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Holidays and Observances in Spain in 2018

Holidays and Observances in Spain in 2018

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1MondayNew Year's DayNational holiday 
Jan 2TuesdayReconquest DayLocal holidayGranada
Jan 6SaturdayEpiphanyNational holiday 
Jan 29MondaySt. Valero's FeastLocal holidayZaragoza
Feb 14WednesdayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 14WednesdayAsh WednesdayObservance 
Feb 28WednesdayDay of AndalucíaLocal holidayAndalusia
Mar 1ThursdayDay of the Balearic IslandsLocal holidayBalearic Islands
Mar 5MondayFifth of MarchLocal holidayZaragoza
Mar 19MondaySan JoseCommon local holidayGA, MU, NA, PV, VC
Mar 20TuesdayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 25SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Mar 25SundayPalm SundayObservance 
Mar 29ThursdayMaundy ThursdayCommon local holiday16 states
Mar 30FridayGood FridayNational holiday 
Apr 1SundayEaster SundayObservance 
Apr 2MondayEaster MondayCommon local holidayCT, IB, NA, PV, VC
Apr 23MondayDay of AragónLocal holidayAragon
Apr 23MondaySt George's DayLocal observanceCatalonia
Apr 23MondayCastile and León DayLocal holidayCastile-Leon
May 1TuesdayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday 
May 2WednesdayDay of MadridLocal holidayMadrid
May 6SundayMothers' DayObservance 
May 15TuesdayFeast Day of St IsidoreLocal holidayMadrid
May 17ThursdayGalicia Literature DayLocal holidayGalicia
May 20SundayWhit Sunday/PentecostObservance 
May 21MondayWhit MondayLocal holidayBarcelona
May 30WednesdayDay of the Canary IslandsLocal holidayCanary Islands
May 31ThursdayCorpus ChristiObservance 
May 31ThursdayDay of Castile-La ManchaLocal holidayCastile-La Mancha
Jun 9SaturdayDay of MurciaLocal holidayMurcia
Jun 9SaturdayDay of La RiojaLocal holidayLa Rioja
Jun 13WednesdaySan AntonioLocal holidayCeuta
Jun 21ThursdayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 24SundaySaint John the Baptist DayLocal holidayCatalonia
Jul 25WednesdayFeast of Saint James the ApostleCommon local holidayGalicia
Jul 28SaturdayDay of the InstitutionsLocal holidayCantabria
Aug 5SundayThe Day of Our Lady of AfricaLocal holidayCeuta
Aug 6MondayThe Day of Our Lady of Africa observedLocal holidayCeuta
Aug 12SundayThe Day of CantabriaLocal observanceCantabria
Aug 15WednesdayAssumption of MaryNational holiday 
Aug 22WednesdayEid al-AdhaLocal holidayCeuta, Melilla
Sep 2SundayDay of the Independent City of CeutaLocal holidayCeuta
Sep 8SaturdayDay of AsturiasLocal holidayAsturias
Sep 8SaturdayDay of ExtremaduraLocal holidayExtremadura
Sep 8SaturdayVirgin of the VictoryLocal holidayMelilla
Sep 11TuesdayDay of CataloniaLocal holidayCatalonia
Sep 15SaturdayNuestra Señora de la Bien AparecidaLocal holidayCantabria
Sep 17MondayDay of MelillaLocal holidayMelilla
Sep 23SundaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Oct 9TuesdayDay of the Valencian CommunityLocal holidayValencia
Oct 12FridayHispanic DayNational holiday 
Oct 28SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Nov 1ThursdayAll Saints' DayNational holidayAll
Dec 3MondayDay of NavarreLocal holidayNavarre
Dec 6ThursdayConstitution DayNational holiday 
Dec 8SaturdayImmaculate ConceptionNational holiday 
Dec 21FridayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24MondayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25TuesdayChristmas DayNational holiday 
Dec 26WednesdaySt Stephen's DayLocal holidayCatalonia
Dec 30SundayFeast of the Holy FamilyObservance 
Dec 31MondayNew Year's EveObservance 

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