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2020 NETHERLANDS HOLIDAYS

The next public holiday in Netherlands is

25th December, FridayChristmas Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Netherlands in 2020

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
WednesdayWedJan 01, 2020Jan 01New Year's Day
FridayFriApr 10, 2020Apr 10Good Friday
SundaySunApr 12, 2020Apr 12Easter Sunday
MondayMonApr 13, 2020Apr 13Easter Monday
MondayMonApr 27, 2020Apr 27King's Birthday
TuesdayTueMay 05, 2020May 05Liberation Day
ThursdayThuMay 21, 2020May 21Ascension Day
SundaySunMay 31, 2020May 31Whit Sunday
MondayMonJun 01, 2020Jun 01Whit Monday
FridayFriDec 25, 2020Dec 25Christmas Day
SaturdaySatDec 26, 2020Dec 262nd Day of Christmas

Public Holidays in Netherlands

Christmas Day

Christmas Day

Friday Dec 25, 2020

The upcoming Netherlands holiday Christmas Day is in 90 days from today.

2nd Day of Christmas

2nd Day of Christmas

Saturday Dec 26, 2020

The upcoming Netherlands holiday 2nd Day of Christmas is in 91 days from today.

New Year's Day

New Year's Day

Friday Jan 01, 2021

The upcoming Netherlands holiday New Year's Day is in 97 days from today.

2020 Public Holidays Netherlands Service

The above is the list of 2020 public holidays declared in Netherlands which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Netherlands holiday calendar for 2020 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.

The Netherlands celebrate several official public holidays every year. The year begins with New Year celebrations. New Year celebrations attract a multitude of people in this country. Festivities often start on the eve of the New Year Day. On the due day, there are lots of festivities around the nation.

Religious public holidays in the Netherlands are mainly of the Christian faith. Christians observe Good Friday, Easter, and Christmas, the latter being the most celebrated of them all. Christmas day is marked with lots of celebrations accompanied by festivities of different kinds. It is a day family get together, have picnics, and gift each other.

‘’Eve of the fasting” popularly known as Carnival, is celebrated in the Netherlands to emphasize the critical role of traditional norms and beliefs. To participate in this celebration, you have to be dressed in outrageous traditional costumes. Traditional rituals and feasting are also part of activities that mark the day.

The most celebrated holiday in the Netherlands is the king’s day. Celebrations are held every year in April in honor of the king. People celebrate with the king’s night event held on the night before the actual day. Most buildings and streets are decorated with orange cloth cuttings that are ducked around the cities. People are also dressed in orange-colored clothes. For the royal family, they parade in horses through the Hague.

The Netherlands has other celebrated national holidays including, Liberation Day, Flag Day, Prince Day. During holidays, government offices, businesses, and schools are closed, and employees are given a paid day off.