actions on April 11th 1856 in the Battle of Rivas

Workers or Labor Day

 Long Weekend! 
Workers or Labor Day

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

Guanacaste Day

 Long Weekend! 
Guanacaste Day

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

Virgin of Los Angeles Day


Virgin of Los Angeles Day

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

Mother's Day

 Long Weekend! 
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

 Long Weekend! 
Independence Day

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

Army Abolition Day

 Long Weekend! 
Army Abolition Day

Costa Rica: Marks the abolishing of the country's armed forces on this day in 1948.

Christmas

 Long Weekend! 
Christmas

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