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Costa Rica Public Holidays 2021

See also: 2021 public holidays in Central America, Nicaragua, Panama and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Costa Rica 2021 official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Costa Rica official public holidays in 2021 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday
Jan Friday New Year's Day
Apr Thursday Maundy Thursday
Apr Friday Good Friday
Apr Sunday Juan Santamaria Day
May Saturday Labor Day
July Sunday Guanacaste Day
Aug Monday Lady of the Angels' Day
Aug Sunday Mothers' Day / Assumption
Sep Wednesday Independence Day
Oct Monday Feriado del Encuentro de las Culturas (may be moved to December 1)
Dec Monday Día de la Abolición del Ejército (tentative)
Dec Saturday Christmas Day

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Recent Costa Rica Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Costa Rica public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Costa Rica (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Costa Rica, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

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