Top events in Venezuela

April
01

National and international groups descend upon the city for 17 days of world-class theatre, which takes place on even numbered years.

April
15

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

April
20

Religious processions take place in towns around the country, with images of the Passion of Christ carried by worshippers wearing purple gowns....

Venezuela Public Holidays

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

Public holiday note

There are some additional regional holidays.

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
February
16
Carnival
Start date:
16 February 2015
End date:
17 February 2015
April
02
Holy Thursday
Start date:
2 April 2015
April
03
Good Friday
Start date:
3 April 2015
April
19
Declaration of Independence
Start date:
19 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
June
24
Battle of Carabobo
Start date:
24 June 2015
July
05
Independence Day
Start date:
5 July 2015
July
24
Simón Bolívar's Birthday
Start date:
24 July 2015
October
12
Day of Indigenous Resistance
Start date:
12 October 2015
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
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