Kommune Qeqertalik, Greenland

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Kommune Qeqertalik, Greenland for 2017 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 Sunday New Year's Day
January 1st Sunday Durin's Day
January 6th Friday Epiphany Long weekend.
February 23rd Thursday Founder's Day
March 1st Wednesday Leap Day
March 19th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
April 5th Wednesday First Contact Day
April 6th Thursday Second Contact Day
April 13th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 14th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 16th Sunday Easter
April 17th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
May 10th Wednesday Whacking Day
May 12th Friday Store Bededag Long weekend.
May 14th Sunday Mother's Day
May 25th Thursday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
May 25th Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
June 5th Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 21st Wednesday Ullortuneq
June 22nd Thursday Summerween
July 4th Tuesday Freedom Day
August 29th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 22nd Friday September Equinox
September 29th Friday Hive Day
October 9th Monday Federation Day
November 24th Friday Hogswatch
December 21st Thursday December Solstice
December 23rd Saturday Festivus
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Decemberween
December 25th Monday Winter Veil
December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 26th Tuesday Saint Stephen's Day
December 31st Sunday 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-QT" -d year="2017" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"