The next Brazilian Stock Exchange holiday is Christmas Eve and will be observed on December 24, 2018 which is 5 days from now. See more.

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February 8th 2016

The stock market closed on Carnival. Carnival is one of the sixteen market holidays observed by the Brazilian Stock Exchange each year.

The dates on which stock exchanges close differ between regions and do no necessarily align with the typical bank holidays in a given country. In fact, the exact holiday schedules change unpredictable year to year based on a number of factors.

The table below shows the list of passed and future dates on which the Brazilian Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Carnival. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.

When is the next "Carnival"?

The Brazilian Stock Exchange will next observe Carnival on March 4, 2019 which is 2 months from now.


Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Carnival February 8, 2016 Closed
2016 Carnival February 9, 2016 Closed
2017 Carnival February 27, 2017 Closed
2017 Carnival February 28, 2017 Closed
2018 Carnival February 12, 2018 Closed
2018 Carnival February 13, 2018 Closed
2019 Carnival March 4, 2019 Closed
2019 Carnival March 5, 2019 Closed

† Indicates the stock exchange is closed on a different day than the official date on which the holiday is typically celebrated. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the stock exchange has special hours due to a holiday rather than a full closure. Special Hours and Holiday Closures are always taken into account when computing the Opening/Closing Bell Countdown.

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