Public Holidays in Germany in 2019

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Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Tuesday Tue New Year's Day Public Holiday
Sunday Sun Three King's Day Regional Holiday Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria, Saxony-Anhalt
Monday Mon Fasching Not A Public Holiday Fastnacht. Not a Public Holiday
Friday Fri International Women's Day Regional Holiday Berlin
Friday Fri Good Friday Public Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday Mon Easter Monday Public Holiday
Wednesday Wed Labour Day Public Holiday International Workers' Day
Sunday Sun Mother's Day Not A Public Holiday 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Thursday Thu Ascension Day Public Holiday 40 days after Easter
Thursday Thu Father's Day Not A Public Holiday Celebrated on Ascension Day
Monday Mon Whit Monday Public Holiday 7th Monday after Easter
Thursday Thu Corpus Christi Regional Holiday Several states
Thursday Thu Assumption Day Regional Holiday Bavaria, Saarland
Friday Fri World Children's Day Regional Holiday Not confirmed
Saturday Sat Oktoberfest Not A Public Holiday Start of Oktoberfest. Not a public holiday.
Thursday Thu German Unity Day Public Holiday Celebrated on October 3rd
Thursday Thu Reformation Day Regional Holiday Several states
Friday Fri All Saints' Day Regional Holiday Several states
Wednesday Wed Repentance Day Regional Holiday Saxony. Wednesday before November 23
Wednesday Wed Christmas Day Public Holiday
Thursday Thu St. Stephen's Day Public Holiday Second day of Christmas


  • Except for German Unity Day, public holidays in Germany are determined by the federal states.
  • Holidays are normally observed on their calendar date.