2022 VENEZUELA HOLIDAYS
The next public holiday in Venezuela is
12th October, WednesdayIndigenous Resistance Day
List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Venezuela in 2022
|SaturdaySat||Jan 01, 2022Jan 01||New Year's Day|
|MondayMon||Feb 28, 2022Feb 28||Carnival|
|TuesdayTue||Mar 01, 2022Mar 01||Carnival/Shrove Tuesday|
|ThursdayThu||Apr 14, 2022Apr 14||Maundy Thursday|
|FridayFri||Apr 15, 2022Apr 15||Good Friday|
|TuesdayTue||Apr 19, 2022Apr 19||Declaration of Independence|
|SundaySun||May 01, 2022May 01||Labour Day|
|FridayFri||Jun 24, 2022Jun 24||Battle of Carabobo|
|TuesdayTue||Jul 05, 2022Jul 05||Independence Day|
|SundaySun||Jul 24, 2022Jul 24||Simon Bolivar's Day|
|WednesdayWed||Oct 12, 2022Oct 12||Indigenous Resistance Day|
|SaturdaySat||Dec 24, 2022Dec 24||Christmas Eve|
|SundaySun||Dec 25, 2022Dec 25||Christmas|
|SaturdaySat||Dec 31, 2022Dec 31||New Year's Eve|
Public Holidays in Venezuela
Indigenous Resistance Day
Wednesday Oct 12, 2022
The upcoming Venezuela holiday Indigenous Resistance Day is in 14 days from today.
Saturday Dec 24, 2022
The upcoming Venezuela holiday Christmas Eve is in 87 days from today.
Sunday Dec 25, 2022
The upcoming Venezuela holiday Christmas is in 88 days from today.
2022 Public Holidays Venezuela Service
The above is the list of 2022 public holidays declared in Venezuela which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Venezuela holiday calendar for 2022 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.
Venezuela celebrates 44 holidays in a year. Out of these holidays, 17 are public holidays that are celebrated and recognized by the government. The government, banks, and offices are closed for the rest of the holidays. The Ministry of Labor regulates the public holidays. Under Article 185 of the labor code, the government has the power to declare or call off a public holiday. Currently, the government is determined to improve the country’s economy by increasing the workdays.
The country has a strong Catholic influence that leads to many public holidays such as Christmas day. Other observances included in the formation of these holidays are politics and historical events. Each village has its saints that are celebrated during these public holidays. During these public holidays, residents take their vacations, family gathering, and spend time at the different entertainment joints in the country. Getting accommodation can be hard, as many people and visitors prefer visiting the country during this time. Getting supplies can also be expensive as prices go up.
Workers are required to take a day off during each of the public holidays in a year. These holidays are paid as per the employment contract. The employer compensates workers who have to report to work and given an extra day off. Holidays that occur on weekends are celebrated on that particular day and are not pushed to a future date. The cities are filled with festivities where resident merry in celebrations.