Public holidays and observances in Colombia

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
January 8 Monday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 8 Thursday Women´s Day Observance
March 19 Monday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 25 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
March 29 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 1 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 23 Monday Language Day Observance
April 26 Thursday Secretaries' Day Observance
April 28 Saturday Children´s Day Observance
April 29 Sunday Day of Trees Observance
May 1 Tuesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 13 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 14 Monday Ascension Day National holiday
May 15 Tuesday Teacher´s Day Observance
June 4 Monday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 11 Monday Sacred Heart National holiday
June 17 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
July 2 Monday Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul National holiday
July 20 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 7 Tuesday Battle of Boyacá Day National holiday
August 20 Monday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 16 Sunday Valentine's Day Observance
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 15 Monday Columbus Day Observance
October 31 Wednesday Halloween Observance
November 5 Monday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 12 Monday Independence of Cartagena National holiday
November 14 Wednesday Colombian Women's Day Observance
December 7 Friday Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception Observance
December 8 Saturday Feast of the Immaculate Conception Christian holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Monday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 7 Monday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 8 Friday Women´s Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 25 Monday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
April 14 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 18 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 23 Tuesday Language Day Observance
April 26 Friday Secretaries' Day Observance
April 27 Saturday Children´s Day Observance
April 29 Monday Day of Trees Observance
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 15 Wednesday Teacher´s Day Observance
June 3 Monday Ascension Day National holiday
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
June 24 Monday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
July 1 Monday Sacred Heart National holiday
July 1 Monday Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul National holiday
July 20 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 7 Wednesday Battle of Boyacá Day National holiday
August 19 Monday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 15 Sunday Valentine's Day Observance
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 14 Monday Columbus Day Observance
October 31 Thursday Halloween Observance
November 4 Monday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 11 Monday Independence of Cartagena National holiday
November 14 Thursday Colombian Women's Day Observance
December 7 Saturday Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception Observance
December 8 Sunday Feast of the Immaculate Conception Christian holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Monday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 8 Sunday Women´s Day Observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 23 Monday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 9 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 23 Thursday Language Day Observance
April 25 Saturday Children´s Day Observance
April 26 Sunday Secretaries' Day Observance
April 29 Wednesday Day of Trees Observance
May 1 Friday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 15 Friday Teacher´s Day Observance
May 25 Monday Ascension Day National holiday
June 15 Monday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 22 Monday Sacred Heart National holiday
June 29 Monday Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul National holiday
July 20 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 7 Friday Battle of Boyacá Day National holiday
August 17 Monday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 20 Sunday Valentine's Day Observance
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 2 Monday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 14 Saturday Colombian Women's Day Observance
November 16 Monday Independence of Cartagena National holiday
December 7 Monday Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception Observance
December 8 Tuesday Feast of the Immaculate Conception Christian holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance