Greece has a total of 24 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Epiphany
Sunday, January 6, 2019 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.
The Three Holy Hierarchs
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 The Three Holy Hierarchs is a observance in Greece
Valentine's Day
Thursday, February 14, 2019 Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Clean Monday
Monday, March 11, 2019 Clean Monday is a de facto holiday in Greece
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in Greece (Athens)
25th of March (national holiday)
Monday, March 25, 2019 25th of March (national holiday) is a national holiday in Greece
Annunciation of the Lord
Monday, March 25, 2019 Annunciation of the Lord is a national holiday in Greece
Orthodox Good Friday
Friday, April 26, 2019 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world annually observe Good Friday to commemorate the events leading up to Jesus Christ's crucifixion.
Orthodox Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 28, 2019 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.
Orthodox Easter Monday
Monday, April 29, 2019 Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
Labor Day / May Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Orthodox Holy Spirit Sunday
Sunday, June 16, 2019 Orthodox Holy Spirit Sunday is a observance in Greece
Orthodox Holy Spirit Monday
Monday, June 17, 2019 Orthodox Holy Spirit Monday is a de facto holiday in Greece
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in Greece (Athens)
The Restoration of Democracy
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 The Restoration of Democracy is a observance in Greece
Dormition of the Holy Virgin
Thursday, August 15, 2019 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.
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in Greece (Athens)
The Ochi day
Monday, October 28, 2019 The Ochi day is a de facto holiday in Greece
Polytechneio
Sunday, November 17, 2019 Polytechneio is a observance in Greece
Armed Forces Day
Thursday, November 21, 2019 Armed Forces Day is a observance in Greece
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in Greece (Athens)
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Synaxis of the Mother of God
Thursday, December 26, 2019 Synaxis of the Mother of God is a de facto holiday in Greece