Czech Republic has a total of 32 holidays in 2020. 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.
|Wednesday, January 1, 2020|
|Restoration of the Czech Independence Day
||Wednesday, January 1, 2020|
|St. Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|Friday, February 14, 2020|
|Carnival / Ash Wednesday
Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
|Wednesday, February 26, 2020|
|International Women's Day
||Sunday, March 8, 2020|
||Friday, March 20, 2020|
Palm Sunday is a Christian feast that commemorates Jesus Christ’s entry into Jerusalem. It is also the start of Holy Week.
|Sunday, April 5, 2020|
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
|Thursday, April 9, 2020|
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
|Friday, April 10, 2020|
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
|Saturday, April 11, 2020|
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
|Sunday, April 12, 2020|
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
|Monday, April 13, 2020|
|Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Friday, May 1, 2020|
|Victory in Europe Day
||Friday, May 8, 2020|
Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
|Sunday, May 10, 2020|
Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
|Thursday, May 21, 2020|
Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.
|Sunday, May 31, 2020|
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.
|Monday, June 1, 2020|
||Monday, June 1, 2020|
Trinity Sunday is the first Sunday after Pentecost.
|Sunday, June 7, 2020|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020|
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
|Sunday, June 21, 2020|
|Saints Cyril and Methodius
||Sunday, July 5, 2020|
|Jan Hus Day
||Monday, July 6, 2020|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020|
|St. Wenceslas Day
||Monday, September 28, 2020|
|Independent Czechoslovak State Day
||Wednesday, October 28, 2020|
|Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day
||Tuesday, November 17, 2020|
||Monday, December 21, 2020|
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Thursday, December 24, 2020|
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Friday, December 25, 2020|
|St. Stephen's Day
||Saturday, December 26, 2020|