List of national public holidays of Denmark in 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2020 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, 2020 Jan. 1, 2020 New Year's Day Nytårsdag
April 9, 2020 April 9, 2020 Maundy Thursday Skærtorsdag. Thursday before Easter Sunday
April 10, 2020 April 10, 2020 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 13, 2020 April 13, 2020 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 May Day A holiday for certain sectors of the workforce
May 8, 2020 May 8, 2020 General Prayer Day The 4th Friday after Easter
May 10, 2020 May 10, 2020 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
May 21, 2020 May 21, 2020 Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
June 1, 2020 June 1, 2020 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
June 5, 2020 June 5, 2020 Constitution Day Government and Banks. Optional in Private sector
June 5, 2020 June 5, 2020 Father's Day Celebrated on Constitution Day
Dec. 24, 2020 Dec. 24, 2020 Christmas Eve Day Juleaftensdag
Dec. 25, 2020 Dec. 25, 2020 Christmas Day First Day of Christmas
Dec. 26, 2020 Dec. 26, 2020 Second Day of Christmas Celebrated on 26th December
Dec. 31, 2020 Dec. 31, 2020 New Year's Eve Banks are closed