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Holidays and Observances in Costa Rica in 2020

Events and observations associated with the holidays we list may be canceled or otherwise affected due to measures taken to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with event organizers for details.

Holidays and Observances in Costa Rica in 2020

Date NameType
Jan 1WednesdayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Mar 19ThursdaySaint Joseph's DayObservance
Mar 19ThursdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 9ThursdayMaundy ThursdayNational holiday, Christian
Apr 10FridayGood FridayNational holiday, Christian
Apr 11SaturdayBattle of RivasNational holiday
May 1FridayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday
Jun 20SaturdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 21SundayFather's DayObservance
Jul 25SaturdayAnnexation of GuanacasteNational holiday
Aug 2SundayOur Lady of Los ÁngelesObservance
Aug 15SaturdayMother's DayNational holiday
Aug 24MondayNational Parks DayObservance
Sep 9WednesdayChildren's DayObservance
Sep 15TuesdayIndependence DayNational holiday
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 12MondayDay of the CulturesObservance
Nov 2MondayAll Souls' DayObservance
Nov 22SundayTeacher's DayObservance
Dec 8TuesdayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionObservance
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 25FridayChristmas DayNational holiday, Christian
Dec 31ThursdayNew Year's EveObservance

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