School Holidays in Spain in 2019

Are you or one of your family members attending one of The Best International Schools in Spain? Would you like to know more about the many observances and the main holidays in Spain during the years 2018-2019?

Have a look of our calendar and celebrate wherever you are in the world!

Which are the Public Holidays in Spain?

  • Christmas Holidays: 24 December 2018 – 7 January 2019
  • Easter Holidays: 1-2 weeks between 12-29 April 2019
  • Summer Holidays: 10-12 weeks between 19 June – 13 September 2019
  • Christmas Holidays: 19 December 2019 –  5 January 2020

The following dates are national holiday days that are also school holidays in Spain:

  • 12 October 2018: Spanish National Day (falls on a Saturday in 2018 and a Sunday in 2019 – some regions will offer a public holiday on the following Monday)
  • 1 November 2018: All Saints’ Day
  • 6 December 2018: Spanish Constitution Day
  • 1 May 2019: Labor Day
  • 15 August: Assumption of Mary (always falls within the summer break)

Holidays in Spain in 2019

Date Holiday
1-Jan New Year’s Day
6-Jan Epiphany
7-Jan Epiphany Holiday
28-Feb Andalucía Day
1-Mar Balearic Day
19-Mar Father’s Day
19-Mar St. Joseph’s Day – Galicia, Murcia, Navarra, Valenciana
18-Apr Maundy Thursday – except Catalonia and Valenciana
19-Apr Good Friday
22-Apr Easter Monday
23-Apr Castile and León Community Day
23-Apr St Georges Day – Aragon
1-May Labour Day
2-May Community Festival of Madrid
5-May Mother’s Day
15-May Feast of St. Isidro – Madrid only
17-May Galician Literature Day
30-May Canary Islands
31-May Castilla-La Mancha
10-Jun La Rioja Day
10-Jun Day of Murcia (observed)
13-Jun Feast of St Anthony – Ceuta only
20-Jun Corpus Christi
24-Jun Feast of St John the Baptist -Catalonia, Valenciana
25-Jul St. James’ Day
28-Jul Day of Cantabria Institutions
5-Aug Our Lady of Africa – Ceuta only
12-Aug Aid El Kebir – Ceuta, Melilla only
15-Aug Assumption Day
2-Sep Ceuta Day
9-Sep Day of Asturias
9-Sep Day of Extremadura
11-Sep National Day of Catalonia
15-Sep Lady of Aparecida
17-Sep Day of Melilla
9-Oct Valencian Community Day
12-Oct Hispanic Day
1-Nov All Saints’ Day
9-Nov Our Lady of the Almudena
3-Dec Feast of St Francis Xavier
6-Dec Constitution Day
8-Dec Immaculate Conception Day
9-Dec Immaculate Conception Holiday
25-Dec Christmas Day
26-Dec Day after Christmas