Top events in Nicaragua

December
07

Otherwise known as the Gritería (shouting), at 6pm every 7 December a cry is heard from cathedrals and churches around the country: “Who causes so...

January
17

Also known as the Festival of San Sebastián, this vibrant religious festival is dedicated to the city's patron saint. It’s a unique combination of...

February
02

Poets from around the world gather in a variety of venues, including churchyards, colonial courtyards and parks, for a week-long celebration of...

Nicaragua Public Holidays

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

Public holiday note

Many local holidays are also observed.

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
April
17
Holy Thursday
Start date:
17 April 2014
April
18
Good Friday
Start date:
18 April 2014
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014
July
19
Sandinista Revolution Anniversary
Start date:
19 July 2014
September
14
Battle of San Jacinto
Start date:
14 September 2014
September
15
Independence Day
Start date:
15 September 2014
November
02
All Souls' Day
Start date:
2 November 2014
December
08
Immaculate Conception
Start date:
8 December 2014
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2014

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
April
02
Holy Thursday
Start date:
2 April 2015
April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
July
19
Sandinista Revolution Anniversary
Start date:
19 July 2015
September
14
Battle of San Jacinto
Start date:
14 September 2015
September
15
Independence Day
Start date:
15 September 2015
November
02
All Souls' Day
Start date:
2 November 2015
December
08
Immaculate Conception
Start date:
8 December 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
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