Venezuela, the country located on the shores of North Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea, thereby connects North and South America by major sea routes. A country with big cities and great beaches attract travelers from all over the world. Some of the Venezuela public holidays 2014 are here to plan a trip:
|New Year’s Day||January 01||Beginning of the upcoming New Year|
|Epiphany||January 06||To commemorate Incarnation of Jesus Christ|
|Carnival||March 03 and 04||Shrove Tuesday before Ash Wednesday|
|Saint Joseph’s Day||March 19||Day in remembrance of Saint Joseph|
|Good Friday||April 18||Friday before Easter Sunday|
|Beginning of the Independence Day||April 19||Independence movement started|
|Labors Day||May 01||A day dedicated for the workers|
|Battle of Carabobo||June 24||Battle led to Venezuela’s independence|
|Independence Day||July 05||Venezuela became independent|
|Simon Bolivar Birthday’s Memorial||July 24||In memory of a leader an independence fighter|
|Flag Day||August 03||Respect to nation’s flag|
|Day of Indigenous Resistance||October 12||In memory of American’s independence struggle|
|All Saints Day||November 01||Second day of Hallowmas|
|Christmas||December 25||A day of holy infant Jesus Christ’s Birth|
Enjoy the traditional events in Venezuela
New Year’s Day: Wednesday, January 1
Holiday is announced for this happy day to start a fresh New Year.
Epiphany: Monday, January 06
A day of religious ceremony of Jesus Christ’s incarnation and Baptism is observed.
Shrove’s Carnival Day : Monday and Tuesday, March 03 and 04
This day is filled with Spanish cultural events.
Saint Joseph’s Day: Wednesday, March 19
This day is dedicated to St.Joseph.
Good Friday: Friday, April 18
This is the day to remember last hours of Jesus Christ.
Beginning of the Independence Movement: Saturday, April 19
The anniversary day is celebrated when the independence movement started in Venezuela.
Labors Day: Thursday, May 01
Holiday is observed as national tribute to workers.
Battle of Carabobo: Tuesday, June 24
In the Venezuela Holidays 2014, a battle was fought between Spanish Royalist forces and freedom fighters in
Carabobo which led to Independence of Venezuela.
Independence Day: Wednesday, July 09
Venezuela got separation from Spain on 1811, July 09 and that is the important day in 2014 Venezuela Calendar
Simon Bolivar Birthday’s Memorial: Thursday, July 24
This Holiday is to remember Simon Bolivar the prominent leader in the independence of Venezuela.
Flag Day: Sunday, August 03
This is a public holiday.
Day of Indigenous Resistance: Sunday, October 12
This is the day in memory of America’s struggle for self-determination and contributions to independence.
All Saints Day: Saturday, November 01
This is the day to remember the saints who attained their place in heaven.
Christmas Day: Thursday, December 25
This festival is celebrated on the occasion of Jesus Christ’s birth.