Official Public Holidays in Baden-Württemberg in 2019:

 

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 19, Good Friday (Karfreitag)

April 21, Easter Sunday (Ostersonntag)

April 22, Easter Monday (Ostermontag)

May 1,  Labor Day (Maifeiertag)

May 30, Ascension Day (Christi Himmelfahrt);

June 10, Whit Sunday (Pentecost) (Pfingstsonntag)

June 11, Whit Monday (Pentecost) (Pfingstmontag)

June 20, 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 2018/2019

Weihnachten (Christmas):  20.12.2018 - 05.01.2019

Fasnacht (Carnival):  02.03. - 09.03.2019

Ostern (Easter):  13.04. - 27.04.2019

Brückentag (extra day off):  31.05.2019

Pfingsten (Pentecost):  08.06. - 22.06.2019

Summer:  27.07. -  10.09. 2019

Brückentag (extra day off):  04.10.2019

Herbstferien (Fall Holidays):  26.10. - 02.11.2019

Weihnachten (Christmas):  21.12.2019 - 07.01.2020