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Holidays in Germany in 2017

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DateWeekdayHoliday NameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
Jan 1SundayNew Year's DayNational holiday 
Jan 6FridayEpiphanyChristian, Common Local holidaysBW, BY, ST
Jan 22SundayFranco-German DayObservance 
Jan 27FridayRemembrance Day for the Victims of National SocialismObservance 
Jan 28SaturdayEuropean Privacy DayObservance 
Feb 14TuesdayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 27MondayShrove MondayObservance 
Feb 28TuesdayCarnival/Shrove TuesdayObservance, Christian 
Mar 1WednesdayCarnival/Ash WednesdaySilent Day 
Mar 20MondayMarch equinoxSeason 
Mar 26SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Apr 9SundayPalm SundayObservance, Christian 
Apr 13ThursdayMaundy ThursdaySilent Day 
Apr 14FridayGood FridaySilent Day, National holiday 
Apr 16SundayEaster DaySilent DayBrandenburg
Apr 17MondayEaster MondayNational holiday, Christian 
Apr 23SundayGerman Beer DayObservance 
Apr 27ThursdayGirls' Day - Career Information DayObservance 
Apr 30SundayWalpurgis NightObservance 
May 1MondayMay DayNational holiday 
May 5FridayEurope DayObservance 
May 14SundayMother's DayObservance 
May 23TuesdayConstitution DayObservance 
May 25ThursdayAscension DayNational holiday, Christian 
Jun 3SaturdayEuropean Bicycle DayObservance 
Jun 4SundayWhit SundaySilent DayBrandenburg
Jun 5MondayWhit MondayNational holiday, Christian 
Jun 6TuesdayVisually Impaired People DayObservance 
Jun 15ThursdayCorpus ChristiChristian, Common Local holidaysBW, BY, HE, NRW, RLP, SL
Jun 15ThursdayCorpus ChristiLocal holiday, ChristianSaxony, Thuringia
Jun 17SaturdayDay of MusicObservance 
Jun 18SundayCar-free SundayObservance 
Jun 21WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 24SaturdayArchitecture DayObservance 
Aug 8TuesdayPeace FestivalLocal holidayBavaria
Aug 15TuesdayAssumption of MaryChristian, Common Local holidaysBavaria, Saarland
Sep 1FridayWorld Peace DayObservance 
Sep 9SaturdayGerman Language DayObservance 
Sep 10SundayEuropean Heritage Days (Day of the Open Monument)Observance 
Sep 10SundayDay of the HomelandObservance 
Sep 20WednesdayGerman World Childrens' DayObservance 
Sep 22FridaySeptember equinoxSeason 
Sep 22FridayGerman Sandwich DayObservance 
Oct 1SundayGerman Food Bank DayObservance 
Oct 3TuesdayDay of German UnityNational holiday 
Oct 7SaturdaySpace Exploration DayObservance 
Oct 24TuesdayDay of the LibrariesObservance 
Oct 29SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Oct 31TuesdayReformation DayNational holiday 
Oct 31TuesdayHalloweenObservance 
Nov 1WednesdayAll Saints' DaySilent DayBW, BY, NRW, RLP, SL
Nov 9ThursdayNight of Broken Glass Remembrance DayObservance 
Nov 9ThursdayFall of the Berlin WallObservance 
Nov 11SaturdaySt. Martin's DayObservance, Christian 
Nov 19SundayNational Day of MourningSilent Day 
Nov 22WednesdayRepentance DayChristian, Common Local holidaysSaxony
Nov 26SundaySunday of the DeadSilent Day 
Dec 3SundayFirst Sunday AdventObservance, Christian 
Dec 6WednesdaySaint Nicholas DayObservance, Christian 
Dec 10SundaySecond Sunday AdventObservance, Christian 
Dec 17SundayThird Sunday AdventObservance, Christian 
Dec 19TuesdayRemembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by GenocideObservance 
Dec 21ThursdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24SundayFourth Sunday AdventObservance, Christian 
Dec 24SundayChristmas EveSilent Day 
Dec 25MondayChristmas DayNational holiday, Christian 
Dec 26TuesdayBoxing DayNational holiday, Christian 
Dec 31SundayNew Year's EveObservance 

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