Top events in Germany

February
04

Museumsnacht Köln (Museum Night Cologne) involves a coordinated throwing open of doors of the city’s museums. Between 1900 and 0300, many...

March
01

Attracting visitors from all around the world every year, the Berlinale is one of the film industry’s most popular events. Over the course...

March
01

Berlin's foremost symphonic and chamber music festival, in which the city invites outstanding orchestras, ensembles and soloists to perform at the...

Germany Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

2021

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2021
January
06
Epiphany
Start date:
6 January 2021

Regional observation only.

April
02
Good Friday
Start date:
2 April 2021
April
05
Easter Monday
Start date:
5 April 2021
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2021
May
13
Ascension Day
Start date:
13 May 2021
May
24
Whit Monday
Start date:
24 May 2021
June
03
Corpus Christi
Start date:
3 June 2021

Regional observation only.

August
15
Assumption
Start date:
15 August 2021

Regional observation only.

October
03
Day of German Unity
Start date:
3 October 2021
October
31
Day of Reformation
Start date:
31 October 2021

Regional observation only.

November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2021

Regional observation only.

November
17
Repentance Day
Start date:
17 November 2021

Regional observation only.

December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2021
End date:
26 December 2021

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