List of national public holidays of El Salvador in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for El Salvador. 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
March 29, 2018 March 29, 2018 Holy Thursday Thursday before Easter Sunday
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
March 31, 2018 March 31, 2018 Holy Saturday
April 1, 2018 April 1, 2018 Easter Day
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day International observances began with the Haymarket Riot in Chicago
May 10, 2018 May 10, 2018 Mother's Day
June 17, 2018 June 17, 2018 Father's Day Always celebrated on 17 June
Aug. 4, 2018 Aug. 4, 2018 Fiestas Patronales Holiday Celebrations of San Salvador
Aug. 5, 2018 Aug. 5, 2018 Fiestas Patronales Holiday Celebrations of San Salvador
Aug. 6, 2018 Aug. 6, 2018 Fiesta de San Salvador Celebrates the Feast of the Transfiguration
Sept. 15, 2018 Sept. 15, 2018 Independence Day
Nov. 2, 2018 Nov. 2, 2018 All Souls' Day Not a public holiday
Dec. 24, 2018 Dec. 24, 2018 Christmas Eve
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Dec. 31, 2018 Dec. 31, 2018 New Year's Eve