Top events in Iceland

February
03

The Winter Lights Festival aims to cheer everyone up after a long dark winter. The Winter Lights Walking Path, with beautiful installations around...

February
27

An irresistible treat for the taste buds, this annual festival sees chefs using locally-sourced ingredients to create mouth-watering dishes.

March
01

On 1 March 1989, Iceland ended the 75-year-long prohibition of beer. Since then, the people of Iceland have been celebrating this day with...

Iceland Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

2022

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2022
April
14
Maundy Thursday
Start date:
14 April 2022
April
15
Good Friday
Start date:
15 April 2022
April
18
Easter Monday
Start date:
18 April 2022
April
21
First Day of Summer
Start date:
21 April 2022
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2022
May
26
Ascension Day
Start date:
26 May 2022
June
06
Whit Monday
Start date:
6 June 2022
June
17
National Day
Start date:
17 June 2022
August
01
Commerce Day
Start date:
1 August 2022
December
24
Christmas Eve
Start date:
24 December 2022
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2022
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2022
December
31
New Year's Eve
Start date:
31 December 2022
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