There are 11 officially recognized Public Holidays in Denmark. Public Holiday is usually a non-working day during the current year and it is generally established by law.
These holidays are days of celebration, like the anniversary of a significant historical event (National Holiday), or can be a religious celebration of some kind (Religious Holiday). Also, they can be celebrated locally in some regions of the country (Regional Holiday).
Public Holidays in Denmark for 2019
|Public Holiday||Native Name||Date||Type|
|New Year's Day||Nytårsdag||01. Jan. 2019||🏛 National Holiday|
|Maundy Thursday||Skærtorsdag||18. Apr. 2019||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Good Friday||God fredag||19. Apr. 2019||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Easter Monday||påske mandag||22. Apr. 2019||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Prayer Day||Store Bededag||17. May. 2019||🏛 National Holiday|
|Ascension Day||Himmelfartsdag||30. May. 2019||✝ Religious Holiday|
|National Holiday||Grundlovsdag||05. Jun. 2019||🏛 National Holiday|
|Whit Monday||Pinsedag||10. Jun. 2019||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Christmas Eve||Juleaftensdag||24. Dec. 2019||🏛 National Holiday|
|Christmas||Juleaftensdag||25. Dec. 2019||🏛 National Holiday|
|St. Stephen's Day||Juledag 2||26. Dec. 2019||🏛 National Holiday|
Christmas Eve Next Public Holiday in Denmark is in 17 days!