Faroe Islands

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in the Faroe Islands for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

Faroe Islands we settled before the 10th century and officially became part of the Kingdom of Norway in 1035. By 1814, the islands were then transferred to Denmark. This collection of islands is located between Norway and Iceland and have been a self governed country under the KIngdom of Denmark since 1948.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
April 9th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 10th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 12th Sunday Easter
April 25th Saturday National Flag Day
May 8th Friday Prayer Day Long weekend.
May 10th Sunday Mother's Day
May 21st Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
May 31st Sunday Pentecost
June 1st Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
June 5th Friday Constitution Day Long weekend.
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
July 28th Tuesday Saint Olav's Eve
July 29th Wednesday Saint Olav's Day
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 26th Saturday Day after Christmas
December 31st Thursday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.

We are continuously monitoring for changes to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible.
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="FO" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"