There are 3,000 Peruvian holidays and festivals celebrated each year. These are some of the main ones. Peru 2016 Holiday Calendar: Jan 1 is New Year's Day Jan 6 is The Three Wise Men Day Mar 20 is March equinox Mar 24 is Maundy Thursday Mar 25 is Good Friday Mar 27 is Easter Day May 1 is Labor Day / May Day May 8 is Mother's Day Jun 7 is Flag Day Jun 19 is Father's Day Jun 20 is June Solstice Jun 24 is Farmer Day Jun 24 is Inti Raymi Day Jun 29 is St Peter and St Paul
Midsummer Rituals (June 20, 21, or 22) – Marks the fight between the Holly King (holly does not die during the winter) and the Oak King (younger and strong). The Holly King wins because the sun is going to start to decline after this day.