Paraguay has a total of 20 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Weekday Date Type
New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday January 1 National holiday
Heroes' Day
Friday March 1 National holiday
March Equinox
Wednesday March 20 Season
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday March 24 Clock change/Daylight Saving Time
Maundy Thursday
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Thursday April 18 National holiday
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday April 19 National holiday
Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Wednesday May 1 National holiday
National Holiday
Tuesday May 14 National holiday
Independence Day
Wednesday May 15 National holiday
Chaco Armistice
Wednesday June 12 National holiday
June Solstice
Friday June 21 Season
Founding of Asuncion
Thursday August 15 National holiday
September Equinox
Monday September 23 Season
Boqueron Battle Victory Day
Sunday September 29 National holiday
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday October 6 Clock change/Daylight Saving Time
Virgin of Caacupé Day
Sunday December 8 National holiday
December Solstice
Sunday December 22 Season
Christmas Eve (Half Day)
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 24 National holiday
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday December 25 National holiday
New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 31 National holiday