Holiday Schedule 2020

1 January ::   New Year's Day   de/lb
     6 January ::   Orthodox Christmas   lb
9 February ::   St. Maroun Day   lb
8 March ::   International Women's Day   (only observed in Berlin)
25 March ::   Annunciation Day   lb 
10 April
::   Good Friday   de/lb
12 April
::   Easter Sunday  de/lb  
13 April ::   Easter Monday  de/lb 
17 April ::   Good Friday (orthodox)  lb
19 April ::   Easter Sunday (orthodox)  lb 
20 April ::   Easter Monday (orthodox)  lb 
1 May ::   Labor Day   de/lb
3 May ::   Martyr's Day   lb
8 May ::   75th anniversary of the liberation from the Nazi regime   (only observed in Berlin)
21 May ::   Ascension Day   de 
24 + 25 May
::   Eid Al-Fitr (Feast of Ramadan)*   lb 
10 May ::   Resistance and Liberation Day   lb 
31 May
::   Whit Sunday   de 
1 June
::   Whit Monday   de 
31 July + 1 August
::   Feast of Al-Adha *   lb
15 August ::   Assumption Day   lb  
20 August
::   Muslim New Year *   lb
29 August
::   Ashura Day *   lb 
3 October ::   Day of German Unity   de
29 October
::   Prophet Mohammed's Birthday *  lb
22 November ::   Independence Day  lb 
25 December ::   Christmas Day   de/lb  
26 December ::   Second Christmas Day   de 

 


de: German Holidays

lb: Lebanese Holidays

These holidays are governed by the lunar calendar; Exact dates shall be confirmed at a later date and are subject to change.