Fall holiday (beginning) -
Saturday October 1, 2016
School holidays (please double check) : http://www.sachsen-macht-schule.de/smkmeld/ftermine.html
National Day -
Tuesday October 3, 2017
Secular holiday : Tag der Einheit (Day of Unity)
Fall holiday (end) -
Tuesday October 18, 2016
School holidays (please double check) :
Dresden Marathon -
Sunday October 23, 2016
Sports events : Http://www.dresden-marathon.de/ 2016 edition confirmed
Reformation Day -
Monday October 31, 2016
Protestant : Commemorates the start of the Protestant Reformation in 1517 with the posting of Martin Luther's 95 theses. Brandenburg, Mecklenberg-Vorpommen, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thüringen only, that is: the former East Germany.
Repentance Day -
Wednesday November 16, 2016
Secular holiday : A day of prayer to God against poor harvest.
Was abolished as a nationwide holiday in 1994.
Only remains observed in Saxony.