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
- New Year's Day and St. Vasileios Day
- Greek Independence Day (Ottoman Empire 1820's)
- Festival of Flowers Protomayia and Labor Day
- Greek Oxi (Όχι) Day
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).