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.
|Holiday Date||Country Holiday||Observance Type||Religion/Belief|
|Easter||Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed||Christianity|
|Labour Day / May Day||Public, Popular & Widely Observed|
|National Day Belgium||Public|
|Christmas Eve||Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed||Christianity|
|Christmas||Public, Religious/Beliefs, Popular & Widely Observed||Christianity|