It also signals the traditional end of the holiday season. Date. Date. Carnival Saturday.
Feb 21. Feriado Nacional. Celebrates the beginning of the year.
National Holiday. Another Christian holiday; it commemorates the faithful departed. Anniversary of considered the national martyr for being part of the. Celebrates the achievements of workers and the labour movement. Wednesday. Numerous religious and ethnic holidays are also celebrated in Brazil. November 15 October 12 Our Lady of Aparecida: Nossa Senhora Aparecida: Commemorates the Virgin Mary as Nossa Senhora da Conceição Aparecida, patron saint of Brazil. Jan 1. Celebrates Brazil's declaration of independence from Portugal on September 7, 1822. Festivities include counting down to midnight starting from the preceding night. Type. Cultural Observances: 01/30/2020: Saudade Day in Brazil: Brazil: 04/19/2020: Indian Day in Brazil: Brazil: 05/05/2020: International Day of the Portuguese Language and Culture (Lusophone Culture Day) Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, East Timor, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Equatorial Guinea, Mauritius: 06/09/2020 Federal law gives each state the right to create one state holiday, and each municipality to create up to four municipal holidays. Mar 2, Saturday. Type / Where. November 2 Day of the Dead: Dia de Finados: Another Christian holiday; it commemorates the faithful departed. Some of the more notable ones are: South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Public_holidays_in_Brazil&oldid=980276614, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Holidays and Observances in Brazil in 2020. Holiday.
Jan 1, Tuesday. All you need to know about Public Holidays and Observances in Brazil. General elections are biennially held on the first Sunday of October in the first round, and on the last Sunday of October in the second round. January 22: Founding of the first city in Brazil, July 8: Sergipe Political Emancipation Day, State of, August 15: Our Lady of the Good Voyage (Nossa Senhora da Boa Viagem), City of, August 26: Emancipation of the city of Campo Grande, City of, September 8: Our Lady of the Light in the Pine (Nossa Senhora da Luz dos Pinhais), City of, October 11: Creation of the State of Mato Grosso do Sul, separated from, November 21: Our Lady of Apresentação (Nossa Senhora da Apresentação) Day, City of, December 8: Our Lady of Conceição (Dia de Nossa Senhora da Conceição), State of, December 19: Emancipation of the Province of Paraná, State of, This page was last edited on 25 September 2020, at 15:57. New Year’s Day. Most holidays are observed nationwide.. In Brazil, public holidays may be legislated at the federal, statewide and municipal levels. Apart from the yearly official holidays (listed below), the Constitution of Brazil also establishes that election days are to be considered national holidays as well. New Year's Day. Name.