Easter (Semana Santa – Holy Week) in Spain is the most important celebration in the Spanish calendar. It lasts for much longer than in most other countries as it is celebrated for over one week.
Here are the dates for this year’s Easter celebrations in Spain:
Viernes de Dolores, March 27, 2015
Sábado de Pasión, March 28, 2015
Domingo de Ramos, March 29, 2015
Lunes Santo, March 30, 2015
Martes Santo, March 31, 2015
Miércoles Santo, April 1, 2015
Jueves Santo, April 2, 2015
Viernes Santo, April 3, 2015
Sábado de Gloria, April 4, 2015
Domingo de la Resurrección April 5, 2015. (Easter Sunday). The most important day in Semana Santa 2015.
To find out more about what happens during “Semana Santa” in Spain, read a previous blog post, “Semana Santa en España”.