List of national public holidays of Germany in 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2020 public holidays for Germany. 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, 2020 Jan. 1, 2020 New Year's Day
Jan. 6, 2020 Jan. 6, 2020 Three Kings Day Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria, Saxony-Anhalt
Feb. 24, 2020 Feb. 24, 2020 Fasching Fastnacht. Not a Public Holiday
April 10, 2020 April 10, 2020 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 13, 2020 April 13, 2020 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 Labour Day
May 10, 2020 May 10, 2020 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
May 21, 2020 May 21, 2020 Father's Day Celebrated on Ascension Day
May 21, 2020 May 21, 2020 Ascension Day Himmelfahrt. 40 days after Easter
June 1, 2020 June 1, 2020 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
June 11, 2020 June 11, 2020 Corpus Christi Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria, Hesse, North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate, Saarland
Aug. 15, 2020 Aug. 15, 2020 Assumption Day Bavaria, Saarland
Sept. 19, 2020 Sept. 19, 2020 Oktoberfest Start of Oktoberfest. Not a public holiday.
Oct. 3, 2020 Oct. 3, 2020 German Unity Day Celebrated on October 3rd
Oct. 31, 2020 Oct. 31, 2020 Day of Reformation Several states
Nov. 1, 2020 Nov. 1, 2020 All Saints' Day Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria, North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate, Saarland
Nov. 18, 2020 Nov. 18, 2020 Repentance Day Saxony. Wednesday before November 23
Dec. 25, 2020 Dec. 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Dec. 26, 2020 Dec. 26, 2020 St. Stephen's Day Second day of Christmas