Kommune Qeqertalik, Greenland

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Kommune Qeqertalik, Greenland for 2019 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 Tuesday New Year's Day
January 1st Tuesday Durin's Day
January 6th Sunday Epiphany
February 23rd Saturday Founder's Day
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
April 6th Saturday Second Contact Day
April 18th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 19th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 21st Sunday Easter
April 22nd Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
May 10th Friday Whacking Day
May 12th Sunday Mother's Day
May 17th Friday Store Bededag Long weekend.
May 30th Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
June 10th Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
June 21st Friday June Solstice
June 21st Friday Ullortuneq Long weekend.
September 20th Friday Unification Day
September 23rd Monday September Equinox
December 22nd Sunday December Solstice
December 24th Tuesday Christmas Eve
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 25th Wednesday Decemberween
December 26th Thursday Saint Stephen's Day
December 31st Tuesday 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="2019" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"