Top events in Colombia

November
01

This huge, free festival leans on the heavy side of rock with a plethora of ska, punk, hardcore and metal groups turning things up to 11. Taking...

December
01

Despite being mainly a family affair, there are a few events taking place in Bogotá in December to celebrate Christmas. Over 60 artisans...

Colombia Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

2021

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2021
January
06
Epiphany
Start date:
6 January 2021
March
25
St Joseph's Day
Start date:
25 March 2021

When this holiday does not fall on a Monday, it is observed the following Monday.

April
01
Maundy Thursday
Start date:
1 April 2021
April
02
Good Friday
Start date:
2 April 2021
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2021
May
13
Ascension Day
Start date:
13 May 2021
June
03
Corpus Christi
Start date:
3 June 2021
July
20
Independence Day
Start date:
20 July 2021
August
07
Battle of Boyac
Start date:
7 August 2021
August
15
Assumption
Start date:
15 August 2021
October
12
D
Start date:
12 October 2021
November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2021
November
11
Independence of Cartagena City
Start date:
11 November 2021

When this holiday does not fall on a Monday, it is observed the following Monday.

December
08
Immaculate Conception
Start date:
8 December 2021
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2021
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