There are 11 official public holidays in France.

Public Holidays in France

1 January

New Year's

Nouvel an / Jour de l'an / Premier de l'an

 

Good Friday

Vendredi saint

 

Easter Monday

Lundi de Pâques

Monday after Easter Sunday (one day after Easter Sunday)

1 May

May Day/Labour

Fête du Travail / Fête des Travailleurs

8 May

Victory in Europe

Fête de la Victoire

 

Ascension Day

Ascension

 

Whit Monday

Lundi de Pentecôte

 

4 July

Bastille Day

Fête nationale

 

 

5 August

Assumption of Mary to Heaven

Assomption

 

 

1 November

All Saints' Day

Toussaint

 

 

11 November

Armistice Day

Armistice de 1918

 

 

25 December

Christmas Day

Noël

 

 

26 December

St. Stephen's Day

Saint-Étienne