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Belgium - bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070

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Full calendar of public and bank holidays of the world (and banks closures), from 1970 until 2070 for Belgium



Internet extension: .be - Telephone code: 32 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: +1 (DST: yes)
Currency: Euro (EUR) ... Convert here!
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

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German (90 million speakers in 5 countries), Flemish (5 million speakers), French (150 million speakers in 30 countries) ...
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New Year's Day**Sunday January 1, 2017Secular holiday 
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EpiphanyFriday January 6, 2017cards/flowers 
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Christmas holiday - Kerstvakantie (end)**Sunday January 8, 2017School holidays 
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Carnival - Krokusvakantie (beginning)Thursday February 9, 2017School holidays 
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Binche Carnival*Saturday February 11, 2017Events, celebrations... 
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Valentine's Day*Tuesday February 14, 2017cards/flowers 
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Carnival - Krokusvakantie (end)Sunday February 19, 2017School holidays 
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Foire du Livre de Bruxelles*Wednesday February 22, 2017Events, celebrations... 
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New Year's Day -
Monday January 1, 2018

Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday


Epiphany -
Sunday January 6, 2019

cards/flowers :


Christmas holiday - Kerstvakantie (end) -
Monday January 8, 2018

School holidays : Www.enseignement.be
calendar issued by the Ministry of Education
With numerous levels of national and local bureaucracy, the school system can seem difficult to understand. However, as Belgium is the capital of the EU, the education system is well developed to serve international and working families (state schools, subsidised or free private schools, bilingual schools, method schools and private and international schools)
Instruction is dispensed in either Flemish, French, German or English
PISA ranking (average 493): 502
number of instructional hours per year in lower secondary education: 650
Number of teaching days: 185 (FR), 180 (DE), 185 (NL)
School may open on Saturday morning
No uniform required
confirmed till July 2018


Carnival - Krokusvakantie (beginning) -
Friday February 9, 2018

School holidays :


Binche Carnival -
Sunday February 11, 2018

Culture : Drums, dances, masks. - Festivities last 2 days. http://www.carnavaldebinche.be/home-nl.html 2018 edition confirmed


Valentine's Day -
Wednesday February 14, 2018

cards/flowers : Introduced by Pope Gelasus in 498, perhaps in response to a local Roman tradition of lovers writing their names on an urn in February


Carnival - Krokusvakantie (end) -
Monday February 19, 2018

School holidays :


Foire du Livre de Bruxelles -
Thursday February 22, 2018

Culture : Lasts 5 days - http://www.foiredulivredebruxelles.be/ 2018 edition confirmed