Holidays and Observances in France for 2023
What are the main holidays in France? As with most countries, national holidays in France generally mark religious, quasi-religious or patriotic occasions. Below is a listing of all French public holidays. Add these French holidays to a calendar using our calendar maker. Click on any holiday below for more details and dates for the next 10 years.
2023 FRANCE HOLIDAYS
Please refer to service-public.fr description of national days and observances publication for more more information.
|Date||Day||Holiday Name||Holiday Type|
|Jan 1||Sunday||New Years Day||National|
|Apr 9||Sunday||Easter Sunday||Observance|
|Apr 10||Monday||Easter Monday||National|
|May 1||Monday||Labour Day||National|
|May 8||Monday||Victory Day||National|
|May 28||Sunday||Whit Sunday||Observance|
|May 29||Monday||Whit Monday||National|
|Jun 4||Sunday||Mothers Day||Observance|
|Jun 18||Sunday||Fathers Day||Observance|
|Jul 14||Friday||Bastille Day||National|
|Aug 15||Tuesday||Assumption of Mary||National|
|Nov 1||Wednesday||All Saints Day||National|
|Nov 11||Saturday||Armistice Day||National|
|Dec 24||Sunday||Christmas Eve||Observance|
|Dec 25||Monday||Christmas Day||National|
|Dec 31||Sunday||New Years Eve||Observance|
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