Italy has a total of 24 holidays in 2021. 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
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day is celebrated in Italy on January 1 each year.
Wednesday, January 6, 2021 Epiphany is a national holiday in Italy celebrated annually on January 6.
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Italy (Rome)
Good Friday
Friday, April 2, 2021 Good Friday is part of the Holy Week of Easter. The Pope leads a large procession, the Way of the Cross, in Rome.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 4, 2021 Easter Day is a public holiday that is celebrated widely throughout Italy each year.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 5, 2021 Easter Monday is a public holiday in Italy that is celebrated annually on the day after Easter Day.
Liberation Day
Sunday, April 25, 2021 Celebrated on April 25 each year, Italy’s Liberation Day commemorates when the Allied troops liberated the country from the Nazi occupation during World War II.
The Feast of St Mark (Venice)
Sunday, April 25, 2021 The Italian city of Venice has its own local public holiday, St Mark’s Day (Festa di San Marco) on April 25 each year.
Labor Day / May Day
Saturday, May 1, 2021 Labor Day is a national holiday annually held in Italy on May 1.
Republic Day
Wednesday, June 2, 2021 Italy’s Republic Day is an annual public holiday on June 2 to commemorates the date Italians voted for their country end the monarchy and become a republic.
June Solstice
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Italy (Rome)
The Feast of St. John (Florence, Genoa, Turin)
Thursday, June 24, 2021 Florence, Turin and Genoa, in Italy, celebrate their own local holiday, the Feast of St John (Festa di San Giovanni) on June 24 each year.
The Feast of St. Peter and St. Paul (Rome)
Tuesday, June 29, 2021 Rome, in Italy, celebrates its own local holiday, the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul on June 29 each year.
Assumption of Mary
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption Day, also known as the Feast of the Assumption, is an annual public holiday in Italy on August 15.
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Ferragosto is a observance in Italy
The Feast of Saint Januarius (Naples)
Sunday, September 19, 2021 Naples, in Italy, celebrates its own local holiday, the Feast of Saint Januarius on September 19 each year.
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Italy (Rome)
All Saints' Day
Monday, November 1, 2021 In Italy All Saints’ Day is a national public holiday celebrated on November 1 to commemorate the Catholic saints.
The Feast of St. Ambrose (Milan)
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 The Feast of Saint Ambrose is a day off for most people in Milan, one of Italy’s largest cities, on December 7 every year.
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Immaculate Conception Day is a nationwide holiday in Italy on December 8 that celebrates the belief that Jesus’ mother Mary is “free of sin”.
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Italy (Rome)
Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day is a public holiday in Italy on December 25 to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
St. Stephen's Day
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St Stephen’s Day is a public holiday in Italy on December 26.
New Year's Eve
Friday, December 31, 2021 Many Italians celebrate New Year’s Eve on December 31 to farewell the old year and prepare for the New Year.