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2022 VENEZUELA HOLIDAYS

The next public holiday in Venezuela is

5th July, TuesdayIndependence Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Venezuela in 2022

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
SaturdaySatJan 01, 2022Jan 01New Year's Day
MondayMonFeb 28, 2022Feb 28Carnival
TuesdayTueMar 01, 2022Mar 01Carnival/Shrove Tuesday
ThursdayThuApr 14, 2022Apr 14Maundy Thursday
FridayFriApr 15, 2022Apr 15Good Friday
TuesdayTueApr 19, 2022Apr 19Declaration of Independence
SundaySunMay 01, 2022May 01Labour Day
FridayFriJun 24, 2022Jun 24Battle of Carabobo
TuesdayTueJul 05, 2022Jul 05Independence Day
SundaySunJul 24, 2022Jul 24Simon Bolivar's Day
WednesdayWedOct 12, 2022Oct 12Indigenous Resistance Day
SaturdaySatDec 24, 2022Dec 24Christmas Eve
SundaySunDec 25, 2022Dec 25Christmas
SaturdaySatDec 31, 2022Dec 31New Year's Eve

Public Holidays in Venezuela

Independence Day

Independence Day

Tuesday Jul 05, 2022

The upcoming Venezuela holiday Independence Day is in 1 days from today.

Simon Bolivar's Day

Simon Bolivar's Day

Sunday Jul 24, 2022

The upcoming Venezuela holiday Simon Bolivar's Day is in 20 days from today.

Indigenous Resistance Day

Indigenous Resistance Day

Wednesday Oct 12, 2022

The upcoming Venezuela holiday Indigenous Resistance Day is in 100 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.