The year 2019 will have eight working days that will be holidays and two national bridges, since both November 1, All Saints Day, and December 6, Constitution Day, fall on Friday.
According to the labor calendar prepared by the Directorate General of Employment and published today by the Official State Gazette (BOE), the eight national holidays are: New Year (January 1), Good Friday (April 19), the Labor Festival (May 1), the Assumption of the Virgin (August 15), the National Holiday (October 12) ), All Saints (November 1), Constitution Day (December 6) and Christmas (December 25). Of them, they fall on Friday the 1st of November and the 6th of December, which will make a bridge on both dates.
In addition to these eight holidays, all the autonomous communities, except Catalonia and the Valencian Community, will celebrate on Holy Thursday (April 18). Easter Monday (April 22) will be a holiday in the Balearic Islands, Cantabria, Castilla-La Mancha, Catalonia, Valencia, Navarre, the Basque Country and La Rioja.
As on January 6, Epiphany of the Lord, falls on Sunday, the communities of Andalusia, Aragon, Asturias, Canary Islands, Castilla y León, Extremadura, Madrid, Murcia and Navarra and the autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla spend the holiday to Monday 7 from January.
As well it is Sunday the 8th of December, feast of the Immaculate Conception, which is why the festival in Aragon, Asturias, Cantabria, Castilla y León, Extremadura, Madrid, La Rioja, Ceuta and Melilla is moved to Monday 9 December. The day of San José (March 19) will be a party in the Valencian Community, Galicia, Murcia, Navarra and the Basque Country, while only the day of Santiago Apóstol (July 25) will be celebrated in Cantabria, Galicia and the Basque Country.
Castilla-La Mancha will be the only community that celebrates the day of Corpus Christi (June 20), while San Esteban (December 26) will be a holiday in the Balearic Islands and Catalonia. In addition, all regions will celebrate their respective regional festivities.
The list of national holidays next year is as follows:
January 1: New Year (Tuesday)
April 19th: Good Friday (Friday)
May 1: Labor Party (Wednesday)
August 15th: Assumption of the Virgin (Thursday)
October 12 °: National Holiday of Spain (Saturday)
November 1st: All Saints (Friday)
6th of December: Day of the Spanish Constitution (Friday)
December 25th: Nativity of the Lord (Wednesday).