There are 13 officially recognized Public Holidays in Norway. 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 Norway for 2018
|Public Holiday||Native Name||Date||Type|
|New Year's Day||Første nyttårsdag||01. Jan. 2018||🏛 National Holiday|
|Maundy Thursday||Skjærtorsdag||29. Mar. 2018||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Good Friday||Langfredag||30. Mar. 2018||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Easter Sunday||Første påskedag||01. Apr. 2018||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Easter Monday||Andre påskedag||02. Apr. 2018||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Labour Day||Første mai||01. May. 2018||🏛 National Holiday|
|Ascension Day||Kristi himmelfartsdag||10. May. 2018||✝ Religious Holiday|
|National Holiday||Syttende mai||17. May. 2018||🏛 National Holiday|
|Pentecost||Første pinsedag||20. May. 2018||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Whit Monday||Andre pinsedag||21. May. 2018||✝ Religious Holiday|
|Christmas||Første juledag||25. Dec. 2018||🏛 National Holiday|
|St. Stephen's Day||Andre juledag||26. Dec. 2018||🏛 National Holiday|
|New Year's Eve||Første nyttårsdag||31. Dec. 2018||🏛 National Holiday|
Christmas Next Public Holiday in Norway is in 8 days!