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Independence Day in Dominican Republic

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 2022, it falls on a Sunday, and some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016SatFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2017MonFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2018TueFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2019WedFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2020ThuFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2021SatFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2022SunFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2023MonFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2024TueFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2025ThuFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday
2026FriFeb 27Independence DayNational holiday

While we diligently research and update our holiday dates, some of the information in the table above may be preliminary. If you find an error, please let us know.