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Discovery Day in Puerto Rico

Is Discovery Day a Public Holiday?

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

Discovery Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015ThuNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2016SatNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2017SunNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2017MonNov 20Discovery Day observedBank/Public Sector Holiday
2018MonNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2019TueNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2020ThuNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2021FriNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2022SatNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2023SunNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2023MonNov 20Discovery Day observedBank/Public Sector Holiday
2024TueNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday
2025WedNov 19Discovery DayBank/Public Sector Holiday

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