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Epiphany in Belgium

Many Christians around the world annually celebrate Epiphany on January 6. It is a public holiday in many countries and marks two events in Jesus Christ’s life, according to the Christian Bible. The first event was when the three wise men, or kings, visited infant Jesus. The second event was when St John the Baptist baptized Jesus.

Is Epiphany a Public Holiday?

Epiphany is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

3 Wise men following the star.

The three wise men's (or kings') visit to baby Jesus Christ is remembered on Epiphany.

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About Epiphany

Read more about Epiphany.

Epiphany Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueJan 6EpiphanyObservance
2016WedJan 6EpiphanyObservance
2017FriJan 6EpiphanyObservance
2018SatJan 6EpiphanyObservance
2019SunJan 6EpiphanyObservance
2020MonJan 6EpiphanyObservance
2021WedJan 6EpiphanyObservance
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2023FriJan 6EpiphanyObservance
2024SatJan 6EpiphanyObservance
2025MonJan 6EpiphanyObservance

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