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Labor Day / May Day in Colombia

May Day, or Labor Day, is a public holiday in many countries worldwide. It usually occurs around May 1, but the date varies across countries. It is associated with the start of spring as well as the celebration of workers.

Is Labor Day / May Day a Public Holiday?

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

May Day, known as Labor Day in some countries, is a day of rest and is usually held in the spring.
May Day, known as Labor Day in some countries, is a day of rest and is usually held in the spring.
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About Labor Day / May Day

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Labor Day / May Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010SatMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2011SunMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2012TueMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2013WedMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2014ThuMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2015FriMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2016SunMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2017MonMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2018TueMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2019WedMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday
2020FriMay 1Labor Day / May DayNational holiday

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