Belgium has a total of 32 holidays in 2022. 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
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Epiphany
Thursday, January 6, 2022 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.
Valentine's Day
Monday, February 14, 2022 February 14 is Valentine's Day or Saint Valentine's Feast. The day of love owes its origins to ancient Roman and European Christian traditions.
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Belgium (Brussels)
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 27, 2022 Daylight Saving Time starts in Belgium
Good Friday
Friday, April 15, 2022 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 17, 2022 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 18, 2022 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Labor Day / May Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Iris Day
Sunday, May 8, 2022 Iris Day is a regional government holiday in Belgium
Ascension Day
Thursday, May 26, 2022 Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
Day after Ascension Day
Friday, May 27, 2022 Day after Ascension Day is a bank holiday in Belgium
Whit Sunday
Sunday, June 5, 2022 Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.
Whit Monday
Monday, June 6, 2022 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.
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Belgium (Brussels)
Day of the Flemish Community
Monday, July 11, 2022
Belgian National Day
Thursday, July 21, 2022 Belgian National Day is a national holiday in Belgium
Assumption of Mary
Monday, August 15, 2022 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.
Day of the Walloon Region
Sunday, September 18, 2022 Day of the Walloon Region is a regional government holiday in Belgium
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Belgium (Brussels)
Day of the French Community
Tuesday, September 27, 2022 Day of the French Community is a regional government holiday in Belgium
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, October 30, 2022 Daylight Saving Time ends in Belgium
Halloween
Monday, October 31, 2022 Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
All Saints' Day
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Armistice Day
Friday, November 11, 2022 Armistice Day is a national holiday in Belgium
Day of the German-speaking Community
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 Day of the German-speaking Community is a regional government holiday in Belgium
St. Nicholas Day
Tuesday, December 6, 2022 St. Nicholas Day is a observance in Belgium
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Belgium (Brussels)
Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 24, 2022 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Monday, December 26, 2022 Boxing Day is a bank holiday in Belgium
New Year's Eve
Saturday, December 31, 2022 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.