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Holidays and Observances in Portugal in 2023

Holidays and Observances in Portugal in 2023

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1SundayNew Year's DayNational holiday 
Feb 14TuesdayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 21TuesdayCarnival / Shrove Tuesday / Pancake DayOptional Holiday 
Mar 19SundaySt. Joseph's DayDistrict HolidaySantarém
Mar 19SundayFather's DayObservance 
Mar 20MondayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 26SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Apr 7FridayGood FridayNational holiday 
Apr 9SundayEaster SundayNational holiday 
Apr 25TuesdayLiberty DayNational holiday 
Apr 25TuesdayOur Lady of MércolesDistrict HolidayCastelo Branco
May 1MondayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday 
May 7SundayMother's DayObservance 
May 12FridaySt. Joana's DayDistrict HolidayAveiro
May 18ThursdayAscension DayDistrict HolidayBeja
May 22MondayLeiria DayDistrict HolidayLeiria
May 23TuesdayPortalegre DayDistrict HolidayPortalegre
May 29MondayAzores DayRegional HolidayAzores
Jun 8ThursdayCorpus ChristiNational holiday 
Jun 10SaturdayPortugal DayNational holiday 
Jun 13TuesdaySt. Anthony's DayDistrict HolidayLisbon, Vila Real
Jun 21WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 24SaturdaySt. John's DayDistrict HolidayBraga, Porto
Jun 29ThursdaySt. Peter's DayDistrict HolidayÉvora
Jul 1SaturdayMadeira DayRegional HolidayMadeira
Jul 4TuesdaySt. Elizabeth's DayDistrict HolidayCoimbra
Aug 15TuesdayAssumption of MaryNational holiday 
Aug 20SundayOur Lady of SorrowsDistrict HolidayViana do Castelo
Aug 22TuesdayOur Lady of GracesDistrict HolidayBragança
Sep 7ThursdayFaro DayDistrict HolidayFaro
Sep 15FridayBirth of BocageDistrict HolidaySetúbal
Sep 21ThursdaySt. Matthew's DayDistrict HolidayViseu
Sep 23SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Oct 5ThursdayRepublic DayNational holiday 
Oct 29SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Nov 1WednesdayAll Saints' DayNational holiday 
Nov 27MondayForal of Sancho IDistrict HolidayGuarda
Dec 1FridayRestoration of IndependenceNational holiday 
Dec 8FridayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday 
Dec 22FridayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24SundayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25MondayChristmas DayNational holiday 
Dec 31SundayNew Year's EveObservance 

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