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Spain Bank Holidays 2020 Spain News

It’s official! The Spanish bank holidays for next year have now been published by the Official State Gazette (Boletín Oficial del Estado - BOE) with the country set to enjoy 14 days off in 2020.

As an added bonus the majority of the national public holidays will take place on a Monday or a Friday meaning more long weekends for us all to enjoy!

The 14 public holidays will be made up of eight national holidays, four regional holidays and two additional holidays, which are set by each regions respective town hall.

Two holidays which will fall on a Sunday have now been moved to the following Monday, these are All Saint’s Day (now November 2) and Constitution Day (now December 7).

See the full list of both national and regional Spanish holidays below for 2020. Please be sure to bookmark and share with your friends and family.

NOTE: Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, a number of Easter processions have now been cancelled for 2020 including Seville's Feria de Abril (Now moved to September) Easter parades in Granada, Cordoba, Malaga and Murcia.

National Holidays

January 1 (New Year), Wednesday.

January 6 (Epiphany of the Lord), Monday.

April 10 (Good Friday).

May 1 (Labour Day), Friday.

August 15 (Assumption of the Virgin), Saturday.

October 12 (National Day), Monday.

December 8 (Immaculate Conception), Tuesday.

December 25 (Christmas Day), Friday.

Regional Holidays

The following holidays have all been set for the 19 autonomous regions.

ANDALUSIA

February 28 (Andalusia Day), Friday.

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

November 2 (November 1, All Saints Day moves to the following Monday).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

ARAGON

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

April 23 (Aragon Day), Thursday.

November 2 (November 1, All Saints Day moves to the following Monday).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

ASTURIAS

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

September 8 (Asturias Day), Tuesday.

November 2 (November 1, All Saints Day moves to the following Monday).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

BALEARIC ISLANDS

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

April 13 (Easter Monday).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

December 26 (Second Christmas Holiday).

CANARY ISLANDS

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

May 30 (Canary Islands Day).

December 7 (December 6, day of the Constitution the Constitution is moved to the following Monday).

- The fourth autonomous day is typical of each of the islands of the archipelago. El Hierro: September 24 (Our Lady of the Kings); Fuerteventura: September 18 (Our Lady of the Rock); Gran Canaria: September 8 (Our Lady of the Pine); La Gomera: October 5 (Our Lady of Guadalupe); La Palma: August 5 (Our Lady of the Snows); Lanzarote: September 15 (Our Lady of Sorrows); and Tenerife: September 7 (Descent of the Virgen del Socorro).

CANTABRIA

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

April 13 (Easter Monday).

July 28 (Day of the Institutions of Cantabria).

September 15 (Regional Day).

CASTILLA Y LEÓN

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

April 23 (Castilla y León Day).

November 2 (November 1, All Saints Day moves to the following Monday).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

CASTILLA LA MANCHA

March 19 (San José).

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

April 13 (Easter Monday, replacing the rest of November 1, All Saints).

June 11 (Fiestas del Corpus Christi, replaces December 6, Constitution Day).

CATALONIA

April 13 (Easter Monday).

June 24 (Sant Joan).

September 11 (National Day of Catalonia).

December 26 (St Stephen’s Day).

ESTREMADURA

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

September 8 (Extremadura Day).

November 2 (November 1, All Saints Day moves to the following Monday).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

GALICIA

March 19 (San José).

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

June 24 (San Juan).

July 25 (Santiago Apostol, National Day of Galicia).

LA RIOJA

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

April 13 (Easter Monday).

June 9 (La Rioja Day).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

MADRID

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

May 2 (Festival of the Community of Madrid).

November 2 (November 1, All Saints Day moves to the following Monday).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

MURCIA

March 19 (San José).

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

June 9 (Murcia Region Day).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

NAVARRE

March 19 (San José).

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

April 13 (Easter Monday).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

BASQUE COUNTRY

March 19 (San José).

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

April 13 (Easter Monday).

July 25 (Santiago Apostol).

VALENCIAN COMMUNITY

March 19 (San José).

April 13 (Easter Monday).

June 24 (San Juan).

October 9 (Valencian Community Day).

CEUTA

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

July 31 (Feast of Sacrifice (Eidul Adha))

September 2 (Ceuta Day).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

MELILLA

March 13 (Signature of the Statute of Autonomy).

April 9 (Maundy Thursday).

July 31 (Aid El Kebir).

December 7 (December 6, Constitution Day is moved to the following Monday).

Updated: 07/02/2020