Belgium has a total of 56 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Name of Holiday Day Date Type
Nouvel An Monday January 1 public
l'Épiphanie Saturday January 6 observance
Saint-Valentin Wednesday February 14 observance
Pâques Sunday April 1 public
Lundi de Pâques Monday April 2 public
Fête du travail Tuesday May 1 public
Fête de l'Iris Tuesday May 8 public
Ascension Thursday May 10 public
Fête des Mères Sunday May 13 observance
Pentecôte Sunday May 20 public
Lundi de Pentecôte Monday May 21 public
Fête nationale Saturday July 21 public
Assomption Wednesday August 15 public
Toussaint Thursday November 1 public
Fête des morts Friday November 2 observance
Armistice Sunday November 11 public
Fête du Roi Thursday November 15 observance
Saint-Nicolas Thursday December 6 observance
Noël Tuesday December 25 public
Neujahr Monday January 1 public
Erscheinung des Herrn Saturday January 6 observance
Valentinstag Wednesday February 14 observance
Ostersonntag Sunday April 1 public
Ostermontag Monday April 2 public
Tag der Arbeit Tuesday May 1 public
Christi Himmelfahrt Thursday May 10 public
Muttertag Sunday May 13 observance
Pfingstsonntag Sunday May 20 public
Pfingstmontag Monday May 21 public
Nationalfeiertag Saturday July 21 public
Mariä Himmelfahrt Wednesday August 15 public
Allerheiligen Thursday November 1 public
Allerseelen Friday November 2 observance
Waffenstillstand Sunday November 11 public
Tag der Deutschsprachigen Gemeinschaft Thursday November 15 public
Sankt Nikolaus Thursday December 6 observance
Weihnachten Tuesday December 25 public
Nieuwjaar Monday January 1 public
Driekoningen Saturday January 6 observance
Valentijnsdag Wednesday February 14 observance
Pasen Sunday April 1 public
Paasmaandag Monday April 2 public
Dag van de Arbeid Tuesday May 1 public
O.L.H. Hemelvaart Thursday May 10 public
Moederdag Sunday May 13 observance
Pinksteren Sunday May 20 public
Pinkstermaandag Monday May 21 public
Feestdag van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap Wednesday July 11 public
Nationale feestdag Saturday July 21 public
O.L.V. Hemelvaart Wednesday August 15 public
Allerzielen Friday November 2 observance
Wapenstilstand Sunday November 11 public
Koningsdag Thursday November 15 observance
Sinterklaas Thursday December 6 observance
Kerstmis Tuesday December 25 public
La fête de la communauté française Thursday September 27 public