Public Holidays in Hungary in 2017

Hungary Upcoming Holidays in Hungary

Christmas Day

25 December 2017 This National holiday is in 10 days. People buy (or make) presents for their relatives and friends in the preceding couple o...

Second Day of Christmas

26 December 2017 This National holiday is in 11 days. The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was...

New Year's Day

1 January 2018 This National holiday is in 17 days. According to tradition, lentil soup eaten on this day makes people wealthy, rolling out...

Hungary List of national public holidays of Hungary in 2017

Day Date Holiday Comments
Sunday January 01 New Years Day Ujev
Wednesday March 15 National Day Memorial day of the 1848 Revolution
Friday April 14 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Sunday April 16 Easter Sunday Good Friday work-free for Protestants
Monday April 17 Easter Monday Ducking Monday
Monday May 01 Labour day Anniversary of the accession to the EU
Sunday May 07 Mother's Day 1st Sunday in May
Sunday June 04 Pentecost Sunday Fifty days after Easter
Monday June 05 Pentecost Monday Monday after Pentecost
Sunday June 18 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Sunday August 20 Saint Stephens Day St. Stephen was the first king of Hungary
Monday October 23 Republic Day The day of the proclamation of the Third Hungarian Republic
Wednesday November 01 All Saints' Day Mindenszentek. It is a day to remember the lost ones
Monday December 25 Christmas Day
Tuesday December 26 Second Day of Christmas Celebrated on 26th December


National Holiday Not a Public Holiday


  • Holidays are observed on their calendar date.

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