Cuba has a total of 22 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
Liberation Day
Tuesday January 1
New Year Day
Wednesday January 2
Epiphany
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.
Sunday January 6
José Martí´s Birthday Memorial
Monday January 28
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday March 10
March Equinox
Wednesday March 20
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
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
Sunday May 12
Independence Day
Monday May 20
June Solstice
Friday June 21
Revolution Anniversary
Thursday July 25
Day of the Rebellion
Friday July 26
Revolution Anniversary Celebration
Saturday July 27
September Equinox
Monday September 23
Beginning of the War of Independence
Thursday October 10
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday November 3
December Solstice
Sunday December 22
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