Euroregion Elbe/Labe

School vacation and holidays

Public holidays

Saxony Czech Republic
01.01. New Year 01.01. New Year
02.04. Good Friday 02.04. Good Friday
05.04. Easter Monday 05.04. Easter Monday
01.05. Labour Day 01.05. Labour Day
    08.05. Victory Day
(over the German occupation 1945)
21.05. Ascension Day       
01.06. Whit Monday    
    05.07. Cyril and Method
(arrival of the Slavic apostles in Greater Moravia 862)
    06.07. Jan Hus Day
(burning at the stake in Konstanz 1415)
    28.09. Day of Czech Statehood
(anniversary of the death of St. Wenceslas in 929 or 935)
03.10. German Unification Day
(re-unification of Germany 1990)
   
    28.10. Independence Day (national holiday)
(foundation of the Czechoslovak Republic in 1918)
31.10. Reformation Day    
    17.11. Day of the fight for freedom and democracy
(demonstration in the National Road in 1989, decisive for the Velvet Revolution)
18.11. Day of penance and prayer (only in Saxony)    
    24.12. Christmas Eve
25.12. 1st Christmas Day 25.12. 1st Christmas Day
26.12. 2nd Christmas Day 26.12. 2nd Christmas Day

School vacation 2021

Saxony Czech Republic
21.12.2020 - 02.01. 23.12.2020 - 03.01.
01.02. - 07.02.  
02.04. - 10.04. differs by counties:
08. - 14.02. (Ústí)
01. - 07.03. (Litoměřice, Děčín)
08. - 14.03 (Teplice)
14.05.  
26.07. - 03.09. 01.06. - 31.08.
18.10. - 30.10. 27.10. - 29.10.
23.12. - 01.01.2022 23.12. - 02.01.2022