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Holidays in Uruguay in 2008


DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 1TuesdayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Jan 6SundayThe Three Wise Men DayBank holiday
Feb 4MondayCarnivalBank holiday
Feb 5TuesdayCarnival/Shrove TuesdayBank holiday
Mar 9SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Mar 20ThursdayMaundy ThursdayObservance, Christian
Mar 20ThursdayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 21FridayGood FridayObservance, Christian
Mar 23SundayEaster DayObservance, Christian
Apr 19SaturdayLanding of the 33 orientalsBank holiday
May 1ThursdayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday
May 18SundayBattle of Las PiedrasObservance
Jun 19ThursdayJosé Artigas´ Birthday MemorialBank holiday
Jun 20FridayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 18FridayConstitution DayNational holiday
Aug 25MondayIndependence DayNational holiday
Sep 22MondaySeptember equinoxSeason
Oct 5SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Oct 12SundayColumbus DayObservance
Nov 2SundayAll Saint´s DayObservance, Christian
Dec 21SundayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24WednesdayChristmas EveObservance, Christian
Dec 25ThursdayChristmas DayNational holiday, Christian
Dec 31WednesdayNew Year's EveObservance

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