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Belgium

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.

 

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Country Observances

Common Observance Country Holiday Observance Type Holiday Date
Christmas Christmas Eve Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Christmas Christmas National, Federal, Bank, Public
Christmas Christmas National, Federal, Bank, Public
Daylight Saving Time DST starts Time Related
Good Friday Good Friday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Easter Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
Easter Monday Easter Monday Spiritual, Religious, Beliefs
National Day National Day Belgium National, Federal, Bank, Public
Daylight Saving Time DST ends Time Related
Veterans Day / Armistice Day / Remembrance Day Armistice Day National, Federal, Bank, Public