Germany Holidays in 2019

Holiday dateHoliday nameSpecific LocationHoliday Type
Tue, January 1 New Year's DayNational Holiday
Sun, January 6 Epiphany Bw , by , stCommon Local Holidays
Tue, January 22 Franco-German DayObservance
Sun, January 27 Remembrance Day for the Victims of National SocialismObservance
Mon, January 28 European Privacy DayObservance
Thu, February 14 Valentine's DayObservance
Mon, March 4 Shrove MondayObservance
Tue, March 5 Carnival/Shrove TuesdayObservance
Wed, March 6 Carnival/Ash WednesdaySilent Day
Wed, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Sun, March 31 Daylight Saving Time startsClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sun, April 14 Palm SundayObservance
Thu, April 18 Maundy ThursdaySilent Day
Fri, April 19 Good FridaySilent Day
Sun, April 21 Easter Day BrandenburgSilent Day
Mon, April 22 Easter MondayNational Holiday
Tue, April 23 German Beer DayObservance
Thu, April 25 Girls' Day - Career Information DayObservance
Tue, April 30 Walpurgis NightObservance
Wed, May 1 May DayNational Holiday
Sun, May 5 Europe DayObservance
Sun, May 12 Mother's DayObservance
Thu, May 23 Constitution DayObservance
Thu, May 30 Ascension DayNational Holiday
Mon, June 3 European Bicycle DayObservance
Thu, June 6 Visually Impaired People DayObservance
Sun, June 9 Whit Sunday BrandenburgSilent Day
Mon, June 10 Whit MondayNational Holiday
Sat, June 15 Day of MusicObservance
Sun, June 16 Car-free SundayObservance
Thu, June 20 Corpus Christi Bw , by , he , nrw , rlp , sl , sn , thCommon Local Holidays
Fri, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Sat, June 22 Architecture DayObservance
Thu, August 8 Peace Festival BavariaLocal Holiday
Thu, August 15 Assumption of Mary Bavaria, saarlandCommon Local Holidays
Sun, September 1 World Peace Day (Germany)Observance
Sun, September 8 European Heritage Days (Day of the Open Monument)Observance
Sun, September 8 Day of the HomelandObservance
Sat, September 14 German Language DayObservance
Fri, September 20 German World Childrens' DayObservance
Mon, September 23 September equinoxSeason
Fri, September 27 German Sandwich DayObservance
Tue, October 1 German Food Bank DayObservance
Thu, October 3 Day of German UnityNational Holiday
Mon, October 7 Space Exploration DayObservance
Thu, October 24 Day of the LibrariesObservance
Sun, October 27 Daylight Saving Time endsClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Thu, October 31 Reformation Day Bb , mvp , sn , st , thCommon Local Holidays
Thu, October 31 HalloweenObservance
Fri, November 1 All Saints' Day Bw , by , nrw , rlp , sl , thSilent Day
Sat, November 9 Night of Broken Glass Remembrance DayObservance
Sat, November 9 Fall of the Berlin WallObservance
Mon, November 11 St. Martin's DayObservance
Sun, November 17 National Day of MourningSilent Day
Wed, November 20 Repentance Day SaxonyCommon Local Holidays
Sun, November 24 Sunday of the DeadSilent Day
Sun, December 1 First Sunday AdventObservance
Fri, December 6 Saint Nicholas DayObservance
Sun, December 8 Second Sunday AdventObservance
Sun, December 15 Third Sunday AdventObservance
Thu, December 19 Remembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by GenocideObservance
Sun, December 22 Fourth Sunday AdventObservance
Sun, December 22 December SolsticeSeason
Tue, December 24 Christmas EveSilent Day
Wed, December 25 Christmas DayNational Holiday
Thu, December 26 Boxing DayNational Holiday
Tue, December 31 New Year's EveObservance

Winter Solstice


Lantern Festival

Leap Day


Labor Day