List of national public holidays of Denmark in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 public holidays for Denmark. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2019 Jan. 1, 2019 New Year's Day Nytårsdag
April 18, 2019 April 18, 2019 Maundy Thursday Skærtorsdag. Thursday before Easter Sunday
April 19, 2019 April 19, 2019 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 22, 2019 April 22, 2019 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019 May Day A holiday for certain sectors of the workforce
May 12, 2019 May 12, 2019 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
May 17, 2019 May 17, 2019 General Prayer Day The 4th Friday after Easter
May 30, 2019 May 30, 2019 Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
May 31, 2019 May 31, 2019 Bank Holiday Banks are closed
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Father's Day Celebrated on Constitution Day
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Constitution Day Government and Banks. Optional in Private sector
June 10, 2019 June 10, 2019 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
Dec. 24, 2019 Dec. 24, 2019 Christmas Eve Day Juleaftensdag
Dec. 25, 2019 Dec. 25, 2019 Christmas Day First Day of Christmas
Dec. 26, 2019 Dec. 26, 2019 Second Day of Christmas Celebrated on 26th December
Dec. 31, 2019 Dec. 31, 2019 New Year's Eve Banks are closed