Holiday and Father’s Day: time to celebrate our fathers!

Tomorrow, May 18, Germany is in for a special day: it’s a public holiday. On this day, most stores will be closed and public transport will operate according to the Sunday timetable. But that’s not the only reason to rejoice on this day – it’s also Father’s Day!

Father’s Day is an opportunity to celebrate our fathers and thank them for their love, care and support. On this day, we show our appreciation and affection, whether through small gestures such as gifts, flowers or joint activities. It’s a way to show our fathers how important they are to us and how much we appreciate them.

Traditionally, many people spend Father’s Day spending time with their fathers. Trips are taken, hikes are made or joint activities are planned. Some fathers’ groups also organize special events or outings to enjoy this day together.

It is important to note that Father’s Day is also controversial. Some criticize it as a commercialized event and see it as just another opportunity for retailers to make money. Others, however, see the day as a valuable opportunity to recognize and appreciate the importance of fathers’ roles in our society.

Regardless of the different viewpoints, Father’s Day is a chance to honor our fathers and show them how much we appreciate them. It is a day of gratitude and togetherness as we celebrate the important men in our lives.

With this in mind, we wish all fathers a wonderful Father’s Day! Enjoy this special day with your loved ones and let yourself be celebrated properly.