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Saami National Day in Norway

The Saami National Day is a national day for the entire Saami population in Norway, Finland, Sweden and Russia.

Is Saami National Day a Public Holiday?

Saami National Day is not a public holiday. It falls on Sunday, February 6, 2022 and most businesses follow regular Sunday opening hours in Norway.

The Saami nation's flag is flown on February 6 i Norway.

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The Saami are the indigenous people in Norway. Since 1992, February 6 has been a communal day for celebrating Saami culture and heritage across the entire Saami nation.

Saami National Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2017MonFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2018TueFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2019WedFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2020ThuFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2021SatFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2022SunFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2023MonFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2024TueFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2025ThuFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2026FriFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day
2027SatFeb 6Saami National DayFlag day

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