Ecuador Holidays in 2018

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Mon, January 1 New Year's DayNational Holiday
Mon, February 12 CarnivalNational Holiday
Tue, February 13 CarnivalNational Holiday
Sat, February 17 Special working day (compensation for Carnival Monday)Observance
Sat, February 24 Special working day (compensation for Carnival Tuesday)Observance
Tue, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Thu, March 29 Maundy ThursdayObservance, Christian
Fri, March 30 Good FridayNational Holiday, Christian
Sat, March 31 Holy SaturdayObservance, Christian
Sun, April 1 Easter SundayObservance, Christian
Tue, May 1 Labor Day / May DayNational Holiday
Thu, May 24 The Battle of PichinchaNational Holiday
Thu, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Tue, July 24 Simón Bolívar´s Birthday MemorialObservance
Fri, August 10 Independence DayNational Holiday
Sun, September 23 September equinoxSeason
Tue, October 9 Independence of GuayaquilNational Holiday
Fri, November 2 All Soul´s DayNational Holiday
Sat, November 3 Independence of CuencaNational Holiday
Thu, December 6 Foundation of QuitoLocal Holiday
Fri, December 21 December SolsticeSeason
Tue, December 25 Christmas DayNational Holiday, Christian
Mon, December 31 New Year's EveObservance

VJ Day

Grandparents Day

Leif Erikson Day

Halloween

Veterans Day

Hanukkah

Yule

New Year’s Eve