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Children's Day in Mexico

Children’s Day (El Día Del Niño) is celebrated as a tribute to children in Mexico on April 30.

Is Children's Day a Public Holiday?

Children's Day is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

Smile - it's Children's Day in Mexico!

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Celebrate Children’s Day

Schools host special events inviting parents to celebrate and share Children’s Day with students. Parties are held and children take part in activities like face painting, story-telling, art workshops, and plays.

Public Life

Children’s Day is a national observance in Mexico.

About Children’s Day

Children’s Day has been celebrated annually in Mexico since 1925. Children are recognized as an important part of society so the day focuses on the importance of loving, accepting and appreciating children.

Children's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010FriApr 30Children's DayObservance
2011SatApr 30Children's DayObservance
2012MonApr 30Children's DayObservance
2013TueApr 30Children's DayObservance
2014WedApr 30Children's DayObservance
2015ThuApr 30Children's DayObservance
2016SatApr 30Children's DayObservance
2017SunApr 30Children's DayObservance
2018MonApr 30Children's DayObservance
2019TueApr 30Children's DayObservance
2020ThuApr 30Children's DayObservance

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