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November
15

The annual Global Dominican Film Festival takes place in November in cities across the Dominican Republic. The festival provides a platform for...

Dominican Republic Public Holidays

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

Public holiday note

Some holidays falling midweek are observed on the closest Monday.

2017

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2017
January
06
Epiphany
Start date:
6 January 2017
January
21
Lady of Altagracia Day
Start date:
21 January 2017
January
26
Duarte Day
Start date:
26 January 2017
February
27
Independence Day
Start date:
27 February 2017
April
14
Good Friday
Start date:
14 April 2017
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2017
June
15
Corpus Christi
Start date:
15 June 2017
August
16
Restoration Day
Start date:
16 August 2017
September
24
Lady of Mercedes Day
Start date:
24 September 2017
November
06
Constitution Day
Start date:
6 November 2017
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2017

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