La Guajira, Colombia

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in La Guajira, Colombia for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

Colombia is a transcontinental country whose mainland lies in the northwest portion of South America, and island territories in the North American territory. Many Native American Indian tribes including the Incan Empire inhabited this land since 12,000 BC. In 1499 Spain claimed land, and by the mid 16th century had annexed part of this region. The sovereign state the Republic of Colombia was founded on July 20, 1810 and became independent from Spain in 1819. Colombia is both ethnically and linguistically diverse, drawing its cultural heritage from Amerindian civilizations and European colonization.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
January 6th Monday Epiphany Long weekend.
February 23rd Sunday Founder's Day
March 3rd Tuesday UN World Wildlife Day
March 8th Sunday International Women's Day
March 15th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
March 23rd Monday Saint Joseph's Day (Observed) Long weekend.
April 5th Sunday Palm Sunday
April 6th Monday Second Contact Day
April 9th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 10th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 11th Saturday Holy Saturday
April 12th Sunday Easter
April 23rd Thursday Language Day
April 25th Saturday Children's Day
April 26th Sunday Secretaries' Day
April 29th Wednesday Day of Trees
May 1st Friday Labor Day Long weekend.
May 10th Sunday Mother's Day
May 10th Sunday Whacking Day
May 15th Friday Teacher's Day
May 25th Monday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ (Observed) Long weekend.
June 15th Monday Feast of Corpus Christi (Observed) Long weekend.
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 21st Sunday Father's Day
June 22nd Monday Summerween
June 22nd Monday Sacred Heart (Observed) Long weekend.
June 29th Monday Saint Peter and Saint Paul Long weekend.
July 4th Saturday Freedom Day
July 20th Monday Declaration of Independence Long weekend.
August 7th Friday Battle of Boyacá Day Long weekend.
August 17th Monday Assumption of Mary (Observed) Long weekend.
August 18th Tuesday Mail Order Catalog Day
September 19th Saturday Valentine's Day
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
September 29th Tuesday Hive Day
October 12th Monday Columbus Day Long weekend.
October 31st Saturday Halloween
November 2nd Monday All Saints' Day (Observed) Long weekend.
November 14th Saturday Colombian Women's Day
November 16th Monday Independence of Cartagena (Observed) Long weekend.
November 24th Tuesday Hogswatch
December 7th Monday Feast of the Immaculate Conception Eve
December 8th Tuesday Feast of the Immaculate Conception
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Decemberween
December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 25th Friday Winter Veil
December 31st Thursday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="CO-LAG" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"