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New Year's Day in Spain

New Year’s Day, which is on January 1, marks the start of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a public holiday in many countries. Count down to the New Year, no matter where you are.

Is New Year's Day a Public Holiday?

New Year's Day is not a public holiday. It falls on Sunday, January 1, 2023 and most businesses follow regular Sunday opening hours in Spain.

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Day is celebrated worldwide on January 1.

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New Year's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2018MonJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2019TueJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2020WedJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2021FriJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2022SatJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2023SunJan 1New Year's DayObservance
2024MonJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2025WedJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2026ThuJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2027FriJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday
2028SatJan 1New Year's DayNational holiday

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