Brazil has a total of 29 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 Date
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, 2019
Carnival Friday
Friday, March 1, 2019
Carnival Saturday
Saturday, March 2, 2019
Carnival Sunday
Sunday, March 3, 2019
Carnival Monday
Monday, March 4, 2019
Carnival Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday is a religious holiday that is on the day before Ash Wednesday. It is also known as the Tuesday of Carnival, which is a festive occasion among many cultures.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Carnival end (until 2pm)
Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday, April 19, 2019
Tiradentes Day
Sunday, April 21, 2019
Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Sunday, April 21, 2019
Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Brazilian Valentine's Day
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi is a Christian feast in honor of the Holy Eucharist.
Thursday, June 20, 2019
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019
Father's Day
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Independence Day
Saturday, September 7, 2019
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019
Our Lady of Aparecida / Children's Day
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Teacher's Day
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Public Service Holiday
Monday, October 28, 2019
All Souls' Day
All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Republic Proclamation Day
Friday, November 15, 2019
Black Consciousness Day
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019
Christmas Eve (from 2pm)
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
New Year's Eve (from 2pm)
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday, December 31, 2019