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Holidays and Observances in Portugal in 2021

Holidays and Observances in Portugal in 2021

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1FridayNew Year's DayNational holiday 
Feb 14SundayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 16TuesdayCarnival / Shrove TuesdayOptional Holiday 
Mar 19FridaySt. Joseph's DayMunicipal HolidaySantarém
Mar 19FridayFather's DayObservance 
Mar 20SaturdayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 28SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Apr 2FridayGood FridayNational holiday 
Apr 4SundayEaster SundayNational holiday 
Apr 20TuesdayOur Lady of MércolesMunicipal HolidayCastelo Branco
Apr 25SundayLiberty DayNational holiday 
May 1SaturdayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday 
May 2SundayMother's DayObservance 
May 12WednesdaySt. Joana's DayMunicipal HolidayAveiro
May 13ThursdayAscension DayMunicipal HolidayBeja
May 22SaturdayLeiria DayMunicipal HolidayLeiria
May 23SundayPortalegre DayMunicipal HolidayPortalegre
May 24MondayAzores DayRegional HolidayAzores
Jun 3ThursdayCorpus ChristiNational holiday 
Jun 10ThursdayPortugal DayNational holiday 
Jun 13SundaySt. Anthony's DayMunicipal HolidayLisbon, Vila Real
Jun 21MondayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 24ThursdaySt. John's DayMunicipal HolidayBraga, Porto
Jun 29TuesdaySt. Peter's DayMunicipal HolidayÉvora
Jul 4SundaySt. Elizabeth's DayMunicipal HolidayCoimbra
Aug 15SundayAssumption of MaryNational holiday 
Aug 20FridayOur Lady of SorrowsMunicipal HolidayViana do Castelo
Aug 22SundayOur Lady of GracesMunicipal HolidayBragança
Sep 7TuesdayFaro DayMunicipal HolidayFaro
Sep 15WednesdayBirth of BocageMunicipal HolidaySetúbal
Sep 21TuesdaySt. Matthew's DayMunicipal HolidayViseu
Sep 22WednesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Oct 5TuesdayRepublic ImplantationNational holiday 
Oct 31SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Nov 1MondayAll Saints' DayNational holiday 
Nov 27SaturdayForal of Sancho IMunicipal HolidayGuarda
Dec 1WednesdayRestoration of IndependenceNational holiday 
Dec 8WednesdayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday 
Dec 21TuesdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24FridayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25SaturdayChristmas DayNational holiday 
Dec 31FridayNew Year's EveObservance 

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