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Venezuela

Holidays & Observances in Venezuela

Venezuela is a Spanish-speaking country in South America. Its culture stems from a mixture of indigenous, African, and Spanish influences. Most of the people in Venezuela live in cities and follow a more western lifestyle. The country dwellers tend to maintain indigenous culture including often practicing indigenous religions even though Roman Catholicism is by far the predominant religion of the country. Holidays are filled with colorful traditions and celebrated enthusiastically.

 

Upcoming Popular Holidays

Country Observances

Common Observance Country Holiday Observance Type Holiday Date
Mardi Gras - Shrove Tuesday Mardi Gras - Shrove Tuesday / Fat Tuesday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Maundy Thursday Maundy Thursday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Good Friday Good Friday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Easter Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Monday Easter Monday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Labour Day Labour Day / May Day National, Federal, Bank, Public
Ascension Day Ascension Day Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Assumption Day Assumption of Mary Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
All Saints' Day All Saints' Day Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Feast of the Immaculate Conception Feast of the Immaculate Conception Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Christmas Christmas Eve Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Christmas Christmas National, Federal, Bank, Public
Epiphany - Three Kings Day Epiphany Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Mardi Gras - Shrove Tuesday Mardi Gras - Shrove Tuesday / Fat Tuesday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs