Germany Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameSpecific LocationHoliday Type
Sun, January 1New Year's DayNational Holiday
Fri, January 6Epiphany Bw , by , stCommon Local Holidays
Sun, January 22Franco-German DayObservance
Fri, January 27Remembrance Day for the Victims of National SocialismObservance
Sat, January 28European Privacy DayObservance
Tue, February 14Valentine's DayObservance
Mon, February 27Shrove MondayObservance
Tue, February 28Carnival/Shrove TuesdayObservance
Wed, March 1Carnival/Ash WednesdaySilent Day
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Sun, March 26Daylight Saving Time startsClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sun, April 9Palm SundayObservance
Thu, April 13Maundy ThursdaySilent Day
Fri, April 14Good FridaySilent Day
Sun, April 16Easter Day BrandenburgSilent Day
Mon, April 17Easter MondayNational Holiday
Sun, April 23German Beer DayObservance
Thu, April 27Girls' Day - Career Information DayObservance
Sun, April 30Walpurgis NightObservance
Mon, May 1May DayNational Holiday
Fri, May 5Europe DayObservance
Sun, May 14Mother's DayObservance
Tue, May 23Constitution DayObservance
Thu, May 25Ascension DayNational Holiday
Sat, June 3European Bicycle DayObservance
Sun, June 4Whit Sunday BrandenburgSilent Day
Mon, June 5Whit MondayNational Holiday
Tue, June 6Visually Impaired People DayObservance
Thu, June 15Corpus Christi Bw , by , he , nrw , rlp , sl , sn , thCommon Local Holidays
Sat, June 17Day of MusicObservance
Sun, June 18Car-free SundayObservance
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Sat, June 24Architecture DayObservance
Tue, August 8Peace Festival BavariaLocal Holiday
Tue, August 15Assumption of Mary Bavaria, saarlandCommon Local Holidays
Fri, September 1World Peace Day (Germany)Observance
Sat, September 9German Language DayObservance
Sun, September 10European Heritage Days (Day of the Open Monument)Observance
Sun, September 10Day of the HomelandObservance
Wed, September 20German World Childrens' DayObservance
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Fri, September 22German Sandwich DayObservance
Sun, October 1German Food Bank DayObservance
Tue, October 3Day of German UnityNational Holiday
Sat, October 7Space Exploration DayObservance
Tue, October 24Day of the LibrariesObservance
Sun, October 29Daylight Saving Time endsClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Tue, October 31Reformation DayNational Holiday
Tue, October 31HalloweenObservance
Wed, November 1All Saints' Day Bw , by , nrw , rlp , sl , thSilent Day
Thu, November 9Night of Broken Glass Remembrance DayObservance
Thu, November 9Fall of the Berlin WallObservance
Sat, November 11St. Martin's DayObservance
Sun, November 19National Day of MourningSilent Day
Wed, November 22Repentance Day SaxonyCommon Local Holidays
Sun, November 26Sunday of the DeadSilent Day
Sun, December 3First Sunday AdventObservance
Wed, December 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
Sun, December 10Second Sunday AdventObservance
Sun, December 17Third Sunday AdventObservance
Tue, December 19Remembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by GenocideObservance
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason
Sun, December 24Fourth Sunday AdventObservance
Sun, December 24Christmas EveSilent Day
Mon, December 25Christmas DayNational Holiday
Tue, December 26Boxing DayNational Holiday
Sun, December 31New Year's EveObservance


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