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Public Holidays in Bruges

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1 January: New Year's DayMarch/April: Easter1 May: Labour DayMay/June: Whit Sunday11 July: Flemish community's holiday21 July: National holiday15 August: Assumption of the Holy Virgin 27 September: French community's holiday1 November: All Saints' Day11 November: Armistice Day25 December: Christmas
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