Holiday Guide for Hungary in 2020

Hungary 2020
Hungary
2020

Hungary information

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Population: 9.82m
Capital: Budapest
Calling Code: (36)
Time Zone: +1 UTC
Currency: Hungarian forint
Language: Hungarian

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Hungary List of National Holidays in Hungary in 2020

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

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

Revolution Day


Revolution Day

Hungary: This day marks the anniversary of the start of the 1848 Revolution against the Austrian Empire and is celebrated with speeches and musical performances

Good Friday

 Long Weekend! 
Good Friday

Hungary: Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

Easter Sunday


Easter Sunday

Hungary: On Easter Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of the Jesus Christ after his crucifixion

Easter Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Easter Monday

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

Labour Day

 Long Weekend! 
Labour Day

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

Pentecost Sunday


Pentecost Sunday

Hungary: Celebrates the gift of the Holy Spirit. It is celebrated on the seventh Sunday after Easter

Pentecost Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Pentecost Monday

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

Saint Stephen's Day


Saint Stephen's Day

Hungary: St. Stephen of Hungary was the first king of Hungary.

Saint Stephen's Day (Bridge Day)

 Long Weekend! 
Saint Stephen's Day (Bridge Day)

Hungary: Probable bridge holiday to create a long weekend

Republic Day

 Long Weekend! 
Republic Day

Hungary: The day of the 1956 uprising against the Soviet Union and the proclamation of the Third Hungarian Republic in 1989.

All Saints' Day


All Saints' Day

Hungary: On this day people generally visit all their lost relatives' graves which they decorate with flowers

Christmas Holiday


Christmas Holiday

Hungary: Christmas Eve marks the culmination of the Advent period before Christmas that started on the fourth Sunday before Christmas Eve.

Christmas Day

 Long Weekend! 
Christmas Day

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

Second Day of Christmas


Second Day of Christmas

Hungary: Several countries and regions around the world extend their public holidays for Christmas beyond 25th December

Notes

  • Holidays are observed on their calendar date.
  • Public holidays in Hungary are defined in Article 102 of the Labor Code (Act I of 2012).