Top events in France

September
03

An ode to contemporary music in its diverse forms, including masterpieces from the 20th century and new generations.

September
08

Set within Toulouse's cultural landmark Cloître des Jacobins, this annual festival draws some of the best pianists in the world.

September
10

The Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival (SEFFF) takes place every September and focuses on fantasy, science fiction and horror films. The...

France Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

2022

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2022
April
18
Easter Monday
Start date:
18 April 2022
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2022
May
08
Victory Day 1945
Start date:
8 May 2022
May
26
Ascension Day
Start date:
26 May 2022
June
06
Whit Monday
Start date:
6 June 2022
July
14
Bastille Day
Start date:
14 July 2022
August
15
Assumption
Start date:
15 August 2022
November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2022
November
11
Armistice Day
Start date:
11 November 2022
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2022

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