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Public Holidays of France

France holidays

  • January 1 New Year's Day (Jour de l'an)
  • varies - Good Friday (Easter Sunday - 2 days)
  • varies - Easter (usually in April)
  • varies - Easter Monday (Easter Sunday + 1 day)
  • May 1 Labor Day (Fete du premier mai)
  • May 8 WWII Victory Day (Fete de la Victoire)
  • varies - Ascension Day (usually in May)
  • varies - Pentecost (usually mid-May)
  • varies - Whit Monday (usually mid-May)
  • July 14 Bastille Day (Fete de la Federation)
  • August 15 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
  • November 1 All Saints Day (La Toussaint)
  • November 11 Armistice Day (Jour d'armistice)
  • December 25 Christmas Day (Noel)
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