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2021 VENEZUELA HOLIDAYS

The next public holiday in Venezuela is

12th October, TuesdayIndigenous Resistance Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Venezuela in 2021

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
FridayFriJan 01, 2021Jan 01New Year's Day
MondayMonFeb 15, 2021Feb 15Carnival
TuesdayTueFeb 16, 2021Feb 16Carnival/Shrove Tuesday
ThursdayThuApr 01, 2021Apr 01Maundy Thursday
FridayFriApr 02, 2021Apr 02Good Friday
MondayMonApr 19, 2021Apr 19Declaration of Independence
SaturdaySatMay 01, 2021May 01Labour Day
ThursdayThuJun 24, 2021Jun 24Battle of Carabobo
MondayMonJul 05, 2021Jul 05Independence Day
SaturdaySatJul 24, 2021Jul 24Simon Bolivar's Day
TuesdayTueOct 12, 2021Oct 12Indigenous Resistance Day
FridayFriDec 24, 2021Dec 24Christmas Eve
SaturdaySatDec 25, 2021Dec 25Christmas
FridayFriDec 31, 2021Dec 31New Year's Eve

Public Holidays in Venezuela

Indigenous Resistance Day

Indigenous Resistance Day

Tuesday Oct 12, 2021

The upcoming Venezuela holiday Indigenous Resistance Day is in 78 days from today.

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve

Friday Dec 24, 2021

The upcoming Venezuela holiday Christmas Eve is in 151 days from today.

Christmas

Christmas

Saturday Dec 25, 2021

The upcoming Venezuela holiday Christmas is in 152 days from today.

2021 Public Holidays Venezuela Service

The above is the list of 2021 public holidays declared in Venezuela which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Venezuela holiday calendar for 2021 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.