Panama has a total of 25 holidays in 2021. 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
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Martyr's Day
Saturday, January 9, 2021 Martyr's Day is a national holiday in Panama
Saturday, February 13, 2021 Carnival is a observance in Panama
Carnival / Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day
Tuesday, February 16, 2021 Shrove Tuesday is a religious holiday before the fasting period of Lent. It is celebrated by eating pancakes and holding Carnival parades.
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Panama (Panama)
Maundy Thursday
Thursday, April 1, 2021 Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday
Friday, April 2, 2021 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday
Saturday, April 3, 2021 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 4, 2021 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Labor Day / May Day
Saturday, May 1, 2021 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
June Solstice
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Panama (Panama)
Foundation of Old Panama City
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Foundation of Old Panama City is a common local holiday in Panama
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Panama (Panama)
Independence Day
Wednesday, November 3, 2021 Independence Day is a national holiday in Panama
National Symbols Day
Thursday, November 4, 2021 National Symbols Day is a national holiday in Panama
Colón Day
Friday, November 5, 2021 Colón Day is a national holiday in Panama
Shout in Villa de los Santos
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 Shout in Villa de los Santos is a national holiday in Panama
Independence from Spain
Sunday, November 28, 2021 Independence from Spain is a national holiday in Panama
Day off for Independence from Spain
Monday, November 29, 2021 Independence from Spain is a national holiday in Panama
Mother's Day
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
National Day of Mourning
Monday, December 20, 2021 National Day of Mourning is a observance in Panama
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Panama (Panama)
Christmas Eve
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
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