Latvia has a total of 15 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Name of Holiday Day Date Type
Jaunais Gads Monday January 1 public
Lielā Piektdiena Friday March 30 public
Lieldienas Sunday April 1 public
Otrās Lieldienas Monday April 2 public
Darba svētki Tuesday May 1 public
Latvijas Republikas Neatkarības atjaunošanas diena Friday May 4 public
Mātes diena Sunday May 13 observance
Līgo Diena Saturday June 23 public
Jāņi Sunday June 24 public
Latvijas Republikas proklamēšanas diena Sunday November 18 public
Latvijas Republikas proklamēšanas diena (aizstājējs diena) Monday November 19 public
Ziemassvētku vakars Monday December 24 public
Ziemassvētki Tuesday December 25 public
Otrie Ziemassvētki Wednesday December 26 public
Vecgada vakars Monday December 31 public