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Assumption of Mary in Spain

The Christian feast day of the Assumption of Mary celebrates the belief that God assumed the Virgin Mary into Heaven following her death.

Is Assumption of Mary a Public Holiday?

This is an autonomous community public holiday. Schools, businesses, and government offices in the autonomous communities observing this holiday will be closed.

The feast day of the Assumption of Mary commemorates the Virgin Mary's assumption into heaven.

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Assumption of Mary Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2016MonAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2017TueAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2018WedAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2019ThuAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2020SatAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2021SunAug 15Assumption of MaryObservance 
2021SunAug 15Assumption of MaryAutonomous Community HolidayAN, AR, CL, CN, O
2021MonAug 16Day off for Assumption of MaryAutonomous Community HolidayAN, AR, CL, CN, O
2022MonAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2023TueAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2024ThuAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2025FriAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 
2026SatAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday 

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