Holidays Latvia

Holidays and official dates, calendar Latvia 2024

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1 JanuaryNew Year's Day
20 JanuaryCommemoration Day of Defenders of the Barricades in 1991
26 JanuaryInternational (de jure) Recognition of the Republic
8 MarchInternational Women's Day
25 MarchCommemoration Day of Victims of Communist
1 MayLabour Day; Convocation of the Constituent Assembly of the Republic of Latvia
4 MayDeclaration of Independence Day
8 MayThe Crushing of Nazism and Commemoration Day of Victims of World War II
9 MayEurope Day
14 JuneCommemoration Day of Victims of Communist Terror
17 JuneOccupation of the Republic of Latvia
22 JuneHeroes’ Commemoration Day (Anniversary of the Battle of Cesis)
23 JuneLigo (Midsummer's Eve)
24 JuneJani (Midsummer's Day/St John's Day)
4 JulyCommemoration Day of Genocide against the Jews
11 AugustCommemoration Day of Latvian Freedom Fighters
21 AugustPassing of the Constitutional Law on the Status of the Republic of Latvia as a State and Actual Restoration of the Republic of Latvia
1 SeptemberKnowledge Day (First Day of School)
22 SeptemberBaltic Unity Day
11 NovemberLatvian Freedom Fighters’ Remembrance Day – Lacplesis Day
18 NovemberLatvian National Day
5 DecemberCommemoration Day of Victims of Genocide Against the Latvian People by the Totalitarian Communist Regime
25 DecemberFirst Christmas Day
26 DecemberChristmas Eve
31 DecemberNew Year's Eve

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March, AprilEaster
MayMothers’ Day
March, AprilEaster Monday
March, AprilGood Friday
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