Puerto Rico

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Puerto Rico for 2019 ready to be integrated into your application.

In 1493, Christopher Columbus discovered the island “the rich port”, known as Puerto Rico. This island country the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico was officially established in 1508 and is located in the northeast Caribbean Sea. Although Puerto Rico is not officially a state, it is considered an unincorporated territory of the United States of America since 1917.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Tuesday New Year's Day
January 5th Saturday Eve of Kings
January 6th Sunday Day of the Three Wise Men
January 14th Monday Commemoration of the Birth of Eugenio María de Hostos
January 21st Monday Commemoration of the Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
February 14th Thursday Valentine's Day
February 18th Monday Presidents' Day
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
March 22nd Friday Day of the Abolition of Slavery
April 15th Monday Commemoration of the Birth of José de Diego
April 19th Friday Good Friday
April 21st Sunday Easter
May 12th Sunday Mother's Day
May 27th Monday Memorial Day
June 16th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Friday June Solstice
July 4th Thursday United States Independence Day
July 15th Monday Commemoration of the Birthday of Luis Muñoz Rivera
July 25th Thursday Commemoration of the Commonwealth
July 27th Saturday Commemoration of the Birth of José Celso Barbosa
September 2nd Monday Labor Day
September 23rd Monday September Equinox
October 12th Saturday Discovery of America
October 31st Thursday Halloween
November 11th Monday Veterans Day
November 19th Tuesday Discovery Day of Puerto Rico
November 28th Thursday Thanksgiving Day
December 22nd Sunday December Solstice
December 24th Tuesday Christmas Eve
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 31st Tuesday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="PR" -d year="2019" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"