List of national public holidays of France in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for France. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Alsace and Moselle
April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018 Easter Monday Lundi de Páques
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day
May 8, 2018 May 8, 2018 V-E Day
May 10, 2018 May 10, 2018 Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
May 21, 2018 May 21, 2018 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
May 27, 2018 May 27, 2018 Mother's Day Last Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
June 17, 2018 June 17, 2018 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
July 14, 2018 July 14, 2018 Bastille Day French National Day
Aug. 15, 2018 Aug. 15, 2018 Assumption Day Assumption of Mary
Nov. 1, 2018 Nov. 1, 2018 All Saints' Day
Nov. 11, 2018 Nov. 11, 2018 Armistice Day
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Dec. 26, 2018 Dec. 26, 2018 St Stephens Day Celebrated on 26th December. Alsace and Moselle