Colombia has a total of 38 holidays in 2019. 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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Holiday Weekday Date
New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday January 1
Epiphany
Monday January 7
Women´s Day
Friday March 8
March Equinox
Wednesday March 20
Saint Joseph's Day
Monday March 25
Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday is a Christian feast that commemorates Jesus Christ’s entry into Jerusalem. It is also the start of Holy Week.
Sunday April 14
Maundy Thursday
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Thursday April 18
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday April 19
Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Sunday April 21
Language Day
Tuesday April 23
Secretaries' Day
Friday April 26
Children´s Day
Saturday April 27
Day of Trees
Monday April 29
Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Wednesday May 1
Mother's Day
Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Sunday May 12
Teacher´s Day
Wednesday May 15
Ascension Day
Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
Monday June 3
Father's Day
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
Sunday June 16
June Solstice
Friday June 21
Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi is a Christian feast in honor of the Holy Eucharist.
Monday June 24
Sacred Heart
Monday July 1
Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul
Monday July 1
Independence Day
Saturday July 20
Battle of Boyacá Day
Wednesday August 7
Assumption of Mary
The feast day of the Assumption of Mary, also known as Assumption Day, is the principal feast day of the Virgin Mother Mary, according to Christian tradition. It is celebrated annually on or around August 15 although some countries celebrate the day at other times of the year.
Monday August 19
Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Saturday September 21
September Equinox
Monday September 23
Columbus Day
Monday October 14
Halloween
Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
Thursday October 31
All Saints' Day
Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Monday November 4
Independence of Cartagena
Monday November 11
Colombian Women's Day
Thursday November 14
Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Saturday December 7
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.
Sunday December 8
December Solstice
Sunday December 22
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 24
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday December 25
New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 31