Public Holidays in Denmark in 2018

Denmark Upcoming Holidays in Denmark

Christmas Eve Day
Christmas Eve

24 December 2018 This National holiday is in 38 days. Danes celebrate three days of Christmas, starting early on December 24th in the evening.

Christmas Day
Christmas Day

25 December 2018 This National holiday is in 39 days. The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus, the date which according to tradition took pl...

Second Day of Christmas
Boxing Day

26 December 2018 This National holiday is in 40 days. The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was...

Denmark List of national public holidays of Denmark in 2018

Day Date Holiday Comments
Monday January 01 New Year's Day Nytårsdag
Thursday March 29 Maundy Thursday Skærtorsdag. Thursday before Easter Sunday
Friday March 30 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday April 02 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
Friday April 27 General Prayer Day The 4th Friday after Easter
Tuesday May 01 May Day A holiday for certain sectors of the workforce
Thursday May 10 Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
Friday May 11 Bank Holiday Banks are closed
Sunday May 13 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Monday May 21 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
Tuesday June 05 Constitution Day Government and Banks. Optional in Private sector
Tuesday June 05 Father's Day Celebrated on Constitution Day
Monday December 24 Christmas Eve Day Juleaftensdag
Tuesday December 25 Christmas Day First Day of Christmas
Wednesday December 26 Second Day of Christmas Celebrated on 26th December
Monday December 31 New Year's Eve Banks are closed


National Holiday Not a Public Holiday Government/Public Sector

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