27 February 2017 This National holiday is in 37 days. The streets of Rio de Janeiro erupt with colour and noise as Carnival ushers in the Eas...
28 February 2017 This National holiday is in 38 days. Second day of Carnival. The streets of Rio de Janeiro erupt with colour and noise as Ca...
1 March 2017 This National holiday is in 39 days. Marks the beginning of lent. Marking the forehead with ash represents regret for past s...
|Sunday||January 01 Jan 1||New Years Day||Dia Mundial da Paz|
|Monday||February 27 Feb 27||Carnival||Ponto facultativo|
|Tuesday||February 28 Feb 28||Carnival||Ponto facultativo|
|Wednesday||March 01 Mar 1||Ash Wednesday||Ponto facultativo|
|Friday||April 14 Apr 14||Good Friday||Friday before Easter Sunday|
|Friday||April 21 Apr 21||Tiradentes Day||Tiradentes|
|Monday||May 01 May 1||Labour Day||Dia do Trabalho|
|Thursday||June 15 Jun 15||Corpus Christi||Ponto facultativo. Second Thursday after Whitsun|
|Sunday||July 09 Jul 9||State Rebellion Day||São Paulo only. Anniversary of the Constitutional Revolution of 1932|
|Thursday||September 07 Sep 7||Independence Day||Declared Independence from Portugal on this date in 1822|
|Thursday||October 12 Oct 12||Lady of Aparecida||Holy Marys Day/Nossa Senhora da Aparecida|
|Friday||October 27 Oct 27||Civil Servants Day||Government and Banks only. Date to be confirmed|
|Wednesday||November 01 Nov 1||All Saints Day||Defuncts' Day|
|Thursday||November 02 Nov 2||All Souls Day||Dia de Finados|
|Wednesday||November 15 Nov 15||Republic Day||Proclamação da República|
|Monday||November 20 Nov 20||Zumbi dos Palmares||Black Consciousness Day|
|Monday||December 25 Dec 25||Christmas Day||Natal|
|National Holiday||Regional Holiday||Government/Public Sector|