Dutch National Day – King’s Day Marked

26.4.2017Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands marked Dutch National Day

On the occasion of King’s Day, the Dutch National Day, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, H.E. Henk van den Dool, and Ms Kasia Pawelska hosted a reception.

King’s Day (Koningsdag) is a national holiday in the Netherlands that is celebrated on 27th April to mark the 50th birthday of His Majesty King Willem-Alexander. King’s Day in the Netherlands is celebrated with music, street parties and markets, while many people dress in orange as a token of pride for the Dutch Royal Family, the House of Orange-Nassau.

The Belgrade reception was attended by representatives of the Dutch community in Serbia, Serbian Government officials, members of the diplomatic corps and representatives of civil society and the business community.