Top events in Bolivia

July
31

Fiesta Patronal is a similar folkloric festival to Carnaval and Gran Poder, although this one pays homage to patron saint San Ignacio, and takes...

August
06

This lively public holiday celebrates the country’s independence from Spanish rule, declared on August 6, 1825. Patriotic parades fill streets...

August
15

One of the biggest national fiestas, the Fiesta of the Virgin of Urkupiña in Quillacollo attracts up to half a million visitors, many of whom take...

Bolivia Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

Additional holidays are observed by individual provinces and towns.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
February
08
Carnival
Start date:
8 February 2016
End date:
9 February 2016
March
25
Good Friday
Start date:
25 March 2016
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2016
May
26
Corpus Christi
Start date:
26 May 2016
August
06
Independence Day
Start date:
6 August 2016
November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2016
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2016
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