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Crown Prince Haakon's day in Norway

H.R.H. Crown Prince Haakon of Norway was born on July 20, 1974, and his birthday is celebrated counrty-wide by flying the Norwegian flag.

Is Crown Prince Haakon's day a Public Holiday?

Crown Prince Haakon's day is not a public holiday. It falls on Saturday, July 20, 2019 and most businesses follow regular Saturday opening hours in Norway.

Crown Prince Haakon of Norway with Crown Princess Mette-Marit and their three children in 2013.

Crown Prince Haakon with his family in 2013.

Foto: Sølve Sundsbø, Det kongelige hoff

The Crown Prince is heir to the Norwegian throne. He is the son of H.M. King Harald V and H.M. Queen Sonja. His wife is and H.R.H Crown Princess Mette-Marit and their daughter, Princess Ingrid Alexandra, is second in line to the throne.

Crown Prince Haakon's day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015MonJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2016WedJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2017ThuJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2018FriJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2019SatJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2020MonJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2021TueJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2022WedJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2023ThuJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2024SatJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day
2025SunJul 20Crown Prince Haakon's dayFlag day

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