Netherlands Public Holidays List 2023
Following are the list of Public, Office, School, Bank Holidays in Netherlands year 2023
|1||01 Jan, Sunday||New Year's Day||National holiday|
|2||14 Feb, Tuesday||Valentine's Day||Observance|
|3||20 Mar, Monday||March Equinox||Season|
|4||07 Apr, Friday||Good Friday||National holiday|
|5||09 Apr, Sunday||Easter Sunday||National holiday|
|6||10 Apr, Monday||Easter Monday||National holiday|
|7||27 Apr, Thursday||King's Birthday||National holiday|
|8||04 May, Thursday||Remembrance Day||Observance|
|9||05 May, Friday||Liberation Day||National holiday|
|10||18 May, Thursday||Ascension Day||National holiday|
|11||28 May, Sunday||Whit Sunday||National holiday|
|12||29 May, Monday||Whit Monday||National holiday|
|13||21 Jun, Wednesday||June Solstice||Season|
|14||01 Jul, Saturday||Keti Koti||Observance|
|15||23 Sep, Saturday||September Equinox||Season|
|16||05 Dec, Tuesday||St Nicholas' Eve/Sinterklaas||Observance|
|17||06 Dec, Wednesday||St Nicholas' Day||Observance|
|18||22 Dec, Friday||December Solstice||Season|
|19||24 Dec, Sunday||Christmas Eve||Observance|
|20||25 Dec, Monday||Christmas Day||National holiday|
|21||26 Dec, Tuesday||Second Day of Christmas||National holiday|
|22||31 Dec, Sunday||New Year's Eve||Observance|
New Year's Day (01 Jan) : New Year's Day (nieuwjaarsdag, oud en nieuw) is the first day of a new calendar year. In the Netherlands, it always falls on January 1.
Valentine's Day (14 Feb) : Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
March Equinox (20 Mar) : March Equinox in the Netherlands (Amsterdam)
Good Friday (07 Apr) : Good Friday is the Friday before Easter Sunday in the Netherlands.
Easter Sunday (09 Apr) : On Easter Sunday (paaszondag, pasen) many Christians in the Netherlands celebrate the resurrection of Jesus after his crucifixion.
Easter Monday (10 Apr) : Easter Monday (tweede paasdag) in the Netherlands is the day after Easter Sunday.
King's Birthday (27 Apr) : The King’s official birthday in the Netherlands is a festive occasion that is annually celebrated on April 27.
Remembrance Day (04 May) : Remembrance Day in the Netherlands commemorates Dutch civilians and soldiers who lost their lives in war and during peace-keeping missions.
Liberation Day (05 May) : Liberation Day in the Netherlands celebrates the end of World War II in Europe.
Ascension Day (18 May) : Ascension Day (hemelvaart) in the Netherlands is the 40th day of Easter and ten days before Pentecost.
Whit Sunday (28 May) : Pentecost (Pinksteren) in the Netherlands is seven weeks after Easter Sunday. It commemorates the Holy Spirit's descent from heaven onto Jesus' followers.
Whit Monday (29 May) : The second day of Pentecost (tweede pinksterdag) in the Netherlands is on a Monday seven weeks after Easter Monday.
June Solstice (21 Jun) : June Solstice in the Netherlands (Amsterdam)
Keti Koti (01 Jul) : Keti Koti is a observance in the Netherlands
September Equinox (23 Sep) : September Equinox in the Netherlands (Amsterdam)
St Nicholas' Eve/Sinterklaas (05 Dec) : St Nicholas’ Eve honors a Christian saint who is associated with gift-giving. It is a festive celebration in the Netherlands on December 5.
St Nicholas' Day (06 Dec) : St. Nicholas’ Day honors a Christian saint who is associated with gift-giving. It is a festive celebration in the Netherlands on December 5–6.
December Solstice (22 Dec) : December Solstice in the Netherlands (Amsterdam)
Christmas Eve (24 Dec) : Christmas Eve in the Netherlands is the start of the Dutch Christmas holidays.
Christmas Day (25 Dec) : Christmas Day (kerst, kerstmis) is a public holiday in the Netherlands that commemorates Jesus Christ's birth. It always falls on December 25.
Second Day of Christmas (26 Dec) : The second day of Christmas is a holiday for many people in the Netherlands. It always falls on December 26.
New Year's Eve (31 Dec) : New Year’s Eve is one of the most exciting times in The Netherlands, farewelling the Old Year and celebrating the New Year.