Brazil Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Sun, January 1New Year's DayNational Holiday
Sat, February 25Carnival SaturdayObservance
Sun, February 26Carnival SundayObservance
Mon, February 27Carnival MondayOptional Holiday
Tue, February 28Carnival TuesdayOptional Holiday
Wed, March 1Carnival end (until 2pm)Optional Holiday
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Fri, April 14Good FridayNational Holiday
Sun, April 16Easter SundayObservance
Fri, April 21Tiradentes DayNational Holiday
Mon, May 1Labor Day / May DayNational Holiday
Sun, May 14Mother's DayObservance
Mon, June 12Brazilian Valentine's DayObservance
Thu, June 15Corpus ChristiOptional Holiday
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Sun, August 13Father's DayObservance
Thu, September 7Independence DayNational Holiday
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Thu, October 12Our Lady Aparecida/Children's DayNational Holiday
Sun, October 15Teacher's DayObservance
Sat, October 28Public Service HolidayOptional Holiday
Thu, November 2All Souls DayNational Holiday
Wed, November 15Republic Proclamation DayNational Holiday
Mon, November 20Black Consciousness DayObservance
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason
Sun, December 24Christmas Eve (from 2pm)Optional Holiday
Mon, December 25Christmas DayNational Holiday
Sun, December 31New Year's Eve (from 2pm)Optional Holiday