Public holidays and observances in Uruguay

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Monday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 9 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 19 Sunday Landing of the 33 orientals Bank holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 18 Monday Battle of Las Piedras Observance
June 19 Friday José Artigas´ Birthday Memorial Bank holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
July 18 Saturday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 25 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Monday All Saint´s Day Observance and Christian holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Wednesday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 15 Monday Carnival Observance
February 16 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 1 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 19 Monday Landing of the 33 orientals Bank holiday
May 1 Saturday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 17 Monday Battle of Las Piedras Observance
June 19 Saturday José Artigas´ Birthday Memorial Bank holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 18 Sunday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 25 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 11 Monday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Tuesday All Saint´s Day Observance and Christian holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Friday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Thursday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 28 Monday Carnival Observance
March 1 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 14 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 18 Monday Landing of the 33 orientals Bank holiday
May 1 Sunday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 16 Monday Battle of Las Piedras Observance
June 19 Sunday José Artigas´ Birthday Memorial Bank holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 18 Monday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 25 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Thursday September equinox Season
October 10 Monday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Wednesday All Saint´s Day Observance and Christian holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Friday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 20 Monday Carnival Observance
February 21 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 20 Monday March equinox Season
April 6 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 7 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 9 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 17 Monday Landing of the 33 orientals Bank holiday
May 1 Monday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 22 Monday Battle of Las Piedras Observance
June 19 Monday José Artigas´ Birthday Memorial Bank holiday
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
July 18 Tuesday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 25 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
October 16 Monday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Thursday All Saint´s Day Observance and Christian holiday
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Sunday New Year's Eve Observance