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August
01

Held each August in honour of one of the city's most famous sons, the Rubens Market is a colourful event where traders dress in the clothes that...

April
25

Since it was first held in 1982, Art Brussels has established itself as a leading European platform for contemporary art. Many international...

May
03

This arts festival covers a lot of ground. Not only are 20 diverse venues employed all around the city, but the scope of the festival embraces...

Belgium Public Holidays

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

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
April
21
Easter Monday
Start date:
21 April 2014
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014
May
29
Ascension Day
Start date:
29 May 2014
June
09
Whit Monday
Start date:
9 June 2014
July
11
Flemish Community Holiday
Start date:
11 July 2014

Observed only by Flemish community.

July
21
Independence Day
Start date:
21 July 2014
August
15
Assumption
Start date:
15 August 2014
September
27
French Community Holiday
Start date:
27 September 2014

Observed only by French community.

November
03
All Saints' Day
Start date:
3 November 2014
November
11
Armistice Day
Start date:
11 November 2014
November
15
German Community Holiday
Start date:
15 November 2014

Observed only by German community.

December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2014
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2014

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
April
06
Easter Monday
Start date:
6 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
May
14
Ascension Day
Start date:
14 May 2015
May
25
Whit Monday
Start date:
25 May 2015
July
11
Flemish Community Holiday
Start date:
11 July 2015

Observed only by Flemish community.

July
21
Independence Day
Start date:
21 July 2015
August
15
Assumption
Start date:
15 August 2015
September
27
French Community Holiday
Start date:
27 September 2015

Observed only by French community.

November
01
All Saints' Day
Start date:
1 November 2015
November
11
Armistice Day
Start date:
11 November 2015
November
15
German Community Holiday
Start date:
15 November 2015

Observed only by German community.

December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2015
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2015
Edited by Jane Duru
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