Home   Calendar   Holidays   Puerto Rico   Mothers' Day
Flag for Puerto Rico

Mothers' Day in Puerto Rico

Mother’s Day is a day for many people to show their appreciation towards mothers and mother figures worldwide. It is an annual event but is held at different dates in the calendar, depending on the country.

Is Mothers' Day a Public Holiday?

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

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Gift boxes and pink rose.

Flowers and other gifts are given to mothers on Mother's Day.


About Mothers' Day

Read more about Mothers' Day.

Mothers' Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunMay 10Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2016SunMay 8Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2017SunMay 14Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2018SunMay 13Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2019SunMay 12Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2020SunMay 10Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2021SunMay 9Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2022SunMay 8Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2023SunMay 14Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2024SunMay 12Mothers' DayPublic Holiday
2025SunMay 11Mothers' DayPublic Holiday

You might also like

Look Up for Shooting Stars!

Look Up for Shooting Stars!

Shooting stars from the Geminid Meteor Shower can be seen nearly all over the world. The peak is around December 14 with up to 120 meteors an hour! more

Watch Comet 46P/Wirtanen!

Watch Comet 46P/Wirtanen!

All of December, this comet will be bright enough to spot with the naked eye. Find the comet on our Interactive Night Sky Map and see when and where you can watch it. more

A father and his little son playing on grass.

Fathers' Day

Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide. more

Christmas tree section on white.

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar. more