Public Holidays in Extremadura in 2018

Public Holidays in Extremadura Upcoming Public Holidays in Extremadura, Spain

Holy Thursday
Maundy Thursday

29 March 2018 This Regional holiday is in 7 days. Commemorates the last supper and established the ceremony known as the Eucharist

Good Friday
Good Friday

30 March 2018 This National holiday is in 8 days. Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of...

Labour Day
May Day

1 May 2018 This National holiday is in 40 days. This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the ...

extremadura, Spain National and Regional Public holidays of Extremadura, Spain in 2018

Monday January 01 Jan 1 New Year's Day
Saturday January 06 Jan 6 Epiphany Technically not a national holiday, but has been declared a regional holiday in all regions
Monday March 19 Mar 19 Father's Day Celebrated on Saint Joseph's Day. Not a public holiday
Thursday March 29 Mar 29 Holy Thursday except Canary Islands, Cantabria, Catalonia, Valenciana
Friday March 30 Mar 30 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Tuesday May 01 May 1 Labour Day Fiesta del trabajo
Sunday May 06 May 6 Mother's Day 1st Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Wednesday August 15 Aug 15 Assumption Day Assumption of Mary
Saturday September 08 Sep 8 Day of Extremadura Celebrated on the birthday of the Virgin Mary
Friday October 12 Oct 12 Hispanic Day Columbus Day
Thursday November 01 Nov 1 All Saints Day
Thursday December 06 Dec 6 Constitution Day
Saturday December 08 Dec 8 Immaculate Conception Day
Tuesday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day


National Holiday Regional Holiday Not a Public Holiday


  • Public holidays are taken on the day they fall and not moved to the following weekend, if they fall on a Saturday or Sunday.
  • Each municipality has a maximum of 13 public holidays a year; up to nine holidays are set by the national government and at least two are chosen locally.
  • The list of regional holidays changes every year, partly because of national holidays falling on Sundays.

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