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Spain's public holidays in 2014: Official list

George Mills · 20 Nov 2013, 10:43

Published: 20 Nov 2013 10:43 GMT+01:00

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The nine public holidays to be celebrated nationwide in 2014 are: January 1st (Wednesday), January 6th (Epiphany, Monday), April 18th (Good Friday), May 1st (Labour Day, Thursday), August 15th (Assumption of Mary, Friday), November 1st (All Saints Day, Saturday), December 6th (Constitution Day, Saturday), December 8th (Immaculate Conception, Monday) and December 25th (Thursday).

Three of Spain's 2014 national public holidays fall during the week and two are to be celebrated on Saturday.

This means at the national level there will only be four so-called 'puentes' or long weekends.

However, Spain's many of Spain's 17 regions as well as individual cities, towns or villages, celebrate their own public holidays.  

For more information about all of Spain's official regional holidays after May 2014 see the list below:


October 13rd: Monday after Spanish National Day


October 13rd: Monday after Spanish National Day


September 8th: Asturian Regional Day

October 13rd: Monday after Spanish National Day

Balearic Islands

December 26th: Boxing Day

Canary Islands

May 30th: Canary Islands Day


July 25th: Day of Saint James Apostles

September 15th: Festival of the Patron Saint of Cantabria (Virgen de la Bien Aparecida)

Castilla-La Mancha

June 19th: Corpus Christi

Castilla Y Leon

October 13rd: Monday after Spanish National Day


June 24th: Saint John

September 11th: Catalonia Regional Day

December 26th: Boxing Day


October 9th: Valencian Regional Day


September 8th: Extremadura Regional Day

October 13rd: Monday after Spanish National Day


May 17th: Day of Galician Letters

July 25th: Galician Regional Day


May 2nd: Community of Madrid Day

May 19th: Corpus Christi

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June 9th: Murcia Regional Day


No more public holidays after April.

Basque Country

October 25th: Basque Country Day (Euskadiko Eguna)

La Rioja

June 9th: La Rioja Regional Day


October 13rd: Monday after Spanish National Day

October 6th: Festival of Easter Sacrifice (DUL-HIY-YA)


October 4th: Day of the Sacrifice (Aid El Kebir)

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