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Father's Day in Germany

Father’s Day is celebrated worldwide to recognize the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children. This day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting. Although it is celebrated on a variety of dates worldwide, many countries observe this day on the third Sunday in June.

Is Father's Day a Public Holiday?

Although Father's Day is not a public holiday, businesses and schools may be closed because it falls on the same date as Ascension Day in 2020.

Father's Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting.


About Father's Day

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Father's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015Do14. MaiFather's DayObservance
2016Do5. MaiFather's DayObservance
2017Do25. MaiFather's DayObservance
2018Do10. MaiFather's DayObservance
2019Do30. MaiFather's DayObservance
2020Do21. MaiFather's DayObservance
2021Do13. MaiFather's DayObservance
2022Do26. MaiFather's DayObservance
2023Do18. MaiFather's DayObservance
2024Do9. MaiFather's DayObservance
2025Do29. MaiFather's DayObservance

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