Top events in Venezuela

February
01

Carnival is celebrated on the Monday and Tuesday before Ash Wednesday.

February
28

Costumed parades are led by the Carnival Queen, with music and dance, combining European traditions with Afro-Caribbean influences. Street parties...

March
20

The biggest religious celebration of the year with scores of processions and church events.

Venezuela Public Holidays

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

Public holiday note

There are some additional regional holidays.

2017

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2017
February
27
Carnival
Start date:
27 February 2017
End date:
28 February 2017
April
13
Holy Thursday
Start date:
13 April 2017
April
14
Good Friday
Start date:
14 April 2017
April
19
Declaration of Independence
Start date:
19 April 2017
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2017
June
24
Battle of Carabobo
Start date:
24 June 2017
July
05
Independence Day
Start date:
5 July 2017
July
24
Simón Bolívar's Birthday
Start date:
24 July 2017
October
12
Day of Indigenous Resistance
Start date:
12 October 2017
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2017