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Panama: National Holidays


Begins the Saturday before Ash Wednesday (many people start on Friday) and ends the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday   (February)

Martyr’s Day

January 9th

Good Friday

Panama is mostly Catholic so this is a national holiday.

Labor Day

May 1st

Separation Day from Colombia

November 3rd

Flag Day

November 4th

Colón Day

November 5th

The Villa de los Santos Uprising against Spain

November 10th

Independence from Spain

November 28th

Mother’s Day

December 8th

Christmas Day

December 25-26th

New Year

January 1st