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Holidays and Observances in Portugal in 2019

Holidays and Observances in Portugal in 2019

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1TuesdayNew Year's DayNational holiday 
Feb 14ThursdayValentine's DayObservance 
Mar 5TuesdayCarnival / Shrove TuesdayOptional Holiday 
Mar 19TuesdaySt. Joseph's DayMunicipal HolidaySantarém
Mar 19TuesdayFather's DayObservance 
Mar 20WednesdayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 31SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Apr 19FridayGood FridayNational holiday 
Apr 21SundayEaster SundayNational holiday 
Apr 25ThursdayLiberty DayNational holiday 
May 1WednesdayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday 
May 5SundayMother's DayObservance 
May 7TuesdayOur Lady of MércolesMunicipal HolidayCastelo Branco
May 12SundaySt. Joana's DayMunicipal HolidayAveiro
May 22WednesdayLeiria DayMunicipal HolidayLeiria
May 23ThursdayPortalegre DayMunicipal HolidayPortalegre
May 30ThursdayAscension DayMunicipal HolidayBeja
Jun 10MondayPortugal DayNational holiday 
Jun 13ThursdaySt. Anthony's DayMunicipal HolidayLisbon, Vila Real
Jun 20ThursdayCorpus ChristiNational holiday 
Jun 21FridayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 24MondaySt. John's DayMunicipal HolidayBraga, Porto
Jun 29SaturdaySt. Peter's DayMunicipal HolidayÉvora
Jul 4ThursdaySt. Elizabeth's DayMunicipal HolidayCoimbra
Aug 15ThursdayAssumption of MaryNational holiday 
Aug 20TuesdayOur Lady of SorrowsMunicipal HolidayViana do Castelo
Aug 22ThursdayOur Lady of GracesMunicipal HolidayBragança
Sep 7SaturdayFaro DayMunicipal HolidayFaro
Sep 15SundayBirth of BocageMunicipal HolidaySetúbal
Sep 21SaturdaySt. Matthew's DayMunicipal HolidayViseu
Sep 23MondaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Oct 5SaturdayRepublic ImplantationNational holiday 
Oct 27SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Nov 1FridayAll Saints' DayNational holiday 
Nov 27WednesdayForal of Sancho IMunicipal HolidayGuarda
Dec 1SundayRestoration of IndependenceNational holiday 
Dec 8SundayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday 
Dec 22SundayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24TuesdayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25WednesdayChristmas DayNational holiday 
Dec 31TuesdayNew Year's EveObservance 

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