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Assumption of Mary in Colombia

The Christian feast day of the Assumption of Mary celebrates the belief that God assumed the Virgin Mary into Heaven following her death.

Is Assumption of Mary a Public Holiday?

Assumption of Mary is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

The feast day of the Assumption of Mary commemorates the Virgin Mary's assumption into heaven.

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Assumption of Mary Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2017TueAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2017MonAug 21Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2018WedAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2018MonAug 20Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2019ThuAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2019MonAug 19Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2020SatAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2020MonAug 17Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2021SunAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2021MonAug 16Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2022MonAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2023TueAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2023MonAug 21Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2024ThuAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2024MonAug 19Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2025FriAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2025MonAug 18Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2026SatAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2026MonAug 17Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2027SunAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance
2027MonAug 16Assumption of MaryNational holiday

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