Avannaata Kommunia, Greenland

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Avannaata Kommunia, Greenland for 2018 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.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 6th Saturday Epiphany
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
March 29th Thursday Maundy Thursday
March 30th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 1st Sunday Easter
April 2nd Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
April 27th Friday Store Bededag Long weekend.
May 10th Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
May 13th Sunday Mother's Day
May 21st Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
June 21st Thursday Ullortuneq
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 24th Monday Christmas Eve Long weekend.
December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
December 26th Wednesday Saint Stephen's Day
December 31st Monday New Year's Eve Long weekend.
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.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

We are continuously monitoring for changes to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible.
If you happen to notice a mistake, please get in touch.
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="GL-AV" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "GL-AV",
  "year": "2018",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'GL-AV',
  year: '2018',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'GL-AV',
  'year' => '2018',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "GL-AV"
$Body.year = "2018"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'GL-AV',
  'year': '2018',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'GL-AV',
  'year': '2018',
})