Portuguese Culture

Dates of Significance

  • New Year’s Day (1st of January)
  • Carnaval (occurs approximately a week before Ash Wednesday)
  • Easter (Varies each year)
  • Anniversary of the Revolution (25th of April)
  • Labour Day (1st of May)
  • National Day of Portugal (10th of June)
  • Assumption (15h of August)
  • Proclamation of the Republic (5th of October)
  • All Saints’ Day (1st of November)
  • Independence Day (1st of December)
  • Day of the Immaculate Conception (8th of December)
  • Christmas Day (25th of December)

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