Austria: Public Holidays

Austria Public Holidays

As a traditionally religious country, with 78% of the country considered Roman Catholic, it is unsurprising that 10 of Austria’s 13 public holidays are centred around their religious festivals:

2009

1 Jan New Year's Day.
6 Jan Epiphany.
10-13 Apr Easter.
1 May National Holiday.
21 May Ascension Day.
1 June Whit Monday.
11 Jun Corpus Christi.
15 Aug Assumption.
26 Oct National Day.
1 Nov All Saints' Day.
8 Dec Immaculate Conception.
25-26 Dec Christmas.

2010

1 Jan New Year's Day.
6 Jan Epiphany.
2-5 Apr Easter.
1 May National Holiday.
13 May Ascension Day.
24 May Whit Monday.
3 Jun Corpus Christi.
15 Aug Assumption.
26 Oct National Day.
1 Nov All Saints' Day.
8 Dec Immaculate Conception.
25-26 Dec Christmas.