Public holidays and observances in Uruguay

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Saturday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 12 Monday Carnival Observance
February 13 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 29 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 1 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 23 Monday Landing of the 33 orientals Bank holiday
May 1 Tuesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 21 Monday Battle of Las Piedras Observance
June 19 Tuesday José Artigas´ Birthday Memorial Bank holiday
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
July 18 Wednesday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 25 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 15 Monday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Friday All Saint´s Day Observance and Christian holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Christmas Eve Silent Day
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
January 6 Sunday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
March 4 Monday Carnival Observance
March 5 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 18 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 22 Monday Landing of the 33 orientals Bank holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 18 Saturday Battle of Las Piedras Observance
June 19 Wednesday José Artigas´ Birthday Memorial Bank holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 18 Thursday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 25 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 12 Saturday Columbus Day Observance
November 2 Saturday All Saint´s Day Observance and Christian holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
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
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