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Public Holidays in Greece

Public Holidays in Greece

This is the holiday calendar for Greece. Some celebrations have a fix date others changes each year depending on the year.

- 1 January New Year's Day
- 6 January Theophany (Epiphany) Baptism of the Lord
- Clean Monday Beginning of Lent period
- 7 March Reunification of Dodecanese with Greece
- 25 March Annunciation of the Lord and Greek Independence Day
- Holy and Good Friday
- Greek Orthodox Easter
- Greek Orthodox Easter Monday
- 1 May Labour Day (Expect strikes!)
- Pentecost
- Whit Monday
- 15 August Dormition of the Mother of God
- 28 October OXI day, when Greece refused to surround to Mussolini
- 25 December Holy Christmas
- 26 December St. Stephan


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