Austria has a total of 36 holidays in 2019. 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.
Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.
|Saint Joseph's Day
|Daylight Saving Time starts
Palm Sunday is a Christian feast that commemorates Jesus Christ’s entry into Jerusalem. It is also the start of Holy Week.
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
|Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Saint Florian's Day
Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
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.
Corpus Christi is a Christian feast in honor of the Holy Eucharist.
|Assumption of Mary
The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.
|European Heritage Days
|Saint Rupert's Day
Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement) is an important Jewish holiday that centers on the themes of atonement and repentance.
National Day on October 26 is a public holiday in Austria.
|Daylight Saving Time ends
|All Saints' Day
Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
|All Souls' Day
All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
|Saint Martin's Day
|Saint Leopold's Day
|First Advent Sunday
The first Sunday of Advent marks the beginning of the Christian year.
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|St. Stephen's Day
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.