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Public Holidays in Portugal

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Year 2012

DateHolidayComment
January 1
(Sunday)
New Year's Day
January 2
(Monday)
Christmas holiday (end)
February 17
(Friday)
winter holiday (beginning)
February 21
(Tuesday)
CarnivalReligious - Catholic
February 22
(Wednesday)
winter holiday (end)
March 23
(Friday)
spring holiday (beginning)
April 6
(Friday)
Good FridayReligious - Catholic or protestant
April 10
(Tuesday)
spring holiday (end)
April 25
(Wednesday)
Liberation Day
May 1
(Tuesday)
Labor Day/May Day
June 9
(Saturday)
Corpus ChristiReligious - Catholic
June 10
(Sunday)
National DayNational Day
June 13
(Wednesday)
St Anthony (Lisbon only)Religious - Catholic
June 24
(Sunday)
St John (Porto & Braga only)Religious - Catholic
June 29
(Friday)
St Peter's Day (Póvoa de Varzim only)Religious - Catholic
July 6
(Friday)
summer holiday (beginning)
September 10
(Monday)
summer holiday (end)
October 5
(Friday)
Republic Day
October 5
(Friday)
Public holiday cancelled
November 1
(Thursday)
All Saints' DayReligious - Catholic
December 8
(Saturday)
Immaculate ConceptionReligious - Catholic
December 25
(Tuesday)
Christmas DayReligious - Catholic or protestant
December 28
(Friday)
Christmas holiday (beginning)




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