Cuba Independence Day

Diversity Atlas


October 10


12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Cuba Independence Day, also known as Anniversary of the Beginning of the War of Independence, is celebrated every year on October 10th. This holiday commemorates the start of the fight for Cuba’s independence from Spain in 1868, known as the “Cry of Yara”. The day is marked with parades, speeches, and cultural events that showcase the country’s rich history and heritage. It’s a time for Cubans to come together and celebrate their freedom and resilience, and for visitors to experience the unique culture of this beautiful island nation.