Nicaragua has a total of 22 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|
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
|Thursday||March 29||National holiday,Christian|
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
|Friday||March 30||National holiday,Christian|
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
|Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Tuesday||May 1||National holiday|
|The Sandinista Revolution Day
||Thursday||July 19||National holiday|
|Santo Domingo Celebrations Start
|Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations
|Battle of San Jacinto
||Friday||September 14||National holiday|
||Saturday||September 15||National holiday|
|Indigenous Resistance Day
|All Saints' Day
|Feast of the Immaculate Conception
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.
|Saturday||December 8||National holiday|
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday||December 25||National holiday,Christian|
|New Year´s Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.