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Holidays & Observances in Belgium

Belgium is a Western European country. Located between France and the Netherlands, the culture of Belgium is highly influenced by both. French and Dutch are both considered national languages and are almost equally spoken across the country. Religious beliefs are diverse, but Roman Catholicism is the most popularly practiced. Holidays in Belgium are often publically celebrated with parades, markets, and events.


Upcoming Popular Holidays

Country Observances

Holiday Date Country Holiday Common Observance Observance Type Religion/Belief
National Day Belgium National Day Public
DST ends Daylight Saving Time Time Related
Armistice Day Veterans Day / Armistice Day / Remembrance Day Public
Christmas Eve Christmas Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Christmas Christmas Public
Christmas Christmas Public, Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Good Friday Good Friday Religious/Beliefs Christianity
Easter Easter Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed Christianity
Easter Monday Easter Monday Religious/Beliefs Christianity
Labour Day / May Day Labour Day Public, Popular & Widely Observed