Useful Information Important Dates
From public holidays to the Port Anniversary and the Reeperbahn festival ─ here's the calendar with Hamburg's most important dates.
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Important Dates - The Hamburg Calendar
Public holidays 2023
|New Year's Day||Sun, 1 Jan|
| ||Sun, 26 Mar|
|Good Friday||Fri, 7 Apr|
|Easter Monday||Mon, 10 Apr|
|Labour Day||Mon, 1 May|
|Ascension Day||Thu, 18 May|
|Whit Monday||Mon, 29 May|
|Day of German Unity||Tue, 3 Oct|
| ||Sun, 31 Oct|
|Reformation Day||Sun, 31 Oct|
|Christmas Day||Mon, 25 Dec|
|Boxing Day||Tue, 26 Dec|
|New Year's Eve||Sun, 31 Dec|
School holidays 2023
|Half-year break||Fri, 27 Jan|
|Spring holidays||Mon, 6 Mar – Fri, 17 Mar|
|Whitsun holidays ||Mon, 15 May – Fri, 19 May|
|Summer holidays||Thu, 13 July – Wed, 23 Aug|
|Autumn holidays||Mon, 02 Oct + Mon, 16 Oct – Fri, 27 Oct|
|Christmas holidays||Fri, 22 Dec – Tue, 5 Jan (2024)|
Events of interest 2022
|Street Festivals||From May (various dates)|
|Port Anniversary||Sat, 8 - Sun, 9 May (digital)|
|Harley Days||Fri, 25 - Sun, 27 Jun|
|Schlagermove||Fri, 2 - Sat, 3 Jul|
|Summer DOM||Fri, 30 July - Sun, 29 Aug|
|DOCKVILLE||Fri, 13 - Sun, 15 Aug|
|Reeperbahn Festival||Wed, 22 - Sat, 25 Sep|
|Winter DOM||Fri, 5 Nov - Sun, 5 Dec|
|Christmas Markets||End of Nov - 31 Dec|
Visitors Plan Ahead
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