Panama: Public Holidays

Miami of the South

Panama Public Holidays

Panama City has the same public holidays as the UK, with several local additions. Most public holidays become long weekends, and should a fixed-date holiday such as New Year’s Day fall on a weekend, the following Monday will usually be a holiday. Annual special events include:

January 1: New Year’s Day
January 2: Public Sector Holiday
January 12: Martyr’s Day
April 10: Good Friday
May 1: Labor Day
Julie 1: Public Holiday
August 15: Assumption
November 1: All Saints’ Day
November 3: Independence Day
December 25: Christmas