Norway Public Holidays

Public Holidays in Norway 2023

There are 24 officially recognized holidays in Norway (12 Public Holidays, 2 Bank Holidays, 10 Observance Holidays)

Public holidays are days of celebration where countries celebrate important historical or religious events. In some cases, there are public holidays which are celebrated exclusively in certain region of the country.
NameNative NameDateType
New Year's Day
Første nyttårsdag01 Jan 2023
Mother's Day
Morsdag12 Feb 2023
CarnivalFastelavn19 Feb 2023
Palm SundayPalmesøndag02 Apr 2023
Maundy ThursdaySkjærtorsdag06 Apr 2023
Good Friday
Langfredag07 Apr 2023
Easter Sunday
Første påskedag09 Apr 2023
Easter Monday
Andre påskedag10 Apr 2023
Labour Day
Arbeidernes dag01 May 2023
Liberation DayFrigjøringsdagen08 May 2023
Constitution Day17. mai17 May 2023
Ascension Day
Kristi himmelfartsdag18 May 2023
Første pinsedag28 May 2023
Whit Monday
Andre pinsedag29 May 2023
Midsummar EveSankthansaften23 Jun 2023
Father's DayFarsdag12 Nov 2023
First Sunday of AdventFørste søndag i advent26 Nov 2023
Second Sunday of AdventAndre søndag i advent03 Dec 2023
Third Sunday of AdventTredje søndag i advent10 Dec 2023
Fourth Sunday of AdventFjerde søndag i advent17 Dec 2023
Christmas Eve
Julaften24 Dec 2023
Christmas Day
Første Juledag25 Dec 2023
Boxing Day
Andre juledag26 Dec 2023
New Year's Eve
Nyttårsaften31 Dec 2023