Public holidays and observances in El Salvador

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 16 Wednesday Signing of the Peace Accords Observance
March 8 Friday Women's Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 26 Tuesday National Day of Life, Peace and Justice National holiday
April 14 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 18 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 20 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 3 Friday Cross Day Observance
May 7 Tuesday Soldiers' Day Observance
May 10 Friday Mothers' Day Observance
June 17 Monday Fathers' Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
June 22 Saturday Teachers' Day Observance
August 4 Sunday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
August 5 Monday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
August 6 Tuesday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
September 15 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 1 Tuesday Children´s Day Observance
October 12 Saturday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Saturday All Saints Day National 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 16 Thursday Signing of the Peace Accords Observance
March 8 Sunday Women's Day Observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 26 Thursday National Day of Life, Peace and Justice National holiday
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 9 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 11 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Friday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 3 Sunday Cross Day Observance
May 7 Thursday Soldiers' Day Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 17 Wednesday Fathers' Day Observance
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 22 Monday Teachers' Day Observance
August 4 Tuesday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
August 5 Wednesday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
August 6 Thursday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
September 15 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 1 Thursday Children´s Day Observance
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Monday All Saints Day National 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

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
January 16 Saturday Signing of the Peace Accords Observance
March 8 Monday Women's Day Observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
March 26 Friday National Day of Life, Peace and Justice National holiday
March 28 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 1 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 3 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Saturday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 3 Monday Cross Day Observance
May 7 Friday Soldiers' Day Observance
May 10 Monday Mothers' Day Observance
June 17 Thursday Fathers' Day Observance
June 20 Sunday June Solstice Season
June 22 Tuesday Teachers' Day Observance
August 4 Wednesday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
August 5 Thursday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
August 6 Friday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
September 15 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 1 Friday Children´s Day Observance
October 12 Tuesday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Tuesday All Saints Day National holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Friday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 16 Sunday Signing of the Peace Accords Observance
March 8 Tuesday Women's Day Observance
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
March 26 Saturday National Day of Life, Peace and Justice National holiday
April 10 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 14 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 16 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Sunday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 3 Tuesday Cross Day Observance
May 7 Saturday Soldiers' Day Observance
May 10 Tuesday Mothers' Day Observance
June 17 Friday Fathers' Day Observance
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
June 22 Wednesday Teachers' Day Observance
August 4 Thursday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
August 5 Friday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
August 6 Saturday Celebrations of San Salvador National holiday
September 15 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Thursday September equinox Season
October 1 Saturday Children´s Day Observance
October 12 Wednesday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Wednesday All Saints Day National holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Christmas Day observed Public Holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year's Eve Observance