Latvia

Anniversaries and Memorial Days

01/20/2017Commemoration Day of Defenders of the Barricades in LatviaLatvia
01/26/2017Day of the International Recognition of LatviaLatvia
03/16/2017Latvian Legion DayLatvia
03/25/2017Memorial Day for the Victims of Communist Terror in LatviaLatvia
06/14/2017Day of Mourning in the Baltic CountriesLatvia, Estonia, Lithuania
06/17/2017Occupation of the Latvian Republic Day in LatviaLatvia
06/22/2017Heroes' Remembrance Day in LatviaLatvia
07/04/2017Day of Remembrance of Jewish Genocide in LatviaLatvia
08/11/2017Latvian Freedom Fighters' Remembrance DayLatvia
08/21/2017Passing of the Constitutional Law on the Status of the Republic of Latvia as a State and Actual Restoration of the Republic of LatviaLatvia
09/22/2017Day of the Baltic UnityLatvia, Lithuania
11/11/2017Lāčplēsis Day in LatviaLatvia
12/03/2017Commemoration Day of Victims of Genocide Against the Latvian People by the Totalitarian Communist Regime in LatviaLatvia

Cultural Observances

03/20/2017International Francophonie DayAlbania, Armenia, Andorra, Belgium, Benin, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Gabon, Haiti, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Greece, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Egypt, Cape Verde, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cyprus, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Mauritius, Mauritania, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Moldova, Monaco, Niger, Republic of the Congo, Macedonia, Rwanda, Romania, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Senegal, Saint Lucia, Togo, Tunisia, Ukraine, France, Central African Republic, Chad, Switzerland, Equatorial Guinea
05/05/2017Europe Day in the Council of EuropeAustria, Azerbaijan, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia Herzegovina, United Kingdom, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Georgia, Denmark, Ireland, Iceland, Spain, Italy, Cyprus, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine, Finland, France, Croatia, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia
05/09/2017Europe Day in the European UnionAustria, Belgium, Bulgaria, United Kingdom, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Denmark, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Cyprus, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Finland, France, Croatia, Czech Republic, Sweden, Estonia
09/10/2017Father's Day in LatviaLatvia

Ecological Observances

03/22/2017Baltic Sea DaySweden, Finland, Denmark, European Union, Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, Poland, Russia, Estonia
07/08/2017Sea and Fishermen's Festival in LatviaLatvia

Religious Holidays

04/14/2017Good Friday in Western ChristianityEland, American Samoa, Andorra, Anguilla, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Botswana, Brazil, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Greenland, Guatemala, Guadeloupe, Equatorial Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Hong Kong, Honduras, East Timor, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Dominica, Indonesia, India, Iceland, Ireland, Spain, Jersey, Kenya, Kiribati, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Latvia, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Lebanon, Malawi, Macau, Malaysia, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Martinique, Montserrat, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niue, Nigeria, Norway, Cocos Islands, Christmas Island, Cook Islands, Falkland Islands, Faeroe Islands, Isle of Man, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Pitcairn Islands, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Montenegro, Jamaica, South Africa, South Sudan, United Kingdom, Ecuador, Estonia, Uganda, France, French Polynesia, Finland, Fiji, Sweden, Switzerland, Sri Lanka, Chile, Philippines, Saint Barthelemy, El Salvador, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Suriname, Sudan, Solomon Islands, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vanuatu, British Virgin Island, Zambia, Zimbabwe
04/17/2017Easter Monday in Western ChristianityEland, Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Benin, Belize, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia Herzegovina, Botswana, British Virgin Island, Burkina Faso, Canada, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Cook Islands, Cocos Islands, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Croatia, Curacao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, East Timor, Faeroe Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, French Polynesia, Guyana, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, French Guiana, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guinea, Vatican City, Hungary, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Jersey, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Latvia, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Malta, Mayotte, Martinique, Monaco, Montserrat, Norway, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Island, Pitcairn Islands, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Reunion, Saint Helena, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre et Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Senegal, Sint Maarten, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Slovenia, Slovakia, South Africa, South Sudan, Suriname, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Switzerland, Tanzania, Tonga, Togo, Tokelau, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Kingdom, American Virgin Islands, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna, Zambia, Zimbabwe
06/24/2017Nativity of St John the BaptistAndorra, Canada, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Spain
12/24/2017Christmas Eve in Western ChristianityEland, Andorra, Argentina, Austria, Bulgaria, Brazil, Denmark, Hungary, Germany, Guatemala, Greenland, Iceland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Nicaragua, Norway, Venezuela, Panama, Portugal, Puerto Rico, San Marino, Slovakia, Faeroe Islands, Philippines, Finland, Czech Republic, Sweden, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, South Sudan, Estonia
12/25/2017ChristmasEland, Albania, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bolivia, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Island, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Colombia, Cook Islands, Ivory Coast, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, El Salvador, Ecuador, Estonia, Eritrea, Falkland Islands, Finland, Fiji, Faeroe Islands, France, French Polynesia, French Guiana, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Grenada, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guam, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Guyana, Vatican City, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Jersey, Jordan, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Latvia, Lesotho, Lebanon, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Madagascar, Malta, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Marshall Islands, Martinique, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Montserrat, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Pitcairn Islands, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Reunion, Rwanda, Romania, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Pierre et Miquelon, Saint Martin, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Spain, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Syria, Thailand, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Kingdom, USA, Uruguay, American Virgin Islands, Vanuatu, Venezuela, State of Palestine, Wallis and Futuna, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Folk Festivals

04/30/2017Walpurgis NightCzech Republic, Netherlands, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden
06/23/2017St John's EveLatvia, Lithuania, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Sweden, Estonia, United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Spain, Italy, Hungary, Brazil, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Austria, Faeroe Islands, Croatia, Germany, Romania, USA
06/24/2017St John's Day (Midsummer)Latvia, Lithuania, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Sweden, Estonia, United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Spain, Italy, Hungary, Brazil, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Austria, Faeroe Islands, Croatia, Germany, Romania, USA

Public Holidays

05/01/2017International Workers' Day (Labor Day)Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Austria, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Ivory Coast, Curacao, Denmark, Djibouti, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Gabon, Germany, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Guadeloupe, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Macau, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Paraguay, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre et Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, State of Palestine, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
05/01/2017Day of Convocation of the Constitutional Assembly in LatviaLatvia
05/04/2017Restoration of Independence Day in LatviaLatvia
11/18/2017Proclamation of the Republic in LatviaLatvia
12/26/2017St. Stephen's Day and Boxing DayEland, Anguilla, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Botswana, British Virgin Island, Bulgaria, Cayman Islands, Canada, Cocos Islands, Christmas Island, Cook Islands, Croatia, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, East Timor, Estonia, Falkland Islands, Faeroe Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, Ghana, Germany, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guyana, Vatican City, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Isle of Man, Jersey, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Latvia, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Montserrat, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Niue, Norway, Norfolk Island, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn Islands, Poland, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sudan, Spain, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Switzerland, Sweden, Tanzania, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, American Virgin Islands, Zimbabwe
12/31/2017New Year's Eve (Saint Sylvester’s Day)Armenia, Argentina, Venezuela, Brazil, Guatemala, Greenland, Iceland, Cuba, Latvia, Montserrat, Norway, San Marino, Thailand, Faeroe Islands, Philippines, Estonia, Andorra, Bangladesh, Brunei, Denmark, Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Islands, Germany, Japan, Macau, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Portugal, Sweden, Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Other Observances

05/14/2017Mother's DayAnguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Aruba, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Bermuda, Belize, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Brazil, Botswana, Brunei, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cuba, Curacao, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Ecuador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, Germany, Ghana, Grenada, Greece, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Italy, Japan, Jamaica, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Latvia, Macau, Malaysia, Malta, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Puerto Rico, Philippines, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Suriname, Tonga, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, Uganda, USA, Uruguay, Vietnam, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
06/01/2017International Day for Protection of ChildrenAlbania, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Benin, Bulgaria, Bosnia Herzegovina, China, Cambodia, Czech Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Estonia, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Guinea-Bissau, Kazakhstan, Cape Verde, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Macau, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Sao Tome and Principe, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen

Professional Days

05/17/2017Firefighters’ Day in LatviaLatvia
10/01/2017Teacher's DayUkraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Latvia