Dominican Republic has a total of 21 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.
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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Monday||January 1||National holiday|
Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.
|Saturday||January 6||National holiday|
|Our Lady of Altagracia
||Sunday||January 21||National holiday|
||Monday||January 29||National holiday|
||Tuesday||February 27||National holiday|
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
|Friday||March 30||National holiday,Christian|
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Monday||April 30||National holiday|
Corpus Christi is a Christian feast in honor of the Holy Eucharist.
|Thursday||May 31||National holiday|
||Thursday||August 16||National holiday|
|Our Lady of Las Mercedes
||Monday||September 24||National holiday|
||Monday||November 5||National holiday|
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday||December 25||National holiday|
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.