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Inmaculate Conception Day in Chile

Many Christian communities around the world annually observe the Feast of the Immaculate Conception on December 8. This day is a holy day of obligation in which many Christians, particularly of the Catholic faith, attend special church services for this occasion.

Is Inmaculate Conception Day a Public Holiday?

Inmaculate Conception Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Detail shot of Mary from a stained glass window created in the late 1800's.

Various images depicting the Immaculate Conception often feature the Virgin Mary as a young woman.

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Inmaculate Conception Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2016ThuDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2017FriDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2018SatDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2019SunDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2020TueDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2021WedDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2022ThuDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2023FriDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2024SunDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday
2025MonDec 8Inmaculate Conception DayNational holiday

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