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Holidays and Festivals in Venezuela

Date Holiday Festival Location
January 1 Año Nuevo
New Year
National
February 2 Virgen de la Candelaria National
February or March Carnaval National
March or April Semana Santa National
April 19 Declaration of Independence National
May 1 Dia de los Trabajadores
Labor Day
National
May or June La Cruz de Mayo Caracas
May or June Los Diablos Danzante on Corpus Cristi San Francisco de Yare
June Los Tambores de San Juan Caracas
June 24 Batalla de Carabobo National
July 5 Dia de la Independencia National
July 24 Birthday of Simón Bolívar, El Libertador National
October 12 Columbus Day
Dia de la Raza
National
December 25 Navidad
Christmas Day
National

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