Austria public holidays and celebrations are associated with its ancient custom and festivals, which are celebrated all year round in Austria. These Austria Public Holidays festivals and celebrations start at the start of the New Year and end with New Year Eve Celebrations. People eagerly wait for these festivals and carnivals at the start of the year, Easter holiday, Midsummer Solstice Celebrations, Autumn Harvest Festivals and Christmas holiday to plan their holidays in Austria.
If you are planning your vacation in Austria around these festivals season, then you must book your tickets in advance for some event or shows. Schubertiade Festival is the most famous Schubert music festival in the world and is dedicated to the music of Franz Schubert. The celebrations of this festival take place every year in Hohenems in April and October.
Another most famous event in Austria is Salzburg Festival. People book their holidays in advance for this Austrian traditional festival celebration. Salzburg Festspiele held in the Baroque city of Salzburg in July to September. This festival celebration includes musical and dramatic both performances, which are dedicated to the life of Wolfgang Mozart, born in Salzburg.
Austria public holidays 2018, includes New Year Day, Epiphany, Easter Monday, Labour Day, Ascension Day, Whit Monday, Corpus Christi Day, Assumption Day of Mary, 24 September Saint Rupert Day, 26 October Austrian National Holiday (Day of the Declaration of Neutrality), All Saints Day, Feast of the Immaculate Conception,24 December Christmas Eve,25 December Christmas Day, St Stephen’s Day and New Year Eve.
Austria Public Holiday in 2018, Saint Rupert 24 September 2018 is Regional Holiday. Saint Rupert (Heiliger Rupert) founded Salzburg (Salt Castle) in the early eighth century. Austria National Holiday 2018, This Austrian National Day is celebrated on October 26. It is Austria public holiday all offices, banks, schools and business close this day to commemorates the Declaration of Neutrality.
Public Holidays Austria 2018 and 2019 are the same. However, some of these dates might be different because of Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent, a period of 40 days before Easter Sunday. It can occur as early as February 4 or as late as March 10. Austria Public Holiday for Easter 2019 are Good Friday-April 19, Holy Saturday-April 20, Easter Sunday-April 21 and Easter Monday-April 22.
Austria National holidays 2019 and 2018 are the same as well too. Now Austria holidays and traditions 2019 are the focus of attention for tourists.