Faroe Islands Public Holidays 2018

There are 12 officially recognized Public Holidays in Faroe Islands. 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 Faroe Islands

Public Holidays in Faroe Islands for 2018

Public HolidayNative NameDateType
New Year's DayNytårsdagur01. Jan. 2018🏛 National Holiday
Maundy ThursdaySkærtorsdagur29. Mar. 2018✝ Religious Holiday
Good FridayLangfredagur30. Mar. 2018✝ Religious Holiday
Easter SundayPåskedagur01. Apr. 2018✝ Religious Holiday
Easter MondayAnden påskedagur02. Apr. 2018✝ Religious Holiday
Prayer DayDiri bededagur27. Apr. 2018🏛 National Holiday
Ascension DayKristi Himmelfartsdagur10. May. 2018✝ Religious Holiday
PentecostFørste pinsedagur20. May. 2018✝ Religious Holiday
Whit MondayPinsedagur21. May. 2018✝ Religious Holiday
St Olav's DayÓlavsøkudagur29. Jul. 2018🏛 National Holiday
ChristmasJuledagur25. Dec. 2018🏛 National Holiday
St. Stephen's DayAnden juledagur26. Dec. 2018🏛 National Holiday

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