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|Friday||January 01 Jan 1||New Years Day||Dia Mundial da Paz|
|Monday||February 08 Feb 8||Carnival||Ponto facultativo|
|Tuesday||February 09 Feb 9||Carnival||Ponto facultativo|
|Wednesday||February 10 Feb 10||Ash Wednesday||Ponto facultativo|
|Friday||March 25 Mar 25||Good Friday||Friday before Easter Sunday|
|Thursday||April 21 Apr 21||Tiradentes Day||Tiradentes|
|Sunday||May 01 May 1||Labour Day||Dia do Trabalho|
|Thursday||May 26 May 26||Corpus Christi||Ponto facultativo. Second Thursday after Whitsun|
|Saturday||July 09 Jul 9||State Rebellion Day||São Paulo only. Anniversary of the Constitutional Revolution of 1932|
|Thursday||August 04 Aug 4||Public Holiday||Rio de Janeiro only. For Olympic Torch relay|
|Friday||August 05 Aug 5||Public Holiday||Rio de Janeiro only. For Olympic opening ceremony|
|Thursday||August 18 Aug 18||Public Holiday||Rio de Janeiro only. For Olympic marathon race|
|Monday||August 22 Aug 22||Public Holiday||Rio de Janeiro only. For Olympic closing ceremony|
|Wednesday||September 07 Sep 7||Independence Day||Declared Independence from Portugal on this date in 1822|
|Wednesday||October 12 Oct 12||Lady of Aparecida||Holy Marys Day/Nossa Senhora da Aparecida|
|Friday||October 28 Oct 28||Civil Servants Day||Government and Banks only|
|Wednesday||November 02 Nov 2||All Souls Day||Dia de Finados|
|Tuesday||November 15 Nov 15||Republic Day||Proclamação da República|
|Sunday||November 20 Nov 20||Zumbi dos Palmares||Black Consciousness Day|
|Sunday||December 25 Dec 25||Christmas Day||Natal|
|National Holiday||Regional Holiday||Government/Public Sector|