Thursday September 21, 2017

Columbia Flag Christmas Day - Columbia


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Christmas Day

Christmas Day in Colombia celebrates the birth of Jesus which is thought to originally take place 25 December 1 BC. Hence the holiday is always celebrated December 25th.

Celebration\ Observance

Most Colombians get Christmas Day off and get to spend it with family and friends. Traditionally it is celebrated with the giving of presents to one another.

History

The holiday came as a way to celebrate the Winter Solstice way back in the days of the Holy Roman Empire and honor Jesus's birth. Today secular ideas of Santa and gift giving became part of the norm.

Yearly Calendars

Provides calendars for the calendar year for Columbia.


Holiday Dates for the Year

Provides the dates for holidays for the calendar year for Columbia.


Holiday Countdown for the Year

For a count of the number of days for upcoming and past holiday dates for the calendar year for Columbia.


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