2020 DENMARK HOLIDAYS
The next public holiday in Denmark is
24th December, ThursdayChristmas Eve
List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Denmark in 2020
|WednesdayWed||Jan 01, 2020Jan 01||New Year's Day|
|SundaySun||Feb 23, 2020Feb 23||Carnival|
|SundaySun||Apr 05, 2020Apr 05||Palm Sunday|
|ThursdayThu||Apr 09, 2020Apr 09||Maundy Thursday|
|FridayFri||Apr 10, 2020Apr 10||Good Friday|
|SundaySun||Apr 12, 2020Apr 12||Easter|
|MondayMon||Apr 13, 2020Apr 13||Easter Monday|
|FridayFri||May 01, 2020May 01||Labor Day / May Day|
|FridayFri||May 08, 2020May 08||Great Prayer Day|
|ThursdayThu||May 21, 2020May 21||Ascension Day|
|SundaySun||May 31, 2020May 31||Whit Sunday|
|MondayMon||Jun 01, 2020Jun 01||Whit Monday|
|FridayFri||Jun 05, 2020Jun 05||Constitution Day|
|ThursdayThu||Dec 24, 2020Dec 24||Christmas Eve|
|FridayFri||Dec 25, 2020Dec 25||Christmas|
|SaturdaySat||Dec 26, 2020Dec 26||Christmas Day Holiday|
|ThursdayThu||Dec 31, 2020Dec 31||New Year's Eve|
Public Holidays in Denmark
Thursday Dec 24, 2020
The upcoming Denmark holiday Christmas Eve is in 59 days from today.
Friday Dec 25, 2020
The upcoming Denmark holiday Christmas is in 60 days from today.
Christmas Day Holiday
Saturday Dec 26, 2020
The upcoming Denmark holiday Christmas Day Holiday is in 61 days from today.
2020 Public Holidays Denmark Service
The above is the list of 2020 public holidays declared in Denmark which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Denmark holiday calendar for 2020 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.
The kingdom of Denmark celebrates public days that are overseen by the Holiday Consolidation Act 407, established on 28th May 2004. That statute of government is significant as it is superior to all former Holiday Acts and amendments - it supersedes all of them. That very act of law establishes the specific national days that are marked by Denmark. It gives the government the power to set up one-time holidays at whatever time they are deemed necessary by the leadership of the land. This statute provides that any holiday taking place on the weekend must remain on the very date - holiday celebrations are not moved to the next working day in Denmark.
The laws that govern Labor in the kingdom of Denmark state that, every other employee is entitled to pay for national days. Holidays that take place on typical non-working dates are not regarded as paid public holidays. Employment contracts drafted between employer and staff may make it necessary to pay for every holiday, regardless of when such holidays take place.
A vast majority of holidays remembered in this country chiefly derive origin from the Christian faith. Some of such holidays are held on different dates every year since their celebrations are designed in agreement with the lunar cycle. The employers are expected to own up to these holidays, notwithstanding the time they appear in the calendar. The government of Denmark gives the official dates for all national holidays at the end of a year for every other upcoming year.