Public Holidays in Greece in 2019

Greece Upcoming Holidays in Greece

Orthodox Good Friday
Orthodox Good Friday

26 April 2019 This National holiday is Today!. Easter is the principal festival of the Orthodox Church. Good Friday marks is the day t...

Orthodox Easter Monday
Orthodox Easter Monday

29 April 2019 This National holiday is in 3 days. Easter depends on Passover not only for much of its symbolic meaning but also for its p...

Labour Day
Labour Day

1 May 2019 This National holiday is in 5 days. This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the ...

Greece List of National Public holidays of Greece in 2019

Day Date Holiday Comments
Tuesday January 01 New Year's Day
Sunday January 06 Epiphany
Monday March 11 Clean Monday Orthodox Shrove Monday. Movable
Monday March 25 Independence Day 25th March Day
Friday April 26 Orthodox Good Friday Movable
Monday April 29 Orthodox Easter Monday Movable
Wednesday May 01 Labour Day
Monday June 17 Holy Spirit Monday Orthodox Pentecost Monday
Thursday August 15 Assumption Day The Falling Asleep of the Virgin
Monday October 28 The Ochi day National Anniversary of Greek Independence
Wednesday December 25 Christmas Day
Thursday December 26 Synaxis of the Mother of God Celebrated on 26th December


National Holiday


  • A public holiday that occurs on a Sunday is not transferred to another date
  • According to Greek Law every Sunday of the year is a public holiday

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