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Fathers' Day in El Salvador

Father’s Day is celebrated worldwide to recognize the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children. This day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting. Although it is celebrated on a variety of dates worldwide, many countries observe this day on the third Sunday in June.

Is Fathers' Day a Public Holiday?

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

A father and his little son playing on grass.
Father's Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting.
Father's Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting.
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About Fathers' Day

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Fathers' Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010ThuJun 17Fathers' DayObservance
2011FriJun 17Fathers' DayObservance
2012SunJun 17Fathers' DayObservance
2013MonJun 17Fathers' DayNational holiday
2014TueJun 17Fathers' DayNational holiday
2015WedJun 17Fathers' DayNational holiday
2016FriJun 17Fathers' DayNational holiday
2017SatJun 17Fathers' DayNational holiday
2018SunJun 17Fathers' DayNational holiday
2019MonJun 17Fathers' DayNational holiday
2020WedJun 17Fathers' DayNational holiday

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