Top events in Brazil

February
09

The fifth stop of the six-tournament Latin American tennis ATP tour, the Brasil Open has been held for the last three years in São Paulo. The...

February
13

Okay, while it’s not exactly Rio, São Paulo’s celebrations beginning on the Friday before Ash Wednesday are a riot of samba school rehearsals,...

February
13

Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival is Brazil’s one genuinely global event, attracting thousands of revellers from around the world to join its spectacular...

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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