List of national public holidays of Colombia in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Colombia. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day Año Nuevo
Jan. 8, 2018 Jan. 8, 2018 Epiphany (observed) Día de los Reyes Magos
March 19, 2018 March 19, 2018 St. Joseph's Day Día de San José. Monday after 19 March
March 29, 2018 March 29, 2018 Maundy Thursday
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Viernes Santo
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day Primero de Mayo
May 13, 2018 May 13, 2018 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
May 14, 2018 May 14, 2018 Ascension Day (observed) 40 days after Easter. Observed on following Monday
June 4, 2018 June 4, 2018 Corpus Christi (observed) second Thursday after Whitsun. Observed on following Monday
June 11, 2018 June 11, 2018 Sacred Heart Sagrado Corazón. Ten weeks and a day after Easter Sunday
June 17, 2018 June 17, 2018 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
July 2, 2018 July 2, 2018 Saint Peter and Saint Paul Monday on or after 29 Jun
July 20, 2018 July 20, 2018 Declaration of Independence Key events related to Colombia's independence from Spain occurred on 20 July 1810
Aug. 7, 2018 Aug. 7, 2018 Battle of Boyacá A key battle in 1819 against the Spanish
Aug. 20, 2018 Aug. 20, 2018 Assumption Day Monday on or after 15 Aug
Oct. 15, 2018 Oct. 15, 2018 Columbus Day Probable date
Nov. 5, 2018 Nov. 5, 2018 All Saints' Day (observed) Monday on or after 1 Nov
Nov. 12, 2018 Nov. 12, 2018 Independence of Cartagena On 11 Nov 1811, Cartagena declared independence from Spain
Dec. 8, 2018 Dec. 8, 2018 Immaculate Conception Day Inmaculada Concepción
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day Navidad