Holiday Guide for Austria in 2019

Austria 2019
Austria
2019

Austria information

Population: 8.73m
Capital: Vienna
Calling Code: (43)
Time Zone: +1 UTC
Currency: Euro
Language: German

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Austria List of National Holidays in Austria in 2019

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

Austria: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

Epiphany


Epiphany

Austria: A major Christian celebration. Epiphany commemorates the presentation of the infant Jesus to the wise men

Easter Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Easter Monday

Austria: Easter is probably the most important holiday of the Christian year, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus

Labour Day


Labour Day

Austria: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Ascension Day


Ascension Day

Austria: Commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven thirty nine days after his crucifixion

Whit Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Whit Monday

Austria: Commemorates the coming of the Holy Spirit in the form of flames to the Apostles.

Corpus Christi


Corpus Christi

Austria: The Feast of Corpus Christi is a Catholic festival celebrated on the second Thursday after Whitsun

Assumption Day


Assumption Day

Austria: The Feast of the Assumption is the principal feast of the Blessed Virgin, the mother of Jesus Christ

Saint Rupert


Saint Rupert

Salzburg: Saint Rupert (Heiliger Rupert), founded Salzburg (Salt Castle) in the early eighth century

National Day


National Day

Austria: Austria's National Day commemorates the Declaration of Neutrality enacted on 26th October 1955

All Saints' Day

 Long Weekend! 
All Saints' Day

Austria: Pope Boniface IV dedicated the day as a holiday to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary and all martyrs

Saint Leopold's Day

 Long Weekend! 
Saint Leopold's Day

Vienna: Patron saint of Vienna

Immaculate Conception Day


Immaculate Conception Day

Austria: It is a day that celebrates the belief that Mary, mother of Jesus, was preserved from original sin all of her life

Christmas Day


Christmas Day

Austria: Christmas celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th 1 BC

St. Stephen's Day


St. Stephen's Day

Austria: 26th December is the Feast of St. Stephen in Western Christianity. It is observed as a second day of Christmas holidays in several countries.

Notes

  • Holidays falling on Saturday and Sunday are not substituted by a weekday