Public holidays and observances in Venezuela

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 19 Tuesday Saint Joseph´s Day National holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 14 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 18 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 19 Friday Declaration of Independence National holiday
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 30 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 20 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
June 24 Monday Carabobo Battle National holiday
June 29 Saturday Saint Peter and Saint Paul National holiday
July 5 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 24 Wednesday Simón Bolívar´s Birthday National holiday
August 3 Saturday Flag´s Day Observance
August 4 Sunday National Guard´s Day Observance
August 15 Thursday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 11 Wednesday Our Lady of Coromoto Observance
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 12 Saturday Indigenous Resistance´s Day Observance
November 1 Friday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Saturday All Soul´s Day National holiday
November 27 Wednesday Aviation Day Observance
December 8 Sunday Feast of the Immaculate Conception 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 19 Thursday Saint Joseph´s Day National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 9 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 19 Sunday Declaration of Independence National holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 21 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 11 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 24 Wednesday Carabobo Battle National holiday
June 29 Monday Saint Peter and Saint Paul National holiday
July 5 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 24 Friday Simón Bolívar´s Birthday National holiday
August 3 Monday Flag´s Day Observance
August 4 Tuesday National Guard´s Day Observance
August 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 11 Friday Our Lady of Coromoto Observance
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 12 Monday Indigenous Resistance´s Day Observance
November 1 Sunday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Monday All Soul´s Day National holiday
November 27 Friday Aviation Day Observance
December 8 Tuesday Feast of the Immaculate Conception 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 19 Friday Saint Joseph´s Day National holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
March 28 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 1 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 19 Monday Declaration of Independence National holiday
May 1 Saturday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 13 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 3 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 20 Sunday June Solstice Season
June 24 Thursday Carabobo Battle National holiday
June 29 Tuesday Saint Peter and Saint Paul National holiday
July 5 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 24 Saturday Simón Bolívar´s Birthday National holiday
August 3 Tuesday Flag´s Day Observance
August 4 Wednesday National Guard´s Day Observance
August 15 Sunday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 11 Saturday Our Lady of Coromoto Observance
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 12 Tuesday Indigenous Resistance´s Day Observance
November 1 Monday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Tuesday All Soul´s Day National holiday
November 27 Saturday Aviation Day Observance
December 8 Wednesday Feast of the Immaculate Conception 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 19 Saturday Saint Joseph´s Day National holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 10 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 14 Thursday Maundy Thursday Silent Day
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 19 Tuesday Declaration of Independence National holiday
May 1 Sunday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 26 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 16 Thursday Corpus Christi Common Local holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
June 24 Friday Carabobo Battle National holiday
June 29 Wednesday Saint Peter and Saint Paul National holiday
July 5 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 24 Sunday Simón Bolívar´s Birthday National holiday
August 3 Wednesday Flag´s Day Observance
August 4 Thursday National Guard´s Day Observance
August 15 Monday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 11 Sunday Our Lady of Coromoto Observance
September 22 Thursday September equinox Season
October 12 Wednesday Indigenous Resistance´s Day Observance
November 1 Tuesday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Wednesday All Soul´s Day National holiday
November 27 Sunday Aviation Day Observance
December 8 Thursday Feast of the Immaculate Conception Christian holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Christmas Day observed Public Holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year´s Eve Observance