Finland has a total of 17 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Name of Holiday Day Date Type
Uudenvuodenpäivä Monday January 1 public
Loppiainen Saturday January 6 public
Pitkäperjantai Friday March 30 public
Pääsiäispäivä Sunday April 1 public
2. pääsiäispäivä Monday April 2 public
Vappu Tuesday May 1 public
Helatorstai Thursday May 10 public
Äitien päivä Sunday May 13 observance
Helluntaipäivä Sunday May 20 public
Juhannusaatto Friday June 22 bank
Juhannuspäivä Saturday June 23 public
Pyhäinpäivä Saturday November 3 public
Itsenäisyyspäivä Thursday December 6 public
Jouluaatto Monday December 24 bank
Joulupäivä Tuesday December 25 public
2. joulupäivä Wednesday December 26 public
Uudenvuodenaatto Monday December 31 bank