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Brazil : public and bank holidays, closure of banks, stock exchanges, school vacations

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Brazil : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months


Currency: Real (BRL)
Internet domain: .br - Telephone code: 55 - International dialing code: 0014
- GMT offset: see each related State (DST: yes)
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

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Sunday June 12, 2022Valentine's Daycards/flowers
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Thursday June 16, 2022Optional holidayCatholic
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Sunday August 14, 2022Fathers' Daycards/flowers
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Wednesday September 7, 2022Independence DayNational Day
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Wednesday September 21, 2022Arbor DayEvents, celebrations...
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Monday September 26, 2022Rosh Hashanahcards/flowers
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Sunday October 2, 2022General electionSpecial Events
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Sunday October 2, 2022Daylight Saving TimeSpecial Events
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Wednesday October 5, 2022Yom Kippurcards/flowers
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Wednesday October 12, 2022Our Lady of AparecidaSecular holiday
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Monday October 17, 2022Commerce DayEvents, celebrations...
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Friday October 28, 2022Civil Servants holidaySecular holiday
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Sunday October 30, 2022General electionSpecial Events
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Wednesday November 2, 2022Defuncts' Day (All Souls Day)Catholic or protestant
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Sunday November 6, 2022F1 Grand PrixSports events
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Tuesday November 15, 2022Republic DaySecular holiday
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Friday December 2, 2022Hanukkahcards/flowers
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Sunday December 25, 2022Christmas DayCatholic or protestant
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Saturday December 31, 2022Banks are closedBanks only
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Valentine's Day

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Sunday June 12, 2022
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Optional holiday

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Thursday June 16, 2022
Catholic : Corpus Cristi

Fathers' Day

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Sunday August 14, 2022
cards/flowers :

Independence Day

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Wednesday September 7, 2022
Secular holiday : In 1807, Napoleon's army marched on Lisbon. Two days before the invasion, the Portuguese Prince Regent set sail for Brazil. On arrival, he made Rio de Janeiro the capital of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarve; Brazil became the only New World colony to serve as the seat of a European monarch. In 1822 the Prince Regent's son, who had been left behind to rule the colony when his father returned to Portugal, pulled out his sword and yelled the battle cry 'Independência ou morte!' (independence or death). Portugal was too weak to fight its favourite son, so Brazil became an independent empire without spilling a drop of blood.

Arbor Day

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Wednesday September 21, 2022
Culture :

Rosh Hashanah

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Monday September 26, 2022
cards/flowers : Jewish New Year NOT a public holiday

General election

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Sunday October 2, 2022
Special Events :

Daylight Saving Time

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Sunday October 2, 2022
Special Events : Does not apply to Equatorial regions

Yom Kippur

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Wednesday October 5, 2022
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Our Lady of Aparecida

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Wednesday October 12, 2022
Secular holiday : Our Lady who Appeared refers to a statue of the Virgin Mary located in the Basilica of Aparecida in Aparecida, and patroness of Brazil. One of the most visited places in the Catholic world.

Commerce Day

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Monday October 17, 2022
Culture : Some shops and administrations are closed

Civil Servants holiday

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Friday October 28, 2022
Secular holiday : Information: Some government agencies are closed; banks may close half-day or even the full day.

General election

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Sunday October 30, 2022
Special Events :

Defuncts' Day (All Souls Day)

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Wednesday November 2, 2022
Catholic or protestant : This is an ancient festivity that has been much transformed through the years,but which was intended in prehispanic Mexico to celebrate children and the dead. This holiday is a time when Mexican families remember their dead and the continuity of life. The original celebration can be traced to the Aztec civilization, in the month of Miccailhuitontli, presided by the Lady of the Dead , goddess Mictecacihuatl and dedicated to children and the dead. This celebration is also observed in other countries in Latin América. Families visit the graves and engage in sprucing up the gravesite, decorating it with flowers, setting out and eating a festive picnic.

F1 Grand Prix

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Sunday November 6, 2022
Sports events : Https://www.gpbrasil.com.br/ in Rio - Rio MotorPark 2022 edition confirmed

Republic Day

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Tuesday November 15, 2022
Secular holiday : When in 1822 Brazil became independent, Don Pedro was the emperor. In 1865 Brazil became involved in a bloody five-year war with Paraguay. In 1888 slavery was abolished and in 1889, the emperor was overthrown by the military. Republic was installed.

Hanukkah

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Friday December 2, 2022
cards/flowers : Commemorates the rededication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem during the Maccabean Revolt (2nd century BC) NOT a public holiday

Christmas Day

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Sunday December 25, 2022
Catholic or protestant : Since pre-historic times in Europe, festivities (bonfires, offrerings) were marking the beginning of longer hours of daylight with fires and ritual. The Roman festival of Saturnalia lasted several days in December (gambling and offerings). Germanic tribes also celebrated mid-winter (drinking and rituals). The Bulgarian (with Koleduvane) and the Polish (with Gwiazdka) perpetuate this tradition. Jesus of Nazareth was probably born in springtime (Reformists favour autumn). But in the 4th century, December 25th was chosen for the celebration of his birth by Pope Julius I (Bishop Liberus is also mentioned in 354 A.D.). Thus, a Christian element was introduced in the long-established mid-winter festivals. Before 1582, the Papal States and other Italian city states celebrated New Year’s Day on Christmas Day.

Banks are closed

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Saturday December 31, 2022
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