Czech Republic has a total of 32 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.
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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Monday||January 1||National holiday|
|Restoration of the Czech Independence Day
||Monday||January 1||National holiday|
Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
|St. Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|International Women's Day
Palm Sunday is a Christian feast that commemorates Jesus Christ’s entry into Jerusalem. It is also the start of Holy Week.
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
|Friday||March 30||National holiday|
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
|Monday||April 2||National holiday|
|Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Tuesday||May 1||National holiday|
|Victory in Europe Day
||Tuesday||May 8||National holiday|
Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.
Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday that falls on the day after Pentecost, which is also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday.
Trinity Sunday is the first Sunday after Pentecost.
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
|Saints Cyril and Methodius
||Thursday||July 5||National holiday|
|Jan Hus Day
||Friday||July 6||National holiday|
|St. Wenceslas Day
||Friday||September 28||National holiday|
|Independent Czechoslovak State Day
||Sunday||October 28||National holiday|
|Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day
||Saturday||November 17||National holiday|
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Monday||December 24||National holiday|
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday||December 25||National holiday|
|St. Stephen's Day
||Wednesday||December 26||National holiday|