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Christmas Eve in Hungary

Christmas Eve, which is the day before Christmas Day, is celebrated in many countries worldwide. It is a Christian observance that falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.

Is Christmas Eve a Public Holiday?

Christmas Eve is not a public holiday. It falls on Saturday, December 24, 2016 and most businesses follow regular Saturday opening hours in Hungary.

Christmas tree section on white.

Christmas trees are decorated with baubles, lights and tinsel during the Christmas season.

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About Christmas Eve

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Christmas Eve Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016SatDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian
2017SunDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian
2019TueDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian
2020ThuDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian
2021FriDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian
2022SatDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian
2023SunDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian
2024TueDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian
2025WedDec 24Christmas EveObservance, Christian

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