Top events in Brazil

April
01

With street credit from the stellar success of supermodels like Giselle Bündchen, São Paulo Fashion Week is now regarded as the fifth fashion week...

April
14

The most important event in the Catholic calendar, Holy Week is celebrated in towns and cities throughout Brazil. A week of religious ceremonies...

April
14

The most important date in the Catholic calendar, Rio marks Holy Week with religious processions, ceremonies and masses across the city. One of...

Brazil Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

2017

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2017
January
20
Founding of Rio de Janeiro
Start date:
20 January 2017
January
25
Founding of São Paulo
Start date:
25 January 2017
February
27
Carnival
Start date:
27 February 2017
End date:
2 March 2017
April
14
Good Friday
Start date:
14 April 2017
April
21
Tiradentes
Start date:
21 April 2017
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2017
June
15
Corpus Christi
Start date:
15 June 2017
September
07
Independence Day
Start date:
7 September 2017
October
12
Our Lady of Aparecida
Start date:
12 October 2017
November
02
All Soul's Day
Start date:
2 November 2017
November
15
Republic Day
Start date:
15 November 2017
December
24
Christmas Eve
Start date:
24 December 2017
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2017
December
31
New Year's Eve
Start date:
31 December 2017
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