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Public holidays in Belgium

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Public holidays Belgium: Statutory & Regional Holidays 2023. The next bank holidays in Belgium will be on 09.04.2023: Easter Sunday.

If you want to visit Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp, Ghent or any other city in Belgium, you should also keep an eye on the Belgian public holidays. Because on these days, the crowds in museums and restaurants are often much larger, shops are closed, or public transport runs only very irregularly.

  1. Public holidays 2023 in Belgium
  2. Public holidays 2024 in Belgium
  3. Public holidays 2025 in Belgium
  4. Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Public holidays 2023 in Belgium

DatePublic holiday
01.01.2023
Sunday
New Year's Day
(Nieuwjaar)
Public holiday in Belgium
09.04.2023
Sunday
Easter Sunday
(Pasen)
Public holiday in Belgium
10.04.2023
Monday
Easter Monday
(Paasmaandag)
Public holiday in Belgium
01.05.2023
Monday
Labour Day
(Dag van de Arbeid)
Public holiday in Belgium
18.05.2023
Thursday
Ascension Day
(O.L.H. Hemelvaart)
Public holiday in Belgium
28.05.2023
Sunday
Pentecost
(Pinksteren)
Public holiday in Belgium
29.05.2023
Monday
Whit Monday
(Pinkstermaandag)
Public holiday in Belgium
11.07.2023
Tuesday
Day of the Flemish Community
(Feestdag van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
21.07.2023
Friday
National Day
(Nationale feestdag)
Public holiday in Belgium
15.08.2023
Tuesday
Assumption Day
(O.L.V. Hemelvaart)
Public holiday in Belgium
27.09.2023
Wednesday
French Community Holiday
(La fête de la communauté française)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
01.11.2023
Wednesday
All Saints' Day
Public holiday in Belgium
11.11.2023
Saturday
Armistice Day
(Wapenstilstand)
Public holiday in Belgium
15.11.2023
Wednesday
Day of the German-speaking Community
(Feiertag der Deutschsprachigen Gemeinschaft)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
25.12.2023
Monday
Christmas
(Kerstmis)
Public holiday in Belgium

Public holidays 2024 in Belgium

DatePublic holiday
01.01.2024
Monday
New Year's Day
(Nieuwjaar)
Public holiday in Belgium
31.03.2024
Sunday
Easter Sunday
(Pasen)
Public holiday in Belgium
01.04.2024
Monday
Easter Monday
(Paasmaandag)
Public holiday in Belgium
01.05.2024
Wednesday
Labour Day
(Dag van de Arbeid)
Public holiday in Belgium
09.05.2024
Thursday
Ascension Day
(O.L.H. Hemelvaart)
Public holiday in Belgium
19.05.2024
Sunday
Pentecost
(Pinksteren)
Public holiday in Belgium
20.05.2024
Monday
Whit Monday
(Pinkstermaandag)
Public holiday in Belgium
11.07.2024
Thursday
Day of the Flemish Community
(Feestdag van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
21.07.2024
Sunday
National Day
(Nationale feestdag)
Public holiday in Belgium
15.08.2024
Thursday
Assumption Day
(O.L.V. Hemelvaart)
Public holiday in Belgium
27.09.2024
Friday
French Community Holiday
(La fête de la communauté française)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
01.11.2024
Friday
All Saints' Day
Public holiday in Belgium
11.11.2024
Monday
Armistice Day
(Wapenstilstand)
Public holiday in Belgium
15.11.2024
Friday
Day of the German-speaking Community
(Feiertag der Deutschsprachigen Gemeinschaft)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
25.12.2024
Wednesday
Christmas
(Kerstmis)
Public holiday in Belgium

Public holidays 2025 in Belgium

DatePublic holiday
01.01.2025
Wednesday
New Year's Day
(Nieuwjaar)
Public holiday in Belgium
20.04.2025
Sunday
Easter Sunday
(Pasen)
Public holiday in Belgium
21.04.2025
Monday
Easter Monday
(Paasmaandag)
Public holiday in Belgium
01.05.2025
Thursday
Labour Day
(Dag van de Arbeid)
Public holiday in Belgium
29.05.2025
Thursday
Ascension Day
(O.L.H. Hemelvaart)
Public holiday in Belgium
08.06.2025
Sunday
Pentecost
(Pinksteren)
Public holiday in Belgium
09.06.2025
Monday
Whit Monday
(Pinkstermaandag)
Public holiday in Belgium
11.07.2025
Friday
Day of the Flemish Community
(Feestdag van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
21.07.2025
Monday
National Day
(Nationale feestdag)
Public holiday in Belgium
15.08.2025
Friday
Assumption Day
(O.L.V. Hemelvaart)
Public holiday in Belgium
27.09.2025
Saturday
French Community Holiday
(La fête de la communauté française)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
01.11.2025
Saturday
All Saints' Day
Public holiday in Belgium
11.11.2025
Tuesday
Armistice Day
(Wapenstilstand)
Public holiday in Belgium
15.11.2025
Saturday
Day of the German-speaking Community
(Feiertag der Deutschsprachigen Gemeinschaft)
Regional public holiday in Belgium
25.12.2025
Thursday
Christmas
(Kerstmis)
Public holiday in Belgium

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

How many public holidays are there in Belgium?

In Belgium, there are a total of 12 national holidays in 2023.In addition, there are 3 regional holidays that are only celebrated in certain regions.

Is today a public holiday in Belgium?

No, there is no public holiday in Belgium today. The next public holiday is on 09.04.2023: Easter Sunday