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Greenland has a total of 21 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.
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||Tuesday, January 1, 2019||New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Sunday, January 6, 2019||Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.|
||Wednesday, March 20, 2019||March Equinox in Greenland (Nuuk)|
|Daylight Saving Time starts
||Sunday, March 31, 2019||Daylight Saving Time starts in Greenland|
||Thursday, April 18, 2019||Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.|
||Friday, April 19, 2019||Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.|
||Sunday, April 21, 2019||Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.|
||Monday, April 22, 2019||Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.|
||Wednesday, May 1, 2019||May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.|
|Great Prayer Day
||Friday, May 17, 2019||Great Prayer Day is a public holiday in Greenland|
||Thursday, May 30, 2019||Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.|
||Monday, June 10, 2019||Whit Monday, or Pentecost Monday, is a Christian holiday that falls on the day after Pentecost, which is also known as Whit Sunday or Whitsunday.|
||Friday, June 21, 2019||June Solstice in Greenland (Nuuk)|
||Friday, June 21, 2019||National Day is a public holiday in Greenland|
||Monday, September 23, 2019||September Equinox in Greenland (Nuuk)|
|Daylight Saving Time ends
||Sunday, October 27, 2019||Daylight Saving Time ends in Greenland|
||Sunday, December 22, 2019||December Solstice in Greenland (Nuuk)|
||Tuesday, December 24, 2019||Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Wednesday, December 25, 2019||Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.|
||Thursday, December 26, 2019||Boxing Day is a public holiday in Greenland|
|New Year's Eve
||Tuesday, December 31, 2019||New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.|