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Holidays in France in 2016


DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 1FridayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Mar 20SundayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 25FridayGood FridayLocal holiday
Mar 27SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Mar 27SundayEaster DayObservance
Mar 28MondayEaster MondayNational holiday
May 1SundayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday
May 5ThursdayAscension DayNational holiday
May 8SundayWWII Victory DayNational holiday
May 15SundayWhit SundayObservance
May 16MondayWhit MondayNational holiday
May 29SundayMother's DayObservance
Jun 19SundayFather's DayObservance
Jun 20MondayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 14ThursdayBastille DayNational holiday
Aug 15MondayAssumption of MaryNational holiday
Sep 22ThursdaySeptember equinoxSeason
Oct 30SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Nov 1TuesdayAll Saints' DayNational holiday
Nov 11FridayArmistice DayNational holiday
Dec 21WednesdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24SaturdayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25SundayChristmas DayNational holiday
Dec 26MondaySt Stephen's DayLocal holiday
Dec 31SaturdayNew Year's EveObservance

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