Nicaragua has a total of 23 holidays in 2023. 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
Sunday, January 1, 2023 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Day of Love and Friendship
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 February 14 is Valentine's Day or Saint Valentine's Feast. The day of love owes its origins to ancient Roman and European Christian traditions.
March Equinox
Monday, March 20, 2023 March Equinox in Nicaragua (Managua)
Maundy Thursday
Thursday, April 6, 2023 Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday
Friday, April 7, 2023 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday
Saturday, April 8, 2023 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 9, 2023 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Labor Day / May Day
Monday, May 1, 2023 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Mothers' Day
Tuesday, May 30, 2023 Mothers' Day is a national holiday in Nicaragua
June Solstice
Wednesday, June 21, 2023 June Solstice in Nicaragua (Managua)
The Sandinista Revolution Day
Wednesday, July 19, 2023 The Sandinista Revolution Day is a national holiday in Nicaragua
Santo Domingo Celebrations Start
Tuesday, August 1, 2023 Santo Domingo Celebrations Start is a local holiday in Nicaragua
Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations
Thursday, August 10, 2023 Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations is a local holiday in Nicaragua
Army Day
Saturday, September 2, 2023 Army Day is a observance in Nicaragua
Battle of San Jacinto
Thursday, September 14, 2023 Battle of San Jacinto is a national holiday in Nicaragua
Independence Day
Friday, September 15, 2023 Independence Day is a national holiday in Nicaragua
September Equinox
Saturday, September 23, 2023 September Equinox in Nicaragua (Managua)
Indigenous Resistance Day
Thursday, October 12, 2023 Indigenous Resistance Day is a observance in Nicaragua
All Souls' Day
Thursday, November 2, 2023 All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Friday, December 8, 2023 The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.
December Solstice
Friday, December 22, 2023 December Solstice in Nicaragua (Managua)
Christmas Day
Monday, December 25, 2023 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year´s Eve
Sunday, December 31, 2023 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.