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The next public holiday in Colombia is

12th October, MondayColumbus Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Colombia in 2020

WednesdayWedJan 01, 2020Jan 01New Year's Day
MondayMonJan 06, 2020Jan 06Epiphany
MondayMonMar 23, 2020Mar 23Saint Joseph's Day
MondayMonApr 06, 2020Apr 06Maundy Thursday
FridayFriApr 10, 2020Apr 10Good Friday
FridayFriMay 01, 2020May 01Labor Day / May Day
MondayMonMay 25, 2020May 25Ascension Day
MondayMonJun 15, 2020Jun 15Corpus Christi
MondayMonJun 22, 2020Jun 22Sacred Heart
MondayMonJun 29, 2020Jun 29Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul
MondayMonJul 20, 2020Jul 20Independence Day
FridayFriAug 07, 2020Aug 07Battle of Boyaca Day
MondayMonAug 17, 2020Aug 17Assumption of Mary
MondayMonOct 12, 2020Oct 12Columbus Day
MondayMonNov 02, 2020Nov 02All Saints' Day
MondayMonNov 16, 2020Nov 16Independence of Cartagena
TuesdayTueDec 08, 2020Dec 08Feast of the Immaculate Conception
FridayFriDec 25, 2020Dec 25Christmas

Public Holidays in Colombia

Columbus Day

Columbus Day

Monday Oct 12, 2020

The upcoming Colombia holiday Columbus Day is in 12 days from today.

All Saints' Day

All Saints' Day

Monday Nov 02, 2020

The upcoming Colombia holiday All Saints' Day is in 33 days from today.

Independence of Cartagena

Independence of Cartagena

Monday Nov 16, 2020

The upcoming Colombia holiday Independence of Cartagena is in 47 days from today.

2020 Public Holidays Colombia Service

The above is the list of 2020 public holidays declared in Colombia which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Colombia holiday calendar for 2020 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.