Publicholidays
  • 1st  of January – Restoration Day of the Independent Czech State, New Year´s Day
  • variable date: Easter Monday – Easter is celebrated for two days (Sunday and Monday)
  • 1st of May – Labour Day
  • 8th of May – Liberation Day - 1945, the end of World War II
  • 5th of July – Saints Cyril and Methodius Day. St. Cyril (Constantine) and Metoděj (Methodius) came to Great Moravia to spread Christian faith and literacy.
  • 6th of July – Jan Hus Day, the religious reformer Jan Hus was burned in 1415.
  • 28th of September – St. Wenceslas Day (Czech Statehood Day), St. Wenceslas, Duke of Bohemia, now patron of the Czech State, was murdered by his brother in 935. .
  • 28th of October – Independent Czechoslovak State Day, Creation of Czechoslovakia in 1918.
  • 17th of November – Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day, reminds the student demonstration against Nazi occupation in 1939, and the demonstration in 1989, which started the Velvet Revolution.
  • 24th of December – Christmas Eve
  • 25th of December – Christmas Day
  • 26th of December – St. Stephen's Day
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