Costa Rica has a total of 23 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Saint Joseph's Day
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 Saint Joseph's Day is a observance in Costa Rica
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in Costa Rica (San Jose)
Battle of Rivas
Thursday, April 11, 2019 Battle of Rivas is a national holiday in Costa Rica
Maundy Thursday
Thursday, April 18, 2019 Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday
Friday, April 19, 2019 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Labor Day / May Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Father's Day
Sunday, June 16, 2019 Father's Day is a observance in Costa Rica
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in Costa Rica (San Jose)
Annexation of Guanacaste
Thursday, July 25, 2019 Annexation of Guanacaste is a national holiday in Costa Rica
Our Lady of Los Ángeles
Friday, August 2, 2019 Our Lady of Los Ángeles is a observance in Costa Rica
Mother's Day
Thursday, August 15, 2019 Mother's Day is a national holiday in Costa Rica
National Parks Day
Saturday, August 24, 2019 National Parks Day is a observance in Costa Rica
Children's Day
Monday, September 9, 2019 Children's Day is a observance in Costa Rica
Independence Day
Sunday, September 15, 2019 Independence Day is a national holiday in Costa Rica
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in Costa Rica (San Jose)
Day of the Cultures
Saturday, October 12, 2019 Day of the Cultures is a observance in Costa Rica
All Souls' Day
Saturday, November 2, 2019 All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
Teacher's Day
Friday, November 22, 2019 Teacher's Day is a observance in Costa Rica
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Sunday, December 8, 2019 The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in Costa Rica (San Jose)
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.