Noteworthy days in Germany in 2023

National and local holidays

Jan 1, 2023SundayNew Year's Day
Mar 8, 2023WednesdayInternational Women's Day
Apr 9, 2023SundayEaster Sunday
Apr 10, 2023MondayEaster Monday
May 1, 2023MondayMay Day
May 18, 2023ThursdayAscension Day
May 29, 2023MondayWhit Monday
Jun 8, 2023ThursdayCorpus Christi
Aug 8, 2023TuesdayPeace Festival in Augsburg
Aug 15, 2023TuesdayAssumption of Mary
Sep 20, 2023WednesdayGerman World Children's Day
Oct 3, 2023TuesdayDay of German Unity
Dec 25, 2023MondayChristmas Day
Dec 26, 2023TuesdayBoxing Day
Dec 31, 2023SundayNew Year's Eve

Other interesting days

Jan 6, 2023FridayEpiphany
Jan 22, 2023SundayFranco-German Day
Jan 27, 2023FridayRemembrance Day for the Victims of National Socialism
Jan 28, 2023SaturdayEuropean Privacy Day
Feb 10, 2023FridayChildren's Hospice Day
Feb 14, 2023TuesdayValentine's Day
Feb 16, 2023ThursdayHizir Fast
Feb 20, 2023MondayShrove Monday
Feb 21, 2023TuesdayCarnival / Shrove Tuesday
Mar 17, 2023FridaySt. Patrick's Day
Mar 18, 2023SaturdayAnniversary of the March Revolution
Mar 21, 2023TuesdayAlevitic New Year
Apr 2, 2023SundayPalm Sunday
Apr 6, 2023ThursdayFirst Day of Passover
Apr 7, 2023FridaySecond Day of Passover
Apr 11, 2023TuesdaySixth Day of Passover
Apr 12, 2023WednesdaySeventh Day of Passover
Apr 22, 2023SaturdayEid ul Fitr
Apr 23, 2023SundayGerman Beer Day
Apr 27, 2023ThursdayGirls' Day / Boys' Day
Apr 30, 2023SundayWalpurgis Night
May 5, 2023FridayEurope Day (Council of Europe)
May 8, 2023MondayAnniversary of the End of World War II
May 9, 2023TuesdayEurope Day (European Union)
May 14, 2023SundayMother's Day
May 23, 2023TuesdayConstitution Day
May 26, 2023FridayFirst Day of Shavuot
May 27, 2023SaturdaySecond Day of Shavuot
May 28, 2023SundayWhit Sunday
Jun 1, 2023ThursdayInternational Childrens' Day
Jun 3, 2023SaturdayEuropean Bicycle Day
Jun 6, 2023TuesdayVisually Impaired People Day
Jun 17, 2023SaturdayRemembrance of the Victims of SED Injustice
Jun 18, 2023SundayCar-free Sunday
Jun 24, 2023SaturdayArchitecture Day
Jun 29, 2023ThursdayEid ul Adha
Jul 28, 2023FridayAshura (Tentative Date)
Sep 1, 2023FridayAnti War Day
Sep 9, 2023SaturdayGerman Language Day
Sep 10, 2023SundayEuropean Heritage Days
Sep 16, 2023SaturdayRosh Hashana
Sep 17, 2023SundaySecond Day of Rosh Hashana
Sep 25, 2023MondayYom Kippur
Sep 30, 2023SaturdayFirst day of Sukkot
Oct 1, 2023SundaySecond Day of Sukkot
Oct 5, 2023ThursdaySixth Day of Sukkot
Oct 6, 2023FridaySeventh Day of Sukkot
Oct 7, 2023SaturdayShemini Atzeret
Oct 8, 2023SundayGrandparents' Day
Oct 24, 2023TuesdayDay of the Libraries
Oct 30, 2023MondayWorld Thrift Day
Oct 31, 2023TuesdayHalloween
Nov 1, 2023WednesdayAll Saints' Day
Nov 9, 2023ThursdayFall of the Berlin Wall
Nov 11, 2023SaturdaySt. Martin's Day
Dec 3, 2023SundayFirst Advent Sunday
Dec 6, 2023WednesdaySaint Nicholas Day
Dec 8, 2023FridayFeast of the Immaculate Conception
Dec 10, 2023SundaySecond Advent Sunday
Dec 17, 2023SundayThird Advent Sunday
Dec 19, 2023TuesdayRemembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by Genocide