Public Holidays in Germany in 2019

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Day Date Holiday Name German Name Type Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day Neujahrstag Public Holiday
Sunday Three King's Day Heilige Drei Könige Regional Holiday Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria, Saxony-Anhalt
Monday Fasching Fastnacht Not A Public Holiday Not a Public Holiday
Friday International Women's Day Tag der Frau Regional Holiday Berlin
Friday Good Friday Karfreitag Public Holiday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday Easter Monday Ostermontag Public Holiday
Wednesday Labour Day Tag der Arbeit Public Holiday International Workers' Day
Sunday Mother's Day Muttertag Not A Public Holiday 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Thursday Ascension Day Christi Himmelfahrt Public Holiday 39 days after Easter
Thursday Father's Day Vatertag Not A Public Holiday Celebrated on Ascension Day
Monday Whit Monday Pfingstmontag Public Holiday 7th Monday after Easter
Thursday Corpus Christi Fronleichnam Regional Holiday Several states
Thursday Assumption Day Mariä Himmelfahrt Regional Holiday Bavaria, Saarland
Friday World Children's Day Weltkindertag Regional Holiday Not confirmed
Saturday Oktoberfest Oktoberfest Not A Public Holiday Start of Oktoberfest. Not a public holiday.
Thursday German Unity Day Tag der Deutschen Einheit Public Holiday Celebrated on October 3rd
Thursday Reformation Day Reformationstag Regional Holiday Several states
Friday All Saints' Day Allerheiligen Regional Holiday Several states
Wednesday Repentance Day Buß- und Bettag Regional Holiday Saxony. Wednesday before November 23
Wednesday Christmas Day Weihnachtstag Public Holiday
Thursday St. Stephen's Day Zweiter Weihnachtsfeiertag Public Holiday Second day of Christmas

Notes

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