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Spain (Catalonia) : public and bank holidays, closure of banks, stock exchanges, school vacations

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Spain (Catalonia) : 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 current 2 months



Spain has set in 2007 a maximum of 14 public holidays (fiestas) every year: no more than two of those can be at a local level.
Internet domain: .es - Telephone code: +34 - International dialing code: 00
European Truck Ban: 08:00 to 24:00 on Sundays, public holidays eve
Currency: Euro (EUR) ... Convert here!
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

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Basque (0.8 million speakers), Catalan (10 million speakers), Spanish (315 million speakers in 20 countries), Galician (3 million speakers), Valencian (2 million speakers) ...
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Mobile World Congress**Monday February 24, 2020Tradeshows 
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Barcelona Marathon*Sunday March 15, 2020Sports events 
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Regional holiday**Thursday March 19, 2020Culture 
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Easter holiday (beginning)Friday April 3, 2020School holidays 
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Good Friday*Friday April 10, 2020Catholic or protestant 
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Easter**Sunday April 12, 2020Catholic or protestant 
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Easter Monday*Monday April 13, 2020Catholic or protestant 
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Easter holiday (end)Tuesday April 14, 2020School holidays 
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Second Monday after Easter**Monday April 20, 2020Culture 
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Alimentaria**Monday April 20, 2020Tradeshows 
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Barcelona Tennis Open*Monday April 20, 2020Sports events 
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St George Day (Giorgoba)Thursday April 23, 2020Culture 
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Labor Day/May Day*Friday May 1, 2020Secular holiday 
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F1 Grand Prix**Sunday May 10, 2020Sports events 
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Regional holiday**Monday May 11, 2020Catholic 
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Mobile World Congress -
Monday February 24, 2020

Tradeshows : Https://www.mobileworldcongress.com/ in Barcelona 2020 edition confirmed


Barcelona Marathon -
Sunday March 15, 2020

Sports events : Www.zurichmaratobarcelona.es/ 2020 edition confirmed


Regional holiday -
Thursday March 19, 2020

Culture : San José in Tarragona only


Easter holiday (beginning) -
Friday April 3, 2020

School holidays :


Good Friday -
Friday April 10, 2020

Catholic or protestant : The First Council of Nicaea (a gathering of bishops in the early days of Christianity) wanted to find a day to commemorate the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. This commemoration had to be linked to Jewish holiday traditions, since the last supper of Christ was believed to be a Jewish Passover meal. But the Jewish calendar is based on lunar and solar cycles, so the Easter celebration had to follow the same calendar.


Easter -
Sunday April 12, 2020

Catholic or protestant : Not a paid holiday


Easter Monday -
Monday April 13, 2020

Catholic or protestant : In the year 325, the Council of Nicée determined a date fo Easter. Full Moon would fall the 14th day of a moon month (1). Easter would be marked by the dominical letter(2)and the epactus(3). With the establishment of the equinox ne variatur on March 21, algorithms where elaborated to attribuate a date for Easter whatever the year.
Time between two consecutive new moons: 20 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.8 - Gives a letter code for the year's calendar Age of the moon on January 1st, minus one unity, 0 being the new moon's age.


Easter holiday (end) -
Tuesday April 14, 2020

School holidays :


Second Monday after Easter -
Monday April 20, 2020

Culture : Barcelona only


Alimentaria -
Monday April 20, 2020

Tradeshows : Www.alimentaria.com lasts 5 days - in Barcelona 2020 edition confirmed


Barcelona Tennis Open -
Monday April 20, 2020

Sports events : Www.atptennis.com/ 2020 edition confirmed
Contact edit@edit.fr to get the calendar for this event or one file containing confirmed calendars of most international WW sports events


St George Day (Giorgoba) -
Thursday April 23, 2020

Culture :


Labor Day/May Day -
Friday May 1, 2020

Secular holiday : Chicago, Saturday May 1st, 1886: 350,000 workers go on strike to call for an 8-hour working day. Industries are paralyzed nationwide. On Monday, as demonstrations go on, the police open fire. On Tuesday, Chicago is again on strike. Following a bomb launched against them, the police shoot again. 12 dead, of which 7 policemen. 8 anarchists will be condemned and executed. In 1889, the Socialist International Movement met in Paris and declared this day international workers' day . The Soviets will follow suit, just as the Nazis. In France, under the Vichy regime (1940-1944), the celebration is renamed Labour Day .


F1 Grand Prix -
Sunday May 10, 2020

Sports events : Www.formulatours.com in Barcelona 2020 edition confirmed
Contact edit@edit.fr to get full F1 calendar


Regional holiday -
Monday May 11, 2020

Catholic : St Anastasia in Lleida only