National holidays in Austria

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On national holidays in Austria all shops, banks and public services are closed, restaurants are usually open.

  • 1 January – New Year's Day
  • 6 January – Epiphany
  • Easter Monday*
  • 1 May – Labor Day
  • Ascension Day* – (Christi Himmelfahrt) 39 days after Easter Sunday
  • Whit Sunday* – (Pfingsten) Pentecost Descent of the Holy Ghost upon the Apostles, 49 days after the Resurrection of Christ
  • Corpus Christi* – First Holy Eucharist Last Supper. Thursday after Trinity Sunday (60 days after Easter Sunday)
  • 15 August – Assumption of Mary
  • 26 October – Austrian National Day (day of the Declaration of Neutrality)
  • 1 November – All Saints' Day
  • 8 December – Feast of the Immaculate Conception, retail stores are allowed to open for Christmas shopping
  • 25 December – Christmas Day
  • 26 December – St. Stephen's Day

An asterisk (*) denotes a movable holiday.

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