Dominican Republic

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in the Dominican Republic for 2018 ready to be integrated into your application.

Located on the island of Hispaniola is the Dominican Republic. On December 5, 1492, Christopher Columbus claimed the island for Spain. The first European settlement in the Americas is located in the Dominican Republic. This Caribbean nation is now known for its beaches, resorts and golf courses. In November, the Dominican Republic declared independence from spain, and was officially founded as a country on February 27, 1844.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 5th Friday Epiphany (Observed) Long weekend.
January 6th Saturday Epiphany Long weekend.
January 21st Sunday Our Lady of Altagracia Day
January 25th Thursday Juan Pablo Durate Day
February 27th Tuesday Independence Day
March 3rd Saturday World Wildlife Day
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
March 29th Thursday Maundy Thursday
March 30th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 1st Sunday Easter
May 1st Tuesday Labor Day
May 27th Sunday Mother's Day
May 31st Thursday Feast of Corpus Christi
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
June 30th Saturday International Asteroid Day
July 18th Wednesday Nelson Mandela International Day
July 29th Sunday Father's Day
August 16th Thursday Restoration Day
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
September 24th Monday Our Lady of Mercedes Day Long weekend.
November 6th Tuesday Constitution Day
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 24th Monday Christmas Eve
December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
December 31st Monday 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.

We are continuously monitoring for changes to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible.
If you happen to notice a mistake, please get in touch.
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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="DO" -d year="2018" -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": "DO",
  "year": "2018",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'DO',
  year: '2018',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'DO',
  'year' => '2018',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "DO"
$Body.year = "2018"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'DO',
  'year': '2018',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'DO',
  'year': '2018',
})