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Spain 2018 Madrid Public Holidays Announced

Source: Consejo de Gobierno de la Comunidad de Madrid (Madrid)
Posted: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2019


The Consejo de Gobierno de la Comunidad de Madrid has announced that the regional government of Spain's autonomous region of Madrid had approved the annual list of official 2018 non-working public holidays (calendario laboral) in Spain's Autonomous Comunidad de Madrid.

As per the aforementioned announcement ("Decreto 83/2017, de 26 de septiembre, de la Comunidad de Madrid, del Consejo de Gobierno, por el que se establecen las fiestas laborables para el año 2018 en la Comunidad de Madrid"), the San José public holiday whose appearance over the years has been on (2016-09-20, 2014-09-18, 2012-09-23 and 2011-09-16) and off (2015-09-22, 2013-09-27 and 2007-09-30), will not be one of the official 2018 non-working public holidays in Spain's Autonomous Comunidad de Madrid.

The oft celebrated Corpus Christi (2013-09-27, 2010-09-12, 2009-10-07 and 2008-09-26) will once again not be one of the regional public holidays of the autonomous community of Madrid for the calendar year 2018. This public holiday had been restored in 2009 after being dropped as a national public holiday throughout Spain in 1976.

Finally, in addition to the aforementioned regional public holidays in the autonomous region of Madrid, the city of Madrid itself observes May 15 (San Isidro) and November 9 (La Almudena) as municipal public holidays.



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