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Ascension Day in Colombia

Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It occurs 39 days after Easter Sunday. It is a Christian holiday that commemorates Jesus Christ's ascension into heaven, according to Christian belief.

Is Ascension Day a Public Holiday?

Ascension Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Ascension Day marks the 40th day after Jesus Christ's resurrection, according to Christian belief.


About Ascension Day

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Ascension Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015MonMay 18Ascension DayNational holiday
2016MonMay 9Ascension DayNational holiday
2017MonMay 29Ascension DayNational holiday
2018MonMay 14Ascension DayNational holiday
2019MonJun 3Ascension DayNational holiday
2020MonMay 25Ascension DayNational holiday
2021MonMay 17Ascension DayNational holiday
2022MonMay 30Ascension DayNational holiday
2023MonMay 22Ascension DayNational holiday
2024MonMay 13Ascension DayNational holiday
2025MonJun 2Ascension DayNational holiday

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