Spain: Holidays                                                        

  • Traditionally, most holidays in Spain have been Catholic in origin.
  • At the national level, the most important holidays are: 

January 1                   New Year’s Day

January 6                   Epiphany and Day of the Three Wise Men/Kings

Spring                        Good Friday (the Friday before Easter)

Spring                        Easter Sunday

Spring                        Easter Monday (the Monday after Easter)

May 1                         Labor Day

July 25                       Feast of Saint James

August 15                   Assumption of Mary

October 12                  Hispanic Day (Columbus Day) (photo)

November 1                All Saint’s Day

December 6                Constitution Day

December 8                Immaculate Conception Day

December 25              Christmas Day