Hollidays

January
1- New Year. (Public Holiday) 
6- Epiphany (Public Holiday) 
13- Literacy day
21- Our Lady of Altagracia. (Public Holiday does not change) 
26- Duarte’s birthday. (Public Holiday) 
31- National Day for Youth.

February
3 - National day for Lawyers 
14- Valentines day 
20- National Photographic day
22- Flag day 
25- Mella day 
27- National Independence (Public Holidays)

March
8- International Women’s day 
9- Sánchez Day. 
17- National Day for National Security. 
19- Anniversary of the Battle of Azua. 
21- Start of Spring 
30- Battle of Santiago. / Meteorology day

April
5- National Journalism day 
7- World day for Health
14- Pan-American Day / Easter Friday (National Holiday) 
23- National Day of the Book 
24- 1965 Revolution
26- Secretaries’ Day 
28- North American Intervention

May
1- Labour day (Public Holiday) 
21- Death of Luperón. 
26- Corpus Christy. (Public Holiday does not change) 
28- Mothers’ day. 
30- Assassination of Trujillo.

June
•  Chamber of Commerce Day 
4- Death of Matías Ramón Mella. 
7- Freedom of the Press Day
14- Heroes Day
19- Luperón Memorial Day 
30- Teachers Day

July
2-  Día De Concepción Bona. 
4- Shooting of Sánchez. 
15- Death of Juan Pablo Duarte. 
16- Founding of La Trinitaria. 
30- Fathers’ day.

August
4-Founding of Santo Domingo. 
16- Restoration Day (Public Holiday) 
19- Sugar Cane Day 
20- Cocoa Day

September
8- Death of Luperón. 
24- Day of our Lady of Las Mercedes. (Holiday does not change)

October
12- Race Day 
28- Founding of UASD.

November
1- All Saints day. 
2- All Souls day 
6- Constitution day (Public Holiday) 
7- Battle of Palo Hincado. 
25- Assassination of the Mirabal daughters/ International Day for Non-Violence against women
29- Armed Forces Day

December
1-  Independence  
5- Discovery of Santo Domingo. 
18- Our Lady of Amparo. 
23- National Children’s Day 
24- Christmas Eve
25- Christmas