Public holidays and observances in Panama

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 7 Monday Day off for Martyr´s Day National holiday
January 9 Wednesday Martyr´s Day National holiday
March 2 Saturday Carnival Observance
March 3 Sunday Carnival Observance
March 4 Monday Carnival Observance
March 5 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 6 Wednesday Carnival/Ash Wednesday Silent Day
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
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
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 15 Thursday Foundation of Old Panama City Common Local holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
November 3 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 4 Monday Flag Day Public Holiday
November 5 Tuesday Colon Day National holiday
November 10 Sunday Shout in Villa de los Santos National holiday
November 25 Monday Day off for Independence from Spain National holiday
November 28 Thursday Independence from Spain National holiday
December 8 Sunday Mother 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 6 Monday Day off for Martyr´s Day National holiday
January 9 Thursday Martyr´s Day National holiday
February 22 Saturday Carnival Observance
February 23 Sunday Carnival Observance
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
February 26 Wednesday Carnival/Ash Wednesday Silent Day
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
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
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
August 15 Saturday Foundation of Old Panama City Common Local holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
November 3 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 4 Wednesday Flag Day Public Holiday
November 5 Thursday Colon Day National holiday
November 10 Tuesday Shout in Villa de los Santos National holiday
November 28 Saturday Independence from Spain National holiday
December 8 Tuesday Mother 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 9 Saturday Martyr´s Day National holiday
February 13 Saturday Carnival Observance
February 14 Sunday Carnival Observance
February 15 Monday Carnival Observance
February 16 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
February 17 Wednesday Carnival/Ash Wednesday Silent Day
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
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
June 20 Sunday June Solstice Season
August 15 Sunday Foundation of Old Panama City Common Local holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
November 3 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 4 Thursday Flag Day Public Holiday
November 5 Friday Colon Day National holiday
November 10 Wednesday Shout in Villa de los Santos National holiday
November 28 Sunday Independence from Spain National holiday
December 8 Wednesday Mother's Day Observance
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 9 Sunday Martyr´s Day National holiday
February 26 Saturday Carnival Observance
February 27 Sunday Carnival Observance
February 28 Monday Carnival Observance
March 1 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 2 Wednesday Carnival/Ash Wednesday Silent Day
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
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 2 Monday Labor Day / May Day observed Public Holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
August 15 Monday Foundation of Old Panama City Common Local holiday
September 22 Thursday September equinox Season
November 3 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 4 Friday Flag Day Public Holiday
November 5 Saturday Colon Day National holiday
November 10 Thursday Shout in Villa de los Santos National holiday
November 28 Monday Independence from Spain National holiday
December 8 Thursday Mother's Day Observance
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