Public holidays and observances in Paraguay

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
March 1 Thursday Heroes' Day National holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
March 29 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
May 1 Tuesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 14 Monday National Holiday National holiday
May 15 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
June 12 Tuesday Chaco Armistice National holiday
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 15 Wednesday Founding of Asuncion National holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
September 28 Friday Boqueron Battle Victory Day National holiday
October 7 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
December 8 Saturday Virgin of Caacupé Day National holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Christmas Eve (Half Day) National holiday
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Monday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 1 Friday Heroes' Day National holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 24 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
April 18 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 14 Tuesday National Holiday National holiday
May 15 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
June 12 Wednesday Chaco Armistice National holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 15 Thursday Founding of Asuncion National holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
September 28 Saturday Boqueron Battle Victory Day National holiday
October 6 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
December 8 Sunday Virgin of Caacupé Day National holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve (Half Day) National holiday
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 1 Sunday Heroes' Day National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 22 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
April 9 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
May 1 Friday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 14 Thursday National Holiday National holiday
May 15 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
June 12 Friday Chaco Armistice National holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
August 15 Saturday Founding of Asuncion National holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
September 28 Monday Boqueron Battle Victory Day National holiday
October 4 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
December 8 Tuesday Virgin of Caacupé Day National holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve (Half Day) National holiday
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance