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2019 COLOMBIA HOLIDAYS

The next public holiday in Colombia is

14th October, MondayColumbus Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Colombia in 2019

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
TuesdayTueJan 01, 2019Jan 01New Year's Day
MondayMonJan 07, 2019Jan 07Epiphany
MondayMonMar 25, 2019Mar 25Saint Joseph's Day
ThursdayThuApr 18, 2019Apr 18Maundy Thursday
FridayFriApr 19, 2019Apr 19Good Friday
WednesdayWedMay 01, 2019May 01Labor Day / May Day
MondayMonJun 03, 2019Jun 03Ascension Day
MondayMonJun 24, 2019Jun 24Corpus Christi
MondayMonJul 01, 2019Jul 01Sacred Heart
MondayMonJul 01, 2019Jul 01Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul
SaturdaySatJul 20, 2019Jul 20Independence Day
WednesdayWedAug 07, 2019Aug 07Battle of Boyaca Day
MondayMonAug 19, 2019Aug 19Assumption of Mary
MondayMonOct 14, 2019Oct 14Columbus Day
MondayMonNov 04, 2019Nov 04All Saints' Day
MondayMonNov 11, 2019Nov 11Independence of Cartagena
SundaySunDec 08, 2019Dec 08Feast of the Immaculate Conception
WednesdayWedDec 25, 2019Dec 25Christmas

Upcoming Public Holidays in Colombia

Columbus Day

Columbus Day

Monday Oct 14, 2019

The upcoming Colombia holiday Columbus Day is in 21 days from today.

All Saints' Day

All Saints' Day

Monday Nov 04, 2019

The upcoming Colombia holiday All Saints' Day is in 42 days from today.

Independence of Cartagena

Independence of Cartagena

Monday Nov 11, 2019

The upcoming Colombia holiday Independence of Cartagena is in 49 days from today.

2019 Public Holidays Colombia Service

The above is the list of 2019 public holidays declared in Colombia which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Colombia holiday calendar for 2019 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.

The Republic of Colombia presently celebrates 18 countrywide holidays each year. Some of the vacations observed in the land of Colombia are religious. Such holidays may additionally be altered in date every year, due to the fact their celebrations are calculated using the lunar cycle.

Many legal guidelines are in place to order the observance of public holidays in Colombia. Most public holidays in this country are installed as part of a national decree and then honored from that point going forward. Emiliani’s statute of Colombia (enacted on December 6, 1983, as regulation fifty-one) calls for that most vacations transfer to the following Monday to ensure that work weeks aren't interrupted. Nevertheless, holiday dates related to Easter, Independence Day, the Immaculate Conception and Christmas can never be altered.

The labor laws of Colombia clearly state that all employers must give their employees a day off for each of the public holidays in the country. The bill, nonetheless, does not report on the manner of payment that the parties should follow. In numerous cases, though, contracts of employment allow for the employees to expect paid off days that are due to public holidays.

It is notable that most people in Colombia take the entire Easter week off - the country being a robustly Roman Catholic Christian realm. While only four of two of these days are considered to be national holidays, and two are on the weekend, it has become the norm for businesses in Colombia to close for the entire holy week.