Top events in Brazil

May
03

The annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) parade is the world’s largest, attracting around four million people. Expect riotously...

May
07

Head to Rio de Janeiro and check out the world's best surfers competing in the Billabong Rio Pro. The 12-day competition is Brazil’s only event in...

May
16

A 24-hour, non-stop celebration of city culture that showcases everything from dance and film to art and theatre. Organisers lean heavily on the...

Brazil Public Holidays

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

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
January
20
Founding of Rio de Janeiro
Start date:
20 January 2015

Regional observation only.

January
25
Founding of São Paulo
Start date:
25 January 2015

Regional observation only.

February
16
Carnival
Start date:
16 February 2015
End date:
19 February 2015

Regional observation only.

April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
April
21
Tiradentes
Start date:
21 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
June
04
Corpus Christi
Start date:
4 June 2015
September
07
Independence Day
Start date:
7 September 2015
October
12
Our Lady of Aparecida
Start date:
12 October 2015
November
02
All Souls' Day
Start date:
2 November 2015
November
15
Republic Day
Start date:
15 November 2015
December
24
Christmas Eve
Start date:
24 December 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
December
31
New Year's Eve
Start date:
31 December 2015
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