In order to understand Danes better it is important to also to know the important days and events in Denmark and the Danish traditions that go along with them.
If you know the why-how-where you will be able to participate, join events and meet people.
Add the most important public holidays for 2013 and reminder-days to your calendar
|January||Three Kings day (Tre konger)
End-of season sales (Salg)
|March||Danish Easter (Påske)|
|April||April Fool's Day (Aprilsnar)
|May||May 1 - Workers Day
Great Prayer day (Store bededag)
Pentecoast / Whitsun (Pinse)
|June||June 5 - Constitution day (Grundlovsdag)
Midsummer (Sankt Hans)
Santa Lucia's Day
Æbleskiver and gløgg
Christmas lunches (Jule frokost)
Christmas markets (Julemarked)
Christmas cards (Julekort)
Christmas Eve (Jul)
New Year's Eve (Nyt År)
Gift exchange practice
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