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Good Friday in Uruguay

Many Christians around the world observe Good Friday on the Friday before Easter Sunday. It commemorates Jesus Christ’s Passion, crucifixion, and death, which is told in the Christian Bible. It is the day after Maundy Thursday.

Is Good Friday a Public Holiday?

Good Friday is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

Good Friday commemorates Jesus' death on the cross.

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About Good Friday

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Good Friday Observances

Note: These holidays do not entail mandatory paid leave, so businesses are usually open. However, banks and government offices may be closed.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015FriApr 3Good FridayBank / working holiday
2016FriMar 25Good FridayBank / working holiday
2017FriApr 14Good FridayBank / working holiday
2018FriMar 30Good FridayBank / working holiday
2019FriApr 19Good FridayBank / working holiday
2020FriApr 10Good FridayBank / working holiday
2021FriApr 2Good FridayBank / working holiday
2022FriApr 15Good FridayBank / working holiday
2023FriApr 7Good FridayBank / working holiday
2024FriMar 29Good FridayBank / working holiday
2025FriApr 18Good FridayBank / working holiday

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