Top events in Peru

August
25

Santa Rosa de Lima' was the name bestowed upon a woman who dedicated her life to caring for the sick – Isabel Flores de Oliva. Her shrine,...

July
16

This music festival with masked dancers honours the Virgin Carmen of Paucartambo in the town of the same name, some 109k (68 miles) northeast of...

July
16

This festival is all about colour, music and revelry. Masked dancers take to the streets accompanied by musicians singing in Quechua to celebrate...

Peru 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
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
June
29
Feast of Saints Peter and Paul
Start date:
29 June 2015
July
28
Independence Day Celebrations
Start date:
28 July 2015
End date:
29 July 2015
August
30
St Rosa of Lima Day
Start date:
30 August 2015
October
08
Battle of Angamos
Start date:
8 October 2015
November
01
All Saints' Day
Start date:
1 November 2015
December
08
Immaculate Conception
Start date:
8 December 2015
December
24
Christmas Eve (half day)
Start date:
24 December 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
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