Minas Gerais, Brazil

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Minas Gerais, Brazil for 2017 ready to be integrated into your application.

Brazil is the 5th largest country by area in the world, and the largest country on the South American continent. Tribal nations populated the land until the arrival of the Portuguese in the 1500’s, establishing Portuguese as the official language of Brazil. From colonial beginnings to an established kingdom, many then immigrated from around the world to Brazil, creating a multicultural and ethnically diverse country. The Amazon River Basin, with lush tropical forests create a home to diverse wildlife and a variety of ecological systems. Brazil is one of the world’s leading producers of coffee and grains. One of Earth’s megadiverse countries, Brazil has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its extensive natural resources and numerous protected habitats. On September 7, 1822 Brazil was founded as an independent country and is known formally as the Federative Republic of Brazil.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Sunday New Year's Day
February 28th Tuesday Shrove Tuesday
March 1st Wednesday Leap Day
March 3rd Friday UN World Wildlife Day
March 19th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
April 6th Thursday Second Contact Day
April 14th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 16th Sunday Easter
April 21st Friday Tiradentes Long weekend.
May 1st Monday Labor Day Long weekend.
May 14th Sunday Mother's Day
May 25th Thursday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 22nd Thursday Summerween
July 4th Tuesday Freedom Day
August 13th Sunday Father's Day
August 18th Friday Mail Order Catalog Day
September 7th Thursday Independence Day
September 20th Wednesday Unification Day
September 22nd Friday September Equinox
September 29th Friday Hive Day
October 12th Thursday Our Lady of Aparecida
October 31st Tuesday Harry Potter Day
November 2nd Thursday Day of the Dead
November 15th Wednesday Proclamation of the Republic
November 24th Friday Hogswatch
December 21st Thursday December Solstice
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 25th Monday Winter Veil
December 25th Monday Decemberween
December 31st Sunday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="BR-MG" -d year="2017" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"