2011: Argentina

Argentina National public holidays of Argentina in 2011

Saturday January 01 New Years Day
Thursday March 24 Truth and Justice Memorial Day Dia de la Memoria
Saturday April 02 Malvinas Day Veteran' s Day
Thursday April 21 Maundy Thursday International Catholic holiday (optional).The Thursday before Easter Sunday
Friday April 22 Good Friday International Catholic holiday
Sunday May 01 Labour Day
Wednesday May 25 May Day Revolution Anniversary of the First Independent Government in Buenos Aires
Sunday June 19 Fathers Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday.
Monday June 20 National Flag Day Third Monday in June
Saturday July 09 Independence Day On May 25 1810 the citizens of Buenos Aires created their First Government Junta
Monday August 15 San Martins Day Third Monday in August
Monday October 10 Day of respect for cultural diversity Columbus Day
Tuesday October 11 Bank and Public Sector Holiday Centenario de Salazar. Buenos Aires only.
Sunday October 16 Mothers Day 3rd Sunday in October. Not a public holiday.
Thursday December 08 Immaculate Conception Day Also known as Virgins Day
Monday December 26 Christmas Holiday In lieu of Christmas Day


National Holiday
Regional Holiday
Not a Public Holiday


  • If the date falls on a Wednesday, the holiday is the preceding Monday. If it falls on a Thursday then the holiday is the following Monday.
  • If the holiday is on Tuesday, Monday is added as a holiday day. if the holiday is on Thursday, then Friday is granted as holiday.
  • The rules above can lead to a lot of annual Public holidays, but most Argentinians only get 10 vacation days, rising to 15 days if they have worked for more than 5 years in a company.

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