Important Dates

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From public holidays to the Port Anniversary and the Reeperbahn festival ─ here's the calendar with Hamburg's most important dates.​​​​​​

Important Dates - The Hamburg Calendar

Public holidays 2019

New Year's DayTue, 1 Jan
Good FridayFri, 19 Mar
Easter MondayMon, 22 Mar
Labour DayWed, 1 May
Ascension DayThu, 30 May
Whit MondayMon, 10 Jun
German Unity DayThu, 3 Oct
Reformation DayThu, 31 Oct
Christmas DayWed, 25 Dec
Boxing DayThu, 26 Dec
New Year's EveTue, 31 Dec

School holidays 2019

Half-year breakFri, 1 Feb
Spring holidaysMon, 4 Mar – Fri, 15 Mar
Ascension Day/Whitsunday
Mon, 13 May – Fri, 17 May
Bridging day (Labour Day)
Fri, 31 May
Summer holidaysThu, 27 Jun – Wed, 7 Aug
Autumn holidaysFri, 4 Oct – Fri, 18 Oct
Reformation DayThu, 31 Oct
Christmas holidaysFri,  20 Dec – Fri, 3 Jan

Events of interest 2018

Spring DOM
Fri, 22 Mar - Sun, 22 Apr
Street Festivals
May (various dates)
Port AnniversaryFri, 10 - Sun, 12 May
Harley DaysFri, 28 - Sun, 30 Jun
altonaleFri, 31 Jun - Sun, 16 Jul
SchlagermoveFri, 12 - Sat, 13 July
Summer DOM
Fri, 26 July - Sun, 25 Aug
Hamburg Pride & CSD
Sat, 3 - Sun, 4 Aug
DOCKVILLE
Fri, 16 - Sun, 18 Aug
Alstervergnügen Festival
- cancelled -
Reeperbahn Festival
Wed, 18 - Sat, 21 Sep
Winter DOM
Fri, 8 Nov - Sun, 8 Dec
Christmas Markets
End of Nov - 31 Dec

Important Dates