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Holidays in France in 2008


DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 1TuesdayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Mar 20ThursdayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 21FridayGood FridayLocal holiday
Mar 23SundayEaster DayObservance
Mar 24MondayEaster MondayNational holiday
Mar 30SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
May 1ThursdayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday
May 1ThursdayAscension DayNational holiday
May 8ThursdayWWII Victory DayNational holiday
May 11SundayWhit SundayObservance
May 12MondayWhit MondayNational holiday
May 25SundayMother's DayObservance
Jun 15SundayFather's DayObservance
Jun 20FridayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 14MondayBastille DayNational holiday
Aug 15FridayAssumption of MaryNational holiday
Sep 22MondaySeptember equinoxSeason
Oct 26SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Nov 1SaturdayAll Saints' DayNational holiday
Nov 11TuesdayArmistice DayNational holiday
Dec 21SundayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24WednesdayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25ThursdayChristmas DayNational holiday
Dec 26FridaySt Stephen's DayLocal holiday
Dec 31WednesdayNew Year's EveObservance

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