Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Belgium for 2019 ready to be integrated into your application.

Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a sovereign state located in Western Europe. Originally, this area was referred to part of the Low Countries, and was a prosperous center of commerce and culture throughout the Middle Ages until the 17th century. From the 16th-19th centuries, many battles were fought between differing European powers, giving Belgium the nickname the “Battlefield of Europe.” Following the Belgian Revolution, on October 4, 1830, Belgium seceded from the Netherlands and was established as a country.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Tuesday New Year's Day
January 6th Sunday Epiphany
February 14th Thursday Valentine's Day
March 5th Tuesday Shrove Tuesday
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
April 19th Friday Good Friday
April 21st Sunday Easter
April 22nd Monday Easter Monday
May 1st Wednesday Labor Day
May 12th Sunday Mother's Day
May 30th Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
June 9th Sunday Pentecost
June 9th Sunday Father's Day
June 10th Monday Pentecost Monday
June 21st Friday June Solstice
July 11th Thursday Day of the Flemish Community
July 21st Sunday Belgian National Day
August 15th Thursday Assumption of Mary
September 15th Sunday Day of the Walloon Region
September 23rd Monday September Equinox
September 27th Friday French Community Holiday
October 31st Thursday Halloween
November 1st Friday All Saints' Day
November 2nd Saturday All Souls' Day
November 11th Monday Armistice Day
November 15th Friday Day of the German-speaking Community
November 15th Friday King's Feast
December 6th Friday Saint Nicholas' Day
December 22nd Sunday December Solstice
December 24th Tuesday Christmas Eve
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 31st Tuesday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="BE" -d year="2019" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"