Thursday, May 1, 2014
Labor Day is a national holiday in Costa Rica marked by parades, fireworks, processions and a presidential speech. Many businesses and all government offices will be closed on May 1.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Celebrated countrywide in towns named San Isidro, this day honors the Patron Saint of farmers and farm animals with blessings of future crops and livestock. Fiestas and parades are common.