When is National Day of Catalonia 2023?

National Day of Catalonia 2023 is on Monday 11th Sep, 2023 (11/09/2023) in 1080 days

What is National Day of Catalonia?

National Day of Catalonia

The National Day of Catalonia is a regional holiday that is celebrated exclusively in the sovereign community of Catalonia in Spain. It is celebrated annually on the 11th of September, featuring a wide array of festivities spanning the entire day, such as, communal meals which are cooked in pans of four meters (12 feet) in diameter; traditional and modern music concerts; private parties; political demonstrations and parades; and paying homage to the Catalan heroes and soldiers who perished in the War of the Spanish Succession in 1714. Furthermore, the streets, houses, and buildings are usually decorated with the flag of Catalonia.

On that day, the populace takes the day off, and most organizations, businesses, and stores are closed. However, some bakeries and grocery stores may be open for business. Whereas public transports are usually running –except in rural areas, where it is conditional– to a reduced timetable, notwithstanding. There may be some impediments to traffic due to the demonstrations and parades, especially in Barcelona.

If the holiday falls on a Sunday, the authorities usually push it to a different day. In case of falling on a working day two days prior to, or subsequent to, a weekend holiday, many businesses and organizations usually take the in-between day off, as well.

Dates for National Day of Catalonia from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of National Day of Catalonia is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
National Day of Catalonia 2024WednesdaySep 11th in 1446 days
National Day of Catalonia 2023MondaySep 11th in 1080 days
National Day of Catalonia 2022SundaySep 11th in 715 days
National Day of Catalonia 2021SaturdaySep 11th in 350 days
National Day of Catalonia 2020FridaySep 11th 14 days ago
National Day of Catalonia 2019WednesdaySep 11th 380 days ago
National Day of Catalonia 2018TuesdaySep 11th 745 days ago
National Day of Catalonia 2017MondaySep 11th 1110 days ago
National Day of Catalonia 2016SundaySep 11th 1475 days ago
National Day of Catalonia 2015FridaySep 11th 1841 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateSep 11, 2023
When? Starts in 1080 days
Duration1 Day
Type Spain Holidays

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