Children's Day in Mexico
Children’s Day (El Día Del Niño) is celebrated as a tribute to children in Mexico on April 30.
Celebrate Children’s Day
Schools host special events inviting parents to celebrate and share Children’s Day with students. Parties are held and children take part in activities like face painting, story-telling, art workshops, and plays.
Children’s Day is a national observance in Mexico.
About Children’s Day
Children’s Day has been celebrated annually in Mexico since 1925. Children are recognized as an important part of society so the day focuses on the importance of loving, accepting and appreciating children.
Children's Day Observances
|Fri||Apr 30||2010||Children's Day||Observance|
|Sat||Apr 30||2011||Children's Day||Observance|
|Mon||Apr 30||2012||Children's Day||Observance|
|Tue||Apr 30||2013||Children's Day||Observance|
|Wed||Apr 30||2014||Children's Day||Observance|
|Thu||Apr 30||2015||Children's Day||Observance|
|Sat||Apr 30||2016||Children's Day||Observance|
|Sun||Apr 30||2017||Children's Day||Observance|
|Mon||Apr 30||2018||Children's Day||Observance|
|Tue||Apr 30||2019||Children's Day||Observance|
|Thu||Apr 30||2020||Children's Day||Observance|
Quick FactsChildren’s Day is a Mexican observance that honors and appreciates children.
Children's Day 2016Saturday, April 30, 2016
Children's Day 2017Sunday, April 30, 2017
Name in other languages
|Día del Niño||Spanish|
- Mother's Day – Tuesday, May 10, 2016
- Father's Day – Sunday, June 19, 2016
- Teacher's Day – Sunday, May 15, 2016
Other holidays in April 2017 in Mexico
- Palm Sunday – Sunday, April 9, 2017
- Maundy Thursday – Thursday, April 13, 2017
- Good Friday – Friday, April 14, 2017
- Holy Saturday – Saturday, April 15, 2017
- Easter Day – Sunday, April 16, 2017