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July
20

Every year, throughout the country, Colombians gear up to celebrate their country’s Independence Day, the anniversary of Simón Bolívar liberating...

August
01

In celebration of the city’s Hispanic foundation, the Fiesta de Amor por Bogotá is held every year, and becomes a massive parade route full of...

August
01

One of Medellín’s most famous festivals, the annual Festival of Flowers is not only an explosion of the most beautiful floral displays you’ll ever...

Colombia Public Holidays

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

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
January
06
Epiphany
Start date:
6 January 2015
March
25
St Joseph's Day
Start date:
25 March 2015

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

April
02
Maundy Thursday
Start date:
2 April 2015
April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
May
14
Ascension Day
Start date:
14 May 2015
June
04
Corpus Christi
Start date:
4 June 2015
June
15
Sagrado Corazon (Sacred Heart Day)
Start date:
15 June 2015

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

June
29
Feast of Saints Peter and Paul
Start date:
29 June 2015

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

July
20
Independence Day
Start date:
20 July 2015
August
07
Battle of Boyacá
Start date:
7 August 2015
August
15
Assumption
Start date:
15 August 2015
October
12
Día de la Raza
Start date:
12 October 2015
November
01
All Saints' Day
Start date:
1 November 2015
November
11
Independence of Cartagena City
Start date:
11 November 2015

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

December
08
Immaculate Conception
Start date:
8 December 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
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