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Colombia - bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070


Full calendar of public and bank holidays of the world (and banks closures), from 1970 until 2070 for Colombia

Internet domain: .co - Telephone code: +57 - International dialing code: 005 - GMT offset: -5 (DST: no)
Currency: Peso (COP) ... Convert here!
Weekend: Sunday

Name Date Kind More
New Year's Day**Tuesday January 1, 2019Secular holiday 
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Epiphany (forwarded to Monday)*Tuesday January 8, 2019Secular holiday 
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Christmas holiday (end)**Tuesday January 22, 2019School holidays 
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Reporter's Day*Saturday February 9, 2019Special Events 
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Barranquilla Carnival (Baranquilla only)**Sunday February 10, 2019Events, celebrations... 
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Valentine's Day*Thursday February 14, 2019cards/flowers 
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New Year's Day -
Monday January 1, 2018

Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Epiphany (forwarded to Monday) -
Monday January 8, 2018

Secular holiday : The term comes from ancient Greek and means appearance. Celebrated on the 6th January, this feast corresponds to the presentation of Child Jesus to the Magi. This is the day of Jesus' first miracle, the Wedding in Cana , and the day of his own baptism.

Christmas holiday (end) -
Monday January 22, 2018

School holidays :
calendar issued by the Ministry of Education
all study programs are aligned with the requirements of the Bologna Process

PISA ranking (average 493): 416
Schooling is mandatory till age 16
Number of teaching weeks: 40
schools may open on Saturday
school uniforms required
We carry all confirmed dates till Dec 2018
Contact to purchase the full calendar for Colombia or one file containing confirmed calendars of 550 countries and regions.

Reporter's Day -
Friday February 9, 2018

Special Events : El 9 de febrero de 1971 comenzó a circular el semanario Papel Periódico de Santafé de Bogotá . La ley 918 de 2004 declaró el 4 de agosto como el Día del Periodista y Comunicador Wikipedia

Barranquilla Carnival (Baranquilla only) -
Saturday February 10, 2018

Culture : lasts 4 days - 2018 edition confirmed

Valentine's Day -
Wednesday February 14, 2018

cards/flowers : Introduced by Pope Gelasus in 498, perhaps in response to a local Roman tradition of lovers writing their names on an urn in February