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Paraguay Holidays and Festivals


Date Holiday Festival Location
January 1 Año Nuevo
New Year
National
February 3 Dia de San Blas National
February 2-14 Virgen de la Candelaria Puno
February Carnaval National
March 1 Cerro Corá National
March or April Viernes Santo / Pascua
Good Friday / Easter Sunday
National
May 1 Dia de los Trabajadores
Labor Day
National
May 2-4 Alarcitas Handicrafts Fair
Dia de Santa Cruz
Puno
May 15 Independencia Patria
Independence Day
National
June Festival de San Juan National
June 12 Paz del Chaco National
August 15 Founding of Asunción
Assumption Day
National
September 24 La Virgen de la Merced Puno
September 29 Victoria de Boquerón National
December 8 Dia de la Virgen
Immaculate Conception
Caacupé and National
December 25 Navidad
Christmas Day
National

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