Belgium has a total of 56 holidays in 2019. 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 Tuesday January 1 public
l'Épiphanie Sunday January 6 observance
Saint-Valentin Thursday February 14 observance
Pâques Sunday April 21 public
Lundi de Pâques Monday April 22 public
Fête du travail Wednesday May 1 public
Fête de l'Iris Wednesday May 8 public
Fête des Mères Sunday May 12 observance
Ascension Thursday May 30 public
Pentecôte Sunday June 9 public
Lundi de Pentecôte Monday June 10 public
Fête nationale Sunday July 21 public
Assomption Thursday August 15 public
Toussaint Friday November 1 public
Fête des morts Saturday November 2 observance
Armistice Monday November 11 public
Fête du Roi Friday November 15 observance
Saint-Nicolas Friday December 6 observance
Noël Wednesday December 25 public
Neujahr Tuesday January 1 public
Erscheinung des Herrn Sunday January 6 observance
Valentinstag Thursday February 14 observance
Ostersonntag Sunday April 21 public
Ostermontag Monday April 22 public
Tag der Arbeit Wednesday May 1 public
Muttertag Sunday May 12 observance
Christi Himmelfahrt Thursday May 30 public
Pfingstsonntag Sunday June 9 public
Pfingstmontag Monday June 10 public
Nationalfeiertag Sunday July 21 public
Mariä Himmelfahrt Thursday August 15 public
Allerheiligen Friday November 1 public
Allerseelen Saturday November 2 observance
Waffenstillstand Monday November 11 public
Tag der Deutschsprachigen Gemeinschaft Friday November 15 public
Sankt Nikolaus Friday December 6 observance
Weihnachten Wednesday December 25 public
Nieuwjaar Tuesday January 1 public
Driekoningen Sunday January 6 observance
Valentijnsdag Thursday February 14 observance
Pasen Sunday April 21 public
Paasmaandag Monday April 22 public
Dag van de Arbeid Wednesday May 1 public
Moederdag Sunday May 12 observance
O.L.H. Hemelvaart Thursday May 30 public
Pinksteren Sunday June 9 public
Pinkstermaandag Monday June 10 public
Feestdag van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap Thursday July 11 public
Nationale feestdag Sunday July 21 public
O.L.V. Hemelvaart Thursday August 15 public
Allerzielen Saturday November 2 observance
Wapenstilstand Monday November 11 public
Koningsdag Friday November 15 observance
Sinterklaas Friday December 6 observance
Kerstmis Wednesday December 25 public
La fête de la communauté française Friday September 27 public