Uruguay has a total of 25 holidays in 2020. 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
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
The Three Wise Men Day
Monday, January 6, 2020 Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.
Carnival / Shrove Monday
Monday, February 24, 2020 Carnival / Shrove Monday is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Carnival / Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 Shrove Tuesday is a religious holiday before the fasting period of Lent. It is celebrated by eating pancakes and holding Carnival parades.
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Uruguay (Montevideo)
Tourism Week Holiday (Day 1)
Monday, April 6, 2020 Tourism Week Holiday (Day 1) is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Tourism Week Holiday (Day 2)
Tuesday, April 7, 2020 Tourism Week Holiday (Day 2) is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Tourism Week Holiday (Day 3)
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Tourism Week Holiday (Day 3) is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Maundy Thursday
Thursday, April 9, 2020 Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday
Friday, April 10, 2020 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 12, 2020 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Landing of the 33 orientals
Sunday, April 19, 2020 Landing of the 33 orientals is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
Labor Day / May Day
Friday, May 1, 2020 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Battle of Las Piedras
Monday, May 18, 2020 Battle of Las Piedras is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
José Artigas' Birthday Memorial
Friday, June 19, 2020 José Artigas' Birthday Memorial is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Uruguay (Montevideo)
Constitution Day
Saturday, July 18, 2020 Constitution Day is a national holiday in Uruguay
Independence Day
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Independence Day is a national holiday in Uruguay
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Uruguay (Montevideo)
Day of cultural diversity
Monday, October 12, 2020 Day of cultural diversity is a bank / working holiday in Uruguay
All Souls' Day
Monday, November 2, 2020 All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Uruguay (Montevideo)
Christmas Eve
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
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