El Salvador has a total of 29 holidays in 2020. 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.
|Wednesday, January 1, 2020|
|Signing of the Peace Accords
||Thursday, January 16, 2020|
||Sunday, March 8, 2020|
||Friday, March 20, 2020|
|National Day of Life, Peace and Justice
||Thursday, March 26, 2020|
Palm Sunday is a Christian feast that commemorates Jesus Christ’s entry into Jerusalem. It is also the start of Holy Week.
|Sunday, April 5, 2020|
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
|Thursday, April 9, 2020|
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
|Friday, April 10, 2020|
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
|Saturday, April 11, 2020|
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
|Sunday, April 12, 2020|
|Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Friday, May 1, 2020|
||Sunday, May 3, 2020|
||Thursday, May 7, 2020|
Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
|Sunday, May 10, 2020|
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
|Wednesday, June 17, 2020|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020|
||Monday, June 22, 2020|
|San Salvador Day 1 (S. Salvador only)
||Monday, August 3, 2020|
|San Salvador Day 2 (S. Salvador only)
||Wednesday, August 5, 2020|
|Celebrations of San Salvador
||Thursday, August 6, 2020|
||Tuesday, September 15, 2020|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020|
||Thursday, October 1, 2020|
||Monday, October 12, 2020|
|All Saints Day
Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
|Monday, November 2, 2020|
||Monday, December 21, 2020|
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Thursday, December 24, 2020|
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Friday, December 25, 2020|
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Thursday, December 31, 2020|