General information

Below is a list of annual Danish public holidays

2015

New Year’s Day: 1 January
Maundy/Holy Thursday: 2 April
Good Friday: 3 April
Easter Sunday: 6 April
Easter Monday: 7 April
Great Prayer Day: 1 May
Ascension Day: 14 May
Pentecost/Whit Sunday: 24 May
Pentecost/ Whit Monday: 25 May
Christmas Day: 25 December
Boxing Day: 26 December

2016

New Year’s Day: 1 January
Maundy/Holy Thursday: 24 March
Good Friday: 25 March
Easter Sunday: 27 March
Easter Monday: 28 March
Great Prayer Day: 22 April
Ascension Day: 5 May
Pentecost/Whit Sunday: 15 May
Pentecost/ Whit Monday: 16 May
Christmas Day: 25 December
Boxing Day: 26 December

On top of these public holidays, many banks and shops close on Danish Constitution Day (5 June), Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.