27 February 2017 This National holiday is in 4 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 5 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 6 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|