San José, Costa Rica

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in San José, Costa Rica for 2023 ready to be integrated into your application.

Costa Rica, known as the “rich coast” is a country in Central America, colonized by Spain in the 16th century. The Republic of Costa Rica was established on September 15, 1821, and by 1847 gained independence from Spainish rule. Costa Rica is an environmentally conscious country, known for having both black and white sand beaches, volcanoes and interesting wildlife.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Sunday New Year's Day
March 19th Sunday Saint Joseph's Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
April 6th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 7th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 11th Tuesday Battle of Rivas
May 1st Monday Labor Day Long weekend.
June 18th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
July 25th Tuesday Annexation of Guanacaste
August 2nd Wednesday Our Lady of Los Ángeles
August 15th Tuesday Mother's Day
August 24th Thursday National Parks' Day
September 9th Saturday Children's Day
September 15th Friday Independence Day Long weekend.
September 23rd Saturday September Equinox
October 12th Thursday Day of the Cultures
November 2nd Thursday All Souls' Day
November 22nd Wednesday Teachers' Day
December 8th Friday Feast of the Immaculate Conception
December 22nd Friday December Solstice
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 31st Sunday 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.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="CR-SJ" -d year="2023" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "CR-SJ",
  "year": "2023",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'CR-SJ',
  year: '2023',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'CR-SJ',
  'year' => '2023',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "CR-SJ"
$Body.year = "2023"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'CR-SJ',
  'year': '2023',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'CR-SJ',
  'year': '2023',
})