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Holidays and Observances in Portugal in 2018

Holidays and Observances in Portugal in 2018

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1MondayNew Year's DayNational holiday 
Feb 13TuesdayCarnival / Shrove Tuesday / Pancake DayOptional Holiday 
Feb 14WednesdayValentine's DayObservance 
Mar 19MondaySt. Joseph's DayDistrict HolidaySantarém
Mar 19MondayFather's DayObservance 
Mar 20TuesdayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 25SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Mar 30FridayGood FridayNational holiday 
Apr 1SundayEaster SundayNational holiday 
Apr 17TuesdayOur Lady of MércolesDistrict HolidayCastelo Branco
Apr 25WednesdayLiberty DayNational holiday 
May 1TuesdayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday 
May 6SundayMother's DayObservance 
May 10ThursdayAscension DayDistrict HolidayBeja
May 12SaturdaySt. Joana's DayDistrict HolidayAveiro
May 21MondayAzores DayRegional HolidayAzores
May 22TuesdayLeiria DayDistrict HolidayLeiria
May 23WednesdayPortalegre DayDistrict HolidayPortalegre
May 31ThursdayCorpus ChristiNational holiday 
Jun 10SundayPortugal DayNational holiday 
Jun 13WednesdaySt. Anthony's DayDistrict HolidayLisbon, Vila Real
Jun 21ThursdayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 24SundaySt. John's DayDistrict HolidayBraga, Porto
Jun 29FridaySt. Peter's DayDistrict HolidayÉvora
Jul 1SundayMadeira DayRegional HolidayMadeira
Jul 4WednesdaySt. Elizabeth's DayDistrict HolidayCoimbra
Aug 15WednesdayAssumption of MaryNational holiday 
Aug 20MondayOur Lady of SorrowsDistrict HolidayViana do Castelo
Aug 22WednesdayOur Lady of GracesDistrict HolidayBragança
Sep 7FridayFaro DayDistrict HolidayFaro
Sep 15SaturdayBirth of BocageDistrict HolidaySetúbal
Sep 21FridaySt. Matthew's DayDistrict HolidayViseu
Sep 23SundaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Oct 5FridayRepublic DayNational holiday 
Oct 28SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Nov 1ThursdayAll Saints' DayNational holiday 
Nov 27TuesdayForal of Sancho IDistrict HolidayGuarda
Dec 1SaturdayRestoration of IndependenceNational holiday 
Dec 8SaturdayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday 
Dec 21FridayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24MondayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25TuesdayChristmas DayNational holiday 
Dec 31MondayNew Year's EveObservance 

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