Public holidays and observances in Ukraine

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
January 7 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
January 8 Monday Christmas Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
January 14 Sunday Orthodox New Year Orthodox holiday
January 22 Monday Ukrainian Unity Day Observance
January 25 Thursday Tatiana Day Observance
February 14 Wednesday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Thursday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Sunday April Fools Observance
April 8 Sunday Orthodox Easter Day Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 9 Monday Orthodox Easter Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
May 1 Tuesday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 2 Wednesday Labor Day Holiday National holiday
May 9 Wednesday Victory Day / Memorial Day National holiday
May 13 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 19 Saturday Europe Day Official holiday
May 27 Sunday Orthodox Pentecost National and Orthodox holiday
May 27 Sunday Cultural Workers and Folk Artists Day Observance
May 27 Sunday Kiev Day Observance
May 28 Monday Orthodox Pentecost holiday National and Orthodox holiday
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
June 28 Thursday Constitution Day Public Holiday
July 7 Saturday Kupala Night Observance
July 8 Sunday Family Day Common Local holiday
July 28 Saturday Baptism of Kyivan Rus National holiday
July 29 Sunday Navy Day National holiday
August 24 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 7 Sunday Teacher's Day Observance
October 14 Sunday Defenders' Day Observance
October 28 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 21 Wednesday Dignity and Freedom Day Observance
December 6 Thursday Army Day National holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 7 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
January 8 Tuesday Christmas Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
January 14 Monday Orthodox New Year Orthodox holiday
January 22 Tuesday Ukrainian Unity Day Observance
January 25 Friday Tatiana Day Observance
February 14 Thursday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Friday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Monday April Fools Observance
April 28 Sunday Orthodox Easter Day Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 29 Monday Orthodox Easter Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 2 Thursday Labor Day Holiday National holiday
May 9 Thursday Victory Day / Memorial Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 18 Saturday Europe Day Official holiday
May 26 Sunday Cultural Workers and Folk Artists Day Observance
May 26 Sunday Kiev Day Observance
June 16 Sunday Orthodox Pentecost National and Orthodox holiday
June 17 Monday Orthodox Pentecost holiday National and Orthodox holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
June 28 Friday Constitution Day Public Holiday
July 7 Sunday Kupala Night Observance
July 8 Monday Family Day Common Local holiday
July 28 Sunday Baptism of Kyivan Rus National holiday
July 28 Sunday Navy Day National holiday
August 24 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 26 Monday Independence Day observed Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 6 Sunday Teacher's Day Observance
October 14 Monday Defenders' Day Observance
October 27 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 21 Thursday Dignity and Freedom Day Observance
December 6 Friday Army Day National holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 7 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
January 8 Wednesday Christmas Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
January 14 Tuesday Orthodox New Year Orthodox holiday
January 22 Wednesday Ukrainian Unity Day Observance
January 25 Saturday Tatiana Day Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Sunday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 9 Monday International Women's Day observed Public Holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 29 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Wednesday April Fools Observance
April 19 Sunday Orthodox Easter Day Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 20 Monday Orthodox Easter Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 2 Saturday Labor Day Holiday National holiday
May 9 Saturday Victory Day / Memorial Day National holiday
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 11 Monday Victory Day / Memorial Day observed National holiday
May 16 Saturday Europe Day Official holiday
May 24 Sunday Cultural Workers and Folk Artists Day Observance
May 31 Sunday Kiev Day Observance
June 7 Sunday Orthodox Pentecost National and Orthodox holiday
June 8 Monday Orthodox Pentecost holiday National and Orthodox holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 28 Sunday Constitution Day Public Holiday
June 29 Monday Constitution Day observed Public Holiday
July 7 Tuesday Kupala Night Observance
July 8 Wednesday Family Day Common Local holiday
July 26 Sunday Navy Day National holiday
July 28 Tuesday Baptism of Kyivan Rus National holiday
August 24 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 4 Sunday Teacher's Day Observance
October 14 Wednesday Defenders' Day Observance
October 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
November 21 Saturday Dignity and Freedom Day Observance
December 6 Sunday Army Day National holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season