Mexico Bank Holidays 2021 are the list of holidays, which include merriment and offer some relief from a hectic work schedule. Mexico has various holidays, to relax and spend some time with your friends and family.

National and Local holidays

New Year's Day
 Friday - 1st of January 2021  National holiday

 All states

New Year’s Day, on January 1, is the first day of the year.


Day off for Constitution Day
 Monday - 1st of February 2021  National holiday

 All states

Mexico’s Constitution Day is celebrated on the first Monday in February to commemorate the Constitution of 1917.


Constitution Day
 Friday - 5th of February 2021  National holiday

 All states

Mexico’s Constitution Day is celebrated on the first Monday in February to commemorate the Constitution of 1917.


Day off for Benito Juárez's Birthday Memorial
 Monday - 15th of March 2021  National holiday

 All states

Benito Juárez Day (Natalicio de Benito Juárez) is a national holiday in Mexico to honor the birthday of one the country’s greatest presidents.


Benito Juárez's Birthday Memorial
 Sunday - 21st of March 2021  National holiday

 All states

Benito Juárez Day (Natalicio de Benito Juárez) is a national holiday in Mexico to honor the birthday of one the country’s greatest presidents.


Labor Day / May Day
 Saturday - 1st of May 2021  National holiday

 All states

Mexico’s Labor Day is celebrated as a day off work and school on the first day of May.


Battle of Puebla (Cinco de Mayo)
 Wednesday - 5th of May 2021  Common local holiday

 All states

Cinco de Mayo is an annual government and school holiday dedicated to the Mexican army’s victory of the Battle of Puebla.


Independence Day
 Thursday - 16th of September 2021  National holiday

 All states

Mexico’s Independence Day is a nationwide public holiday to celebrate the country’s freedom from Spanish rule.


Day off for Revolution Day Memorial
 Monday - 15th of November 2021  National holiday

 All states

Revolution Day is held on the third Monday in November to commemorate the start of the Mexican revolution to overthrow the Porfirio Diaz dictatorship in 1910.


Revolution Day Memorial
 Saturday - 20th of November 2021  National holiday

 All states

Revolution Day is held on the third Monday in November to commemorate the start of the Mexican revolution to overthrow the Porfirio Diaz dictatorship in 1910.


Christmas Day
 Saturday - 25th of December 2021  National holiday

 All states

Christmas Day is a public holiday across Mexico to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.


Other important days

Day of the Holy Kings
 Wednesday - 6th of January 2021  Observance

 All states

The Day of the Holy Kings is a Christian celebration when children in Mexico receive gifts from the three wise men.


Candlemas
 Tuesday - 2nd of February 2021  Observance

 All states

Candlemas is also known as the Feast of Presentation of the Lord. It is on February 2 every year.


Valentine's Day
 Sunday - 14th of February 2021  Observance

 All states

Valentine’s Day in Mexico is not just for romance – it is also a time to show an appreciation for friends.


Ash Wednesday
 Wednesday - 17th of February 2021  Observance

 All states

Catholics in Mexico observe Ash Wednesday, which is the start of the Lenten fast that lasts for 40 days (excluding Sundays).


Flag Day
 Wednesday - 24th of February 2021  Observance

 All states

Mexico’s Flag Day celebrates the national flag, which features vertical stripes of red, white and green with the national coat of arms in the middle of the white stripe.


Oil Expropriation Day
 Thursday - 18th of March 2021  Observance

 All states

Oil Expropriation Day serves as a national reminder of when Mexican president Lázaro Cárdenas proclaimed the expropriation of all mineral and oil reserves in Mexico.


March Equinox
 Saturday - 20th of March 2021  Season

 All states

March Equinox in Mexico (Mexico City)


Palm Sunday
 Sunday - 28th of March 2021  Observance

 All states

Christians in Mexico celebrate Palm Sunday, which honors Jesus Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem.


Maundy Thursday
 Thursday - 1st of April 2021  Christian

 All states

Mexicans observe Maundy Thursday as part of Holy Week (Semana Santa), which commemorates Jesus’ last moments of life, his death, and resurrection.


Good Friday
 Friday - 2nd of April 2021  Christian

 All states

Mexicans observe Good Friday as the day Jesus died on the cross about 2000 years ago.


Holy Saturday
 Saturday - 3rd of April 2021  Observance

 All states

Mexicans observe Holy Saturday as part of Holy Week (Semana Santa), which commemorates Jesus’ last moments of life, his death, and resurrection.


Easter Sunday
 Sunday - 4th of April 2021  Observance

 All states

Easter Sunday is one of the most festive occasions of the year in Mexico – it celebrates Jesus Christ’s resurrection.


Children's Day
 Friday - 30th of April 2021  Observance

 All states

Children’s Day is a Mexican observance that honors and appreciates children.


Mother's Day
 Monday - 10th of May 2021  Observance

 All states

Many Mexicans celebrate Mothers’ Day as a festive family event in which mothers are given cards, flowers, and presents.


Ascension Day
 Thursday - 13th of May 2021  Observance

 All states

Churches in Mexico commemorate the story of Jesus rising to heaven on Ascension Day.


Teacher's Day
 Saturday - 15th of May 2021  Observance

 All states

Teachers’ Appreciation Day is a festive event to honor teachers and other education workers in Mexico.


Whit Sunday
 Sunday - 23rd of May 2021  Observance

 All states

Whitsunday is a Christian holiday commemorating the story of the Holy Spirit descending on Jesus’ disciples. It is also known as Pentecost.


Corpus Christi
 Thursday - 3rd of June 2021  Observance

 All states

Churches throughout Mexico celebrate the Holy Eucharist, or the communion of bread and wine, during Corpus Christi.


Father's Day
 Sunday - 20th of June 2021  Observance

 All states

Fathers and father figures receive cards, chocolates, and other presents on Fathers’ Day in Mexico.


June Solstice
 Monday - 21st of June 2021  Season

 All states

June Solstice in Mexico (Mexico City)


Assumption of Mary
 Sunday - 15th of August 2021  Observance

 All states

Catholic churches in Mexico celebrate the Assumption of Mary to honor the belief of the Virgin Mary’s departure from earth to heaven.


Shout of Dolores
 Wednesday - 15th of September 2021  Observance

 All states

The day of the Cry of Dolores is an important event leading up to Mexico’s Independence Day celebrations.


September Equinox
 Wednesday - 22nd of September 2021  Season

 All states

September Equinox in Mexico (Mexico City)


Columbus Day
 Tuesday - 12th of October 2021  Observance

 All states

Columbus Day is celebrated in Mexico in honor of an Italian explorer who came to the Americas during the 15th century.


Halloween
 Sunday - 31st of October 2021  Observance

 All states

Halloween is celebrated in Mexico on the last day of October, the day before All Saints’ Day.


All Saints' Day
 Monday - 1st of November 2021  Observance

 All states

All Saints’ Day is a religious observance in Mexico on November 1 to remember all the saints in the Catholic Church.


All Souls' Day
 Tuesday - 2nd of November 2021  Observance

 All states

All Souls’ Day, popularly known as the Day of the Dead, is a bank holiday in Mexico to remember deceased relatives and friends on November 2.


Christ the King Day
 Sunday - 21st of November 2021  Observance

 All states

Christ the King Day is a Christian observance that recognizes Jesus’ power and authority in the Christian church.


Feast of the Immaculate Conception
 Wednesday - 8th of December 2021  Observance

 All states

Catholics in Mexico observe the Feast of the Immaculate Conception to honor the idea that the Virgin Mary’s conception was pure and faultless.


Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe
 Sunday - 12th of December 2021  Christian

 All states

One of the most celebrated days in the Mexican calendar is the Day of Our Lady Guadalupe, which commemorates the belief that Jesus’ mother appeared in Mexico in 1531.


December Solstice
 Tuesday - 21st of December 2021  Season

 All states

December Solstice in Mexico (Mexico City)


Christmas Eve
 Friday - 24th of December 2021  Observance

 All states

Most Mexicans celebrate Christmas Eve on December 24 by attending church masses, visiting family and friends, and enjoying special Christmas dinners.


Day of the Holy Innocents
 Tuesday - 28th of December 2021  Observance

 All states

The Catholic Church in Mexico observes the Day of the Holy Innocents in memory of when male babies in Bethlehem were executed by Herod’s orders.


New Year's Eve
 Friday - 31st of December 2021  Observance

 All states

New Year’s Eve, on December 31, is the last day of the year.