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Argentina : public and bank holidays, closure of banks, stock exchanges, school vacations

Argentina : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the current 2 months



Internet extension: .ar - Telephone code: +54 - International dialing code: 00
Jewish & Muslim celebrations may officially be observed by local communities - GMT offset: +1 (DST: yes)
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Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

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Malvinas Day*Sunday April 2, 2017Secular holiday 
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general strike announced*Thursday April 6, 2017Secular holiday 
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Passover**Monday April 10, 2017cards/flowers 
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optional holiday**Tuesday April 11, 2017Jewish 
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teachers strikeTuesday April 11, 2017School holidays 
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Maundy ThursdayThursday April 13, 2017Secular holiday 
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Good Friday*Friday April 14, 2017Catholic or protestant 
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EasterSunday April 16, 2017cards/flowers 
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Orthodox EasterSunday April 16, 2017cards/flowers 
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Labor Day/May Day*Monday May 1, 2017Secular holiday 
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May Day Revolution*Thursday May 25, 2017Secular holiday 
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Malvinas Day -
Sunday April 2, 2017

Secular holiday : Veterans Day and tribute to the fallen in the Malvinas War Used to be celebrated on June 10 until 2004.


General strike announced -
Thursday April 6, 2017

Secular holiday : The CGT has staged protests in recent weeks, but April 6 would be the first general strike in Argentina since Macri took office in December 2015 promising to attract investment and restore economic growth.


Passover -
Monday April 10, 2017

cards/flowers : Deliverance of the Jewish people from Egypt. The Seder service on the first two evenings recounts the story of the Exodus NOT a public holiday


Optional holiday -
Tuesday April 11, 2017

Jewish : Jewish Easter for the Jewish community only


Teachers strike -
Tuesday April 11, 2017

School holidays (please double check) :


Maundy Thursday -
Thursday April 13, 2017

Secular holiday :


Good Friday -
Friday April 14, 2017

Catholic or protestant : The First Council of Nicaea (a gathering of bishops in the early days of Christianity) wanted to find a day to commemorate the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. This commemoration had to be linked to Jewish holiday traditions, since the last supper of Christ was believed to be a Jewish Passover meal. But the Jewish calendar is based on lunar and solar cycles, so the Easter celebration had to follow the same calendar.


Easter -
Sunday April 16, 2017

cards/flowers :


Orthodox Easter -
Sunday April 16, 2017

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Optional holiday -
Tuesday April 24, 2018

Secular holiday : Commemoration of the 1915 genocide in Turkey for the Armenian community only


Labor Day/May Day -
Monday May 1, 2017

Secular holiday : Chicago, Saturday May 1st, 1886: 350,000 workers go on strike to call for an 8-hour working day. Industries are paralyzed nationwide. On Monday, as demonstrations go on, the police open fire. On Tuesday, Chicago is again on strike. Following a bomb launched against them, the police shoot again. 12 dead, of which 7 policemen. 8 anarchists will be condemned and executed. In 1889, the Socialist International Movement met in Paris and declared this day international workers' day . The Soviets will follow suit, just as the Nazis. In France, under the Vichy regime (1940-1944), the celebration is renamed Labour Day .


May Day Revolution -
Thursday May 25, 2017

Secular holiday : Anniversary of the 1810 Revolution ( Revolución de Mayo )