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Ascension Day in Venezuela

Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It occurs 39 days after Easter Sunday. It is a Christian holiday that commemorates Jesus Christ's ascension into heaven according to Christian belief.

Is Ascension Day a Public Holiday?

Ascension Day is a public holiday in some areas (see list below), where it is a day off and schools and most businesses are closed. In other areas, Ascension Day is a normal working day.

Ascension Day marks the 40th day after Jesus Christ's resurrection according to Christian belief.

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About Ascension Day

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Ascension Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015ThuMay 14Ascension DayObservance
2015MonMay 18Ascension DayBank holiday
2016ThuMay 5Ascension DayBank holiday
2017ThuMay 25Ascension DayBank holiday
2018ThuMay 10Ascension DayObservance
2018MonMay 14Ascension Day HolidayBank holiday
2019ThuMay 30Ascension DayObservance
2019MonJun 3Ascension Day HolidayBank holiday
2020ThuMay 21Ascension DayBank holiday
2021ThuMay 13Ascension DayBank holiday
2022ThuMay 26Ascension DayBank holiday
2023ThuMay 18Ascension DayBank holiday
2024ThuMay 9Ascension DayBank holiday
2025ThuMay 29Ascension DayBank holiday

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