Avannaata Kommunia, Greenland

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Avannaata Kommunia, Greenland for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

Greenland is located in North American between the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans, and is the largest island in the world. Early Paleo-Eskimo Inuits inhabited this island, which was later settled by Icelanders and Norwegians. In the early 17th century, Denmark asserted sovereignty and Greenland was then considered a Danish colony from 1814-1953. Greenland was officially founded as a country on May 1, 1979. 80% of Greenland is covered with an ice sheet making it the least densely populated territory in the world.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
January 6th Monday Epiphany Long weekend.
March 15th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
April 5th Sunday First Contact Day
April 6th Monday Second Contact Day
April 9th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 10th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 12th Sunday Easter
April 13th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
May 8th Friday Store Bededag Long weekend.
May 10th Sunday Mother's Day
May 21st Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
May 25th Monday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 1st Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 21st Sunday Ullortuneq
July 4th Saturday Freedom Day
August 18th Tuesday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 25th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 20th Sunday Unification Day
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
October 9th Friday Federation Day
October 31st Saturday Harry Potter Day
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 23rd Wednesday Festivus
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Winter Veil
December 25th Friday Decemberween
December 25th Friday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 26th Saturday Saint Stephen's Day
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.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="GL-AV" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"