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Independence Day in Colombia

Is Independence Day a Public Holiday?

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

In 2019 it falls on a Saturday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010TueJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2011WedJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2012FriJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2013SatJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2014SunJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2015MonJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2016WedJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2017ThuJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2018FriJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2019SatJul 20Independence DayNational holiday
2020MonJul 20Independence DayNational holiday

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