Portugal has a total of 42 holidays in 2022. 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.

These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates or sign up for our newsletter to receive regular updates. All updates are automatically added to our API as well.

Our API allows you to specify the State and Region as part of the API requests, thereby limiting the requests to a particular state or city. View the API documentation for a full description of the supported countries, states and regions.

Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Valentine's Day
Monday, February 14, 2022 Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Carnival / Shrove Tuesday
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 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.
St. Joseph's Day
Saturday, March 19, 2022 St. Joseph's Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Father's Day
Saturday, March 19, 2022 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Portugal (Lisbon)
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 27, 2022 Daylight Saving Time starts in Portugal
Good Friday
Friday, April 15, 2022 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 17, 2022 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Liberty Day
Monday, April 25, 2022 Liberty Day is a national holiday in Portugal
Labor Day / May Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Our Lady of Mércoles
Tuesday, May 3, 2022 Our Lady of Mércoles is a municipal holiday in Portugal
St. Joana's Day
Thursday, May 12, 2022 St. Joana's Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Leiria Day
Sunday, May 22, 2022 Leiria Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Portalegre Day
Monday, May 23, 2022 Portalegre Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Ascension Day
Thursday, May 26, 2022 Ascension Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Azores Day
Monday, June 6, 2022 Azores Day is a regional holiday in Portugal
Portugal Day
Friday, June 10, 2022 Portugal Day is a national holiday in Portugal
St. Anthony's Day
Monday, June 13, 2022 St. Anthony's Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Corpus Christi
Thursday, June 16, 2022 Corpus Christi is a Christian feast in honor of the Holy Eucharist.
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Portugal (Lisbon)
St. John's Day
Friday, June 24, 2022 St. John's Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
St. Peter's Day
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 St. Peter's Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
St. Elizabeth's Day
Monday, July 4, 2022 St. Elizabeth's Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Assumption of Mary
Monday, August 15, 2022 The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.
Our Lady of Sorrows
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Our Lady of Sorrows is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Our Lady of Graces
Monday, August 22, 2022 Our Lady of Graces is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Faro Day
Wednesday, September 7, 2022 Faro Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Birth of Bocage
Thursday, September 15, 2022 Birth of Bocage is a municipal holiday in Portugal
St. Matthew's Day
Wednesday, September 21, 2022 St. Matthew's Day is a municipal holiday in Portugal
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Portugal (Lisbon)
Republic Implantation
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 Republic Implantation is a national holiday in Portugal
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, October 30, 2022 Daylight Saving Time ends in Portugal
All Saints' Day
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Foral of Sancho I
Sunday, November 27, 2022 Foral of Sancho I is a municipal holiday in Portugal
Restoration of Independence
Thursday, December 1, 2022 Restoration of Independence is a national holiday in Portugal
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Thursday, December 8, 2022 The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Portugal (Lisbon)
Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 24, 2022 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve
Saturday, December 31, 2022 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.