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Independence Day in Uruguay

Is Independence Day a Public Holiday?

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

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2016ThuAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2017FriAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2018SatAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2019SunAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2020TueAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2021WedAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2022ThuAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2023FriAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2024SunAug 25Independence DayNational holiday
2025MonAug 25Independence DayNational holiday

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