Germany Holidays in 2022

Holiday date Holiday name Specific Location Holiday Type
Sat, January 1 New Year's Day National Holiday
Thu, January 6 Epiphany BW, BY, ST Christian, Common Local Holiday
Sat, January 22 Franco-German Day Observance
Thu, January 27 Remembrance Day for the Victims of National Socialism Observance
Fri, January 28 European Privacy Day Observance
Mon, February 14 Valentine's Day Observance
Mon, February 28 Shrove Monday Observance
Tue, March 1 Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance, Christian
Wed, March 2 Carnival/Ash Wednesday Silent Day
Tue, March 8 International Women's Day Berlin Common Local Holiday
Sun, March 20 March Equinox Season
Sun, March 27 Daylight Saving Time starts Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sun, April 10 Palm Sunday Observance, Christian
Thu, April 14 Maundy Thursday Silent Day
Fri, April 15 Good Friday Silent Day, Public Holiday
Sun, April 17 Easter Day All except BB Silent Day
Mon, April 18 Easter Monday National Holiday, Christian
Sat, April 23 German Beer Day Observance
Thu, April 28 Girls' Day - Career Information Day Observance
Sat, April 30 Walpurgis Night Observance
Sun, May 1 May Day National Holiday
Sun, May 8 Mother's Day Observance
Mon, May 9 Europe Day Observance
Mon, May 23 Constitution Day Observance
Thu, May 26 Father's Day Observance
Thu, May 26 Ascension Day National Holiday, Christian
Wed, June 1 International Childrens' Day B, BB, MVP, SN, ST, TH Observance
Fri, June 3 European Bicycle Day Observance
Sun, June 5 Whit Sunday All except BB Observance, Christian
Mon, June 6 Whit Monday National Holiday, Christian
Mon, June 6 Visually Impaired People Day Observance
Thu, June 16 Corpus Christi Saxony, Thuringia Local Holiday, Christian
Fri, June 17 Day of Music (first day) Observance
Sun, June 19 Car-free Sunday Observance
Tue, June 21 June Solstice Season
Sat, June 25 Architecture Day Observance
Mon, August 8 Peace Festival in Augsburg Bavaria* Local Holiday
Mon, August 15 Assumption of Mary Bavaria, saarland Christian, Common Local Holiday
Thu, September 1 World Peace Day Observance
Sat, September 10 German Language Day Observance
Sun, September 11 Day of the Homeland Observance
Tue, September 20 German World Childrens' Day Observance
Fri, September 23 September equinox Season
Sun, October 2 Harvest Festival Observance
Mon, October 3 Day of German Unity National Holiday
Mon, October 24 Day of the Libraries Observance
Fri, October 28 World Thrift Day Observance
Sun, October 30 Daylight Saving Time ends Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Mon, October 31 Halloween Observance
Mon, October 31 Reformation Day Berlin Common Local Holiday
Tue, November 1 All Saints' Day BW, BY, NRW, RLP, SL Silent Day, Public Holiday
Wed, November 9 Fall of the Berlin Wall Observance
Wed, November 9 Night of Broken Glass Remembrance Day Observance
Fri, November 11 St. Martin's Day Observance
Sun, November 13 National Day of Mourning Silent Day
Wed, November 16 Repentance Day Saxony Christian, Common Local Holiday
Sun, November 20 Sunday of the Dead Silent Day
Sun, November 27 First Advent Sunday Observance, Christian
Sun, December 4 Second Advent Sunday Observance, Christian
Tue, December 6 Saint Nicholas Day Observance, Christian
Sun, December 11 Third Advent Sunday Observance, Christian
Sun, December 18 Fourth Advent Sunday Observance, Christian
Mon, December 19 Remembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by Genocide Observance
Wed, December 21 December Solstice Season
Sat, December 24 Christmas Eve Silent Day
Sun, December 25 Christmas Day National Holiday, Christian
Mon, December 26 Boxing Day National Holiday
Sat, December 31 New Year's Eve Bank Holiday

Pentecost

Corpus Christi

Father’s Day

Bastille Day

Labor Day

Yom Kippur

Sukkot

Diwali