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Major Greek Holidays


Major holidays celebrated in Greece include New Year's Day, Independence Day, the Festival of the Flowers (Protomayia / Πρωτομαγιά) and Labor Day together, Oxi (Όχι) Day, and Christmas.

Official Holidays in Greece

Greek Orthodox Holy Feast Days

The Greek Orthodox holy feast days include the Twelve Great Feasts, Clean Monday, Palm Sunday, Good Friday, and Greek Orthodox Easter (Pascha / Πάσχα).