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Holidays & Observances in Argentina

Argentina is a Spanish-speaking country in South America. Like much of Latin America, Roman Catholicism is the most widely practiced religion. Catholic holidays are celebrated with great enthusiasm in Argentina. Easter and Christmas are the most important holidays of the year, and Carnival is celebrated in the northern part of the country. Secular holidays mainly consist of remembrance days and national pride days. Food is an important aspect of many holidays in Argentina.


Upcoming Popular Holidays

Country Observances

Holiday Date Country Holiday Common Observance Observance Type Religion/Belief
Christmas Eve Christmas Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Christmas Christmas Public
Christmas Christmas Public, Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Mardi Gras - Shrove Tuesday / Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras - Shrove Tuesday Religious/Beliefs Christianity
Good Friday Good Friday Religious/Beliefs Christianity
Easter Easter Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Easter Monday Easter Monday Religious/Beliefs Christianity
Labour Day / May Day Labour Day Public, Popular & Widely Observed