Home   Calendar   Holidays   Portugal   Corpus Christi
Flag for Portugal

Corpus Christi in Portugal

Corpus Christi is a Christian observance that honors the Holy Eucharist. It is also known as the Feast of the Most Holy Body of Christ, as well as the Day of Wreaths.

Is Corpus Christi a Public Holiday?

Corpus Christi is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Bread and wine are usually offered during Communion, or Eucharist, on Corpus Christi.

©iStockphoto.com/kryczka

About Corpus Christi

Read more about Corpus Christi.

Corpus Christi Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016ThuMay 26Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2017ThuJun 15Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2018ThuMay 31Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2019ThuJun 20Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2020ThuJun 11Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2021ThuJun 3Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2022ThuJun 16Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2023ThuJun 8Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2024ThuMay 30Corpus ChristiNational holiday
2025ThuJun 19Corpus ChristiNational holiday

You might also like

Try Our iOS Eclipse App

Try Our iOS Eclipse App

With our Solar & Lunar Eclipses app for iOS you have all you need to get ready for the total lunar eclipse on January 20-21 in one free app. more

 Total Eclipse Supermoon

Total Eclipse Supermoon

The Wolf Moon, the Full Moon on January 20-21, 2019, is a Supermoon, making it look bigger and brighter than usual during the total lunar eclipse. more

Free 2019 Calendars to Print

Free 2019 Calendars to Print

Easy-to-use free printable Calendar PDF for over 220 countries. Make blank calendars or include holidays or events before saving, sharing, or printing. more