List of national public holidays of Brazil in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Brazil. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day Dia Mundial da Paz
Feb. 13, 2018 Feb. 13, 2018 Carnival Ponto facultativo
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 21, 2018 April 21, 2018 Tiradentes Day Tiradentes
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day Dia do Trabalho
May 31, 2018 May 31, 2018 Corpus Christi Ponto facultativo. Second Thursday after Whitsun
July 9, 2018 July 9, 2018 State Rebellion Day São Paulo only. Anniversary of the Constitutional Revolution of 1932
Aug. 12, 2018 Aug. 12, 2018 Father's Day 2nd Sunday in August. Not a public holiday
Sept. 7, 2018 Sept. 7, 2018 Independence Day Declared Independence from Portugal on this date in 1822
Oct. 12, 2018 Oct. 12, 2018 Lady of Aparecida Holy Marys Day/Nossa Senhora da Aparecida
Oct. 29, 2018 Oct. 29, 2018 Civil Servants Day Government and Banks only
Nov. 2, 2018 Nov. 2, 2018 All Souls' Day Dia de Finados
Nov. 15, 2018 Nov. 15, 2018 Republic Day Proclamação da República
Nov. 20, 2018 Nov. 20, 2018 Zumbi dos Palmares Black Consciousness Day
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day Natal