main holiday times are two weeks for Christmas, two weeks for Easter
and the period of time from beginning of July to late August. The
banks, post offices, the public services and many stores will be
closed on the following holidays :
Year (ANO NUEVO)
February 5th –
(Dia de la Constitución)
February 24th –
National Flag Day (Dia de la Bandera)
March 21st - President
birthday (Dia de Nacimiento de Benito Juárez)
March-April : Maundy
Thursday and Good Friday - Holy
week is the most important holiday in Mexico (in 2014, week of 13-20 April).
It is celebrated in the whole country.
: Altar of the dead in the Zócalo, Mexico City