List of national public holidays of Venezuela in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 public holidays for Venezuela. 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, 2019 Jan. 1, 2019 New Year's Day
Jan. 7, 2019 Jan. 7, 2019 Epiphany Holiday Banks only
March 4, 2019 March 4, 2019 Carnival Celebrated Monday and Tuesday before Ash Wednesday
March 5, 2019 March 5, 2019 Carnival Celebrated Monday and Tuesday before Ash Wednesday
March 19, 2019 March 19, 2019 St. Joseph's Day Banks only
April 15, 2019 April 15, 2019 Holy Week Holiday
April 16, 2019 April 16, 2019 Holy Week Holiday
April 17, 2019 April 17, 2019 Holy Week Holiday
April 18, 2019 April 18, 2019 Maundy Thursday The Thursday before Easter Sunday
April 19, 2019 April 19, 2019 Good Friday Viernes Santo. Friday before Easter Sunday
April 19, 2019 April 19, 2019 Independence Declaration Day
April 27, 2019 April 27, 2019 National Holiday Leaving the Organization of American States
May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019 Labour Day Día del Trabajador
May 12, 2019 May 12, 2019 Mother's Day Not a public holiday. 2nd Sunday in May.
May 30, 2019 May 30, 2019 Ascension Day Holiday Banks only
June 16, 2019 June 16, 2019 Father's Day Not a public holiday. 3rd Sunday in June.
June 24, 2019 June 24, 2019 St. John's Day Also marks the Battle of Carabobo in 1821
June 24, 2019 June 24, 2019 Corpus Christi Holiday Banks only
June 29, 2019 June 29, 2019 Saint Peter and Saint Paul Feast of Saints Peter and Paul
July 5, 2019 July 5, 2019 Independence Day Signing of the Venezuelan Declaration of Independence in 1811
July 24, 2019 July 24, 2019 Simon Bolivar's Birthday The birthday of Simón Bolívar
Aug. 15, 2019 Aug. 15, 2019 Assumption Day
Oct. 12, 2019 Oct. 12, 2019 Indigenous Resistance Day Honors the heroes of the anti-Spanish resistance
Nov. 1, 2019 Nov. 1, 2019 All Saints' Day Día de Todos los Santos
Dec. 8, 2019 Dec. 8, 2019 Immaculate Conception Day Banks only
Dec. 24, 2019 Dec. 24, 2019 Christmas Eve
Dec. 25, 2019 Dec. 25, 2019 Christmas Day Navidad
Dec. 31, 2019 Dec. 31, 2019 New Year's Eve