Seamen’s Day/ Sjómannadagurinn (June)

Fisher boats rocking in the harbour of Húsavík © Gaukur Hjartarson
Fisher boats rocking in the harbour of Húsavík © Gaukur Hjartarson

On the first weekend in June a special day is celebrated throughout the country to honors the fishermen in Iceland and all those who make their living from the sea.

Check out the event calendar to find out when it is celebrated this year.