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The next public holiday in Colombia is

7th August, SaturdayBattle of Boyaca Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Colombia in 2021

FridayFriJan 01, 2021Jan 01New Year's Day
MondayMonJan 11, 2021Jan 11Epiphany
MondayMonMar 22, 2021Mar 22Saint Joseph's Day
ThursdayThuApr 01, 2021Apr 01Maundy Thursday
FridayFriApr 02, 2021Apr 02Good Friday
SaturdaySatMay 01, 2021May 01Labor Day / May Day
MondayMonMay 17, 2021May 17Ascension Day
SaturdaySatJun 05, 2021Jun 05Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul
MondayMonJun 07, 2021Jun 07Corpus Christi
MondayMonJun 14, 2021Jun 14Sacred Heart
TuesdayTueJul 20, 2021Jul 20Independence Day
SaturdaySatAug 07, 2021Aug 07Battle of Boyaca Day
MondayMonAug 16, 2021Aug 16Assumption of Mary
MondayMonOct 18, 2021Oct 18Columbus Day
MondayMonNov 01, 2021Nov 01All Saints' Day
MondayMonNov 15, 2021Nov 15Independence of Cartagena
WednesdayWedDec 08, 2021Dec 08Feast of the Immaculate Conception
SaturdaySatDec 25, 2021Dec 25Christmas

Public Holidays in Colombia

Battle of Boyaca Day

Battle of Boyaca Day

Saturday Aug 07, 2021

The upcoming Colombia holiday Battle of Boyaca Day is in 10 days from today.

Assumption of Mary

Assumption of Mary

Monday Aug 16, 2021

The upcoming Colombia holiday Assumption of Mary is in 19 days from today.

Columbus Day

Columbus Day

Monday Oct 18, 2021

The upcoming Colombia holiday Columbus Day is in 82 days from today.

2021 Public Holidays Colombia Service

The above is the list of 2021 public holidays declared in Colombia which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Colombia holiday calendar for 2021 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.