Christmas: Punta Cana comes alive with celebrations in Christmas season during which Christmas trees are decorated with different lights and colors. Celebrations usually start at the beginning of December and continue till the 6th of January. Plenty of music can be heard as a happy mood prevails during these times.
Duarte Day: January 26 is celebrated as Duarte Day commemorating the founding father of Dominican Republic, Juan Pablo Duarte. It was due to his efforts that the nation got its freedom from Haitian rule in 1844.