Years: 2023 2024 2025

Belgium Public Holidays List 2023

Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Belgium year 2023
101 Jan, SundayNew Year's DayNational holiday
206 Jan, FridayEpiphanyObservance
314 Feb, TuesdayValentine's DayObservance
420 Mar, MondayMarch EquinoxSeason
526 Mar, SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
607 Apr, FridayGood FridayObservance
709 Apr, SundayEaster SundayNational holiday
810 Apr, MondayEaster MondayNational holiday
901 May, MondayLabor Day / May DayNational holiday
1008 May, MondayIris DayLocal holiday , Brussels
1118 May, ThursdayAscension DayNational holiday
1219 May, FridayDay after Ascension DayObservance
1328 May, SundayWhit SundayNational holiday
1429 May, MondayWhit MondayNational holiday
1521 Jun, WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
1611 Jul, TuesdayDay of the Flemish CommunityLocal holiday , Antwerp
1721 Jul, FridayBelgian National DayNational holiday
1815 Aug, TuesdayAssumption of MaryNational holiday
1917 Sep, SundayDay of the Walloon RegionLocal holiday , Namur
2023 Sep, SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
2127 Sep, WednesdayDay of the French CommunityLocal holiday , Walloon Brabant
2229 Oct, SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
2331 Oct, TuesdayHalloweenObservance
2401 Nov, WednesdayAll Saints' DayNational holiday
2511 Nov, SaturdayArmistice DayNational holiday
2615 Nov, WednesdayDay of the German-speaking CommunityLocal holiday , Liège
2706 Dec, WednesdaySt. Nicholas DayObservance
2822 Dec, FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
2924 Dec, SundayChristmas EveObservance
3025 Dec, MondayChristmas DayNational holiday
3126 Dec, TuesdayBoxing DayObservance
3231 Dec, SundayNew Year's EveObservance

New Year's Day (01 Jan) : New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.

Epiphany (06 Jan) : Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.

Valentine's Day (14 Feb) : Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.

March Equinox (20 Mar) : March Equinox in Belgium (Brussels)

Daylight Saving Time starts (26 Mar) : Daylight Saving Time starts in Belgium

Good Friday (07 Apr) : Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.

Easter Sunday (09 Apr) : Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.

Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.

Labor Day / May Day (01 May) : Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.

Iris Day (08 May) : Iris Day is a regional government holiday in Belgium

Ascension Day (18 May) : Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.

Day after Ascension Day (19 May) : Day after Ascension Day is a bank holiday in Belgium

Whit Sunday (28 May) : Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.

Whit Monday (29 May) : Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday that falls on the day after Pentecost, which is also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday.

June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in Belgium (Brussels)

Day of the Flemish Community (11 Jul) :

Belgian National Day (21 Jul) : Belgian National Day is a national holiday in Belgium

Assumption of Mary (15 Aug) : The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.

Day of the Walloon Region (17 Sep) : Day of the Walloon Region is a regional government holiday in Belgium

September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in Belgium (Brussels)

Day of the French Community (27 Sep) : Day of the French Community is a regional government holiday in Belgium

Daylight Saving Time ends (29 Oct) : Daylight Saving Time ends in Belgium

Halloween (31 Oct) : Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.

All Saints' Day (01 Nov) : Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.

Armistice Day (11 Nov) : Armistice Day is a national holiday in Belgium

Day of the German-speaking Community (15 Nov) : Day of the German-speaking Community is a regional government holiday in Belgium

St. Nicholas Day (06 Dec) : St. Nicholas Day is a observance in Belgium

December Solstice (22 Dec) : December Solstice in Belgium (Brussels)

Christmas Eve (24 Dec) : Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.

Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.

Boxing Day (26 Dec) : Boxing Day is a bank holiday in Belgium

New Year's Eve (31 Dec) : New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.