List of national public holidays of Netherlands in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Netherlands. 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, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day Nieuwjaarsdag
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Public sector, banks and insurers
April 1, 2018 April 1, 2018 Easter Day
April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
April 27, 2018 April 27, 2018 King's Birthday If 27th is a Sunday, celebrations are held on 26th
May 4, 2018 May 4, 2018 National Remembrance Day Dodenherdenking
May 5, 2018 May 5, 2018 Liberation Day Public sector and schools
May 10, 2018 May 10, 2018 Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
May 13, 2018 May 13, 2018 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
May 20, 2018 May 20, 2018 Pentecost Sunday Fifty days after Easter
May 21, 2018 May 21, 2018 Whit Monday 7th Monday after Easter. Also Known as Pentecost Monday
June 17, 2018 June 17, 2018 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Nov. 4, 2018 Nov. 4, 2018 All Saints Day 1st Sunday in November
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day Eerste Kerstdag
Dec. 26, 2018 Dec. 26, 2018 St. Stephen's Day Tweede Kerstdag. Celebrated on 26th December.