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Valentine's Day in Germany

Valentine’s Day is a time when people show feelings of love, affection and friendship. It is celebrated in many ways worldwide and falls on February 14 each year.

Is Valentine's Day a Public Holiday?

Valentine's Day is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

Many people see Valentine's Day as a special day to express one's love for another.
Many people see Valentine's Day as a special day to express one's love for another.
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About Valentine's Day

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Valentine's Day Observances

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