List of national public holidays of Dominican Republic in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Dominican Republic. 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
Jan. 8, 2018 Jan. 8, 2018 Epiphany (observed) Probable on Monday after Epiphany
Jan. 21, 2018 Jan. 21, 2018 Lady of Altagracia
Jan. 29, 2018 Jan. 29, 2018 Juan Pablo Duarte Day Birthday of one of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic
Feb. 27, 2018 Feb. 27, 2018 Independence Day Autonomy from Haiti in 1844
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 1, 2018 April 1, 2018 Easter Day
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labor Day
May 27, 2018 May 27, 2018 Mother's Day Last Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
May 31, 2018 May 31, 2018 Corpus Christi second Thursday after Whitsun
July 29, 2018 July 29, 2018 Father's Day Last Sunday in July. Not a public holiday
Aug. 16, 2018 Aug. 16, 2018 Restoration Day
Sept. 24, 2018 Sept. 24, 2018 Our Lady of Mercedes Day
Nov. 5, 2018 Nov. 5, 2018 Constitution Day Holiday
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day