Official Public Holidays in Baden-Württemberg in 2020:

 

On these days, just about everything is closed, so plan accordingly.

Remember that public holidays vary from state to state within Germany.

 

January 1, New Years (Neujahrstag)

January 6, Epiphany (Heilige Drei Könige)

April 10, Good Friday (Karfreitag)

April 12, Easter Sunday (Ostersonntag)

April 13, Easter Monday (Ostermontag)

May 1,  Labor Day (Maifeiertag)

May 21, Ascension Day (Christi Himmelfahrt);

May 31, Whit Sunday (Pentecost) (Pfingstsonntag)

June 1, Whit Monday (Pentecost) (Pfingstmontag)

June 11, Corpus Christi Day (Fronleichnam)

October 3,  Day of German Unity (Tag der Deutschen Einheit)

November 1, All Saints Day (Allerheiligen)

December 25, Christmas Day (1. Weihnachtstag)

December 26, Boxing Day (2. Weihnachtstag)


School Holidays in Karlsruhe for 2019/2020

Weihnachten (Christmas):  21.12.2019 - 07.01.2020

Fasnacht (Carnival):  22.02. - 29.02.2020

Ostern (Easter):  04.04. - 18.04.2020

Brückentag (extra day off):  22.05.2020

Pfingsten (Pentecost):  30.05. - 13.06.2020

Summer:  30.07. -  12.09. 2020

Herbstferien (Fall Holidays):  24.10. - 31.10.2020

Weihnachten (Christmas):  23.12.2020 - 09.01.2021