List of national public holidays of Ecuador in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Ecuador. 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
Feb. 12, 2018 Feb. 12, 2018 Carnival (1st Day)
Feb. 13, 2018 Feb. 13, 2018 Carnival (2nd Day) Compensated by Sat 20 February
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 1, 2018 April 1, 2018 Easter Day
April 30, 2018 April 30, 2018 Labour Day Holiday Moved to the Monday before in 2017
May 25, 2018 May 25, 2018 Anniversary of the Battle of Pichincha Moved to Friday 25 May 2018
July 24, 2018 July 24, 2018 Simon Bolivar Day The birthday of Simón Bolívar
Aug. 10, 2018 Aug. 10, 2018 Independence Day Primer Grito de Independencia
Oct. 8, 2018 Oct. 8, 2018 Independence of Guayaquil
Nov. 2, 2018 Nov. 2, 2018 All Souls' Day Not a public holiday
Nov. 3, 2018 Nov. 3, 2018 Independence of Cuenca
Dec. 6, 2018 Dec. 6, 2018 Foundation of Quito Day
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day