Uruguay has a total of 25 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
The Three Wise Men Day
Sunday, January 6, 2019 The Three Wise Men Day is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Carnival / Shrove Monday
Monday, March 4, 2019 Carnival / Shrove Monday is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Carnival / Shrove Tuesday
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 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.
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in Uruguay (Montevideo)
Tourism Week Holiday (Day 1)
Monday, April 15, 2019 Tourism Week Holiday (Day 1) is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Tourism Week Holiday (Day 2)
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Tourism Week Holiday (Day 2) is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Tourism Week Holiday (Day 3)
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Tourism Week Holiday (Day 3) is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Maundy Thursday
Thursday, April 18, 2019 Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday
Friday, April 19, 2019 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 21, 2019 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Landing of the 33 orientals
Monday, April 22, 2019 Landing of the 33 orientals is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Labor Day / May Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Battle of Las Piedras
Saturday, May 18, 2019 Battle of Las Piedras is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
José Artigas' Birthday Memorial
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 José Artigas' Birthday Memorial is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in Uruguay (Montevideo)
Constitution Day
Thursday, July 18, 2019 Constitution Day is a national holiday in Uruguay
Independence Day
Sunday, August 25, 2019 Independence Day is a national holiday in Uruguay
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in Uruguay (Montevideo)
Day of cultural diversity
Saturday, October 12, 2019 Day of cultural diversity is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
All Souls' Day
Saturday, November 2, 2019 All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in Uruguay (Montevideo)
Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 24, 2019 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.