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

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Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Epiphany
Monday, January 6, 2020 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
Thursday, January 30, 2020 The Three Holy Hierarchs is a observance in Greece
Valentine's Day
Friday, February 14, 2020 Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Clean Monday
Monday, March 2, 2020 Clean Monday is a de facto holiday in Greece
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Greece (Athens)
25th of March (national holiday)
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 25th of March (national holiday) is a national holiday in Greece
Annunciation of the Lord
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Annunciation of the Lord is a national holiday in Greece
Orthodox Good Friday
Friday, April 17, 2020 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 19, 2020 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 20, 2020 Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
Labor Day / May Day
Friday, May 1, 2020 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Orthodox Holy Spirit Sunday
Sunday, June 7, 2020 Orthodox Holy Spirit Sunday is a observance in Greece
Orthodox Holy Spirit Monday
Monday, June 8, 2020 Orthodox Holy Spirit Monday is a de facto holiday in Greece
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Greece (Athens)
The Restoration of Democracy
Friday, July 24, 2020 The Restoration of Democracy is a observance in Greece
Dormition of the Holy Virgin
Saturday, August 15, 2020 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
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Greece (Athens)
The Ochi day
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 The Ochi day is a de facto holiday in Greece
Polytechneio
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Polytechneio is a observance in Greece
Armed Forces Day
Saturday, November 21, 2020 Armed Forces Day is a observance in Greece
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Greece (Athens)
Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Synaxis of the Mother of God
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Synaxis of the Mother of God is a de facto holiday in Greece