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Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanMonNew Year's Day
30 MarFriGood Friday *
1 AprSunEaster Sunday
2 AprMonEaster Monday
27 AprFriKing's Day
5 MaySatLiberation Day *
10 MayThuAscension Day
20 MaySunWhit Sunday
21 MayMonWhit Monday
25 DecTueChristmas Day
26 DecWed2nd Day of Christmas

Note:
— Good Friday is not an official national holiday, but is widely observed throughout the Netherlands.
— Liberation Day is an official holiday every 5 years. The next Liberation Day public holiday is observed in year 2020.