Top events in Germany

April
30

Over 400 musical performances, ranging from classical and jazz to rock, pop and folk, all take place on one evening – ‘The Long Night of Music'....

May
01

The vibrant district of Kreuzberg is perhaps the most ethnically diverse in all of Berlin and the annual Carnival of Cultures provides an...

May
01

Founded in 1434, Dresden's Striezelmarkt is thought to be the oldest Christmas market in Germany and has certainly grown to become one of its...

Germany Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
January
06
Epiphany
Start date:
6 January 2016

Regional observation only.

March
25
Good Friday
Start date:
25 March 2016
March
28
Easter Monday
Start date:
28 March 2016
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2016
May
05
Ascension Day
Start date:
5 May 2016
May
16
Whit Monday
Start date:
16 May 2016
May
26
Corpus Christi
Start date:
26 May 2016

Regional observation only.

August
15
Assumption
Start date:
15 August 2016

Regional observation only.

October
03
Day of German Unity
Start date:
3 October 2016
October
31
Day of Reformation
Start date:
31 October 2016

Regional observation only.

November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2016

Regional observation only.

November
23
Repentance Day
Start date:
23 November 2016

Regional observation only.

December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2016
End date:
26 December 2016
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