List of national public holidays of Finland in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Finland. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day
Jan. 6, 2018 Jan. 6, 2018 Epiphany 13th Day of Christmas
March 30, 2018 March 30, 2018 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday
April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018 Second Easter Day Monday after Easter Sunday
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Vappu May Day
May 10, 2018 May 10, 2018 Ascension Day Helatorstai. 40 days after Easter
May 13, 2018 May 13, 2018 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Flag Day but not a public holiday
June 22, 2018 June 22, 2018 Midsummer Eve Shops remain open
June 23, 2018 June 23, 2018 Midsummer Day Juhannuspäivä
Nov. 3, 2018 Nov. 3, 2018 All Saints Day Saturday between October 31 and November 6
Nov. 11, 2018 Nov. 11, 2018 Father's Day 2nd Sunday in November. Not a public holiday
Dec. 6, 2018 Dec. 6, 2018 Independence day Itsenäisyyspäivä
Dec. 24, 2018 Dec. 24, 2018 Christmas Eve
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day
Dec. 26, 2018 Dec. 26, 2018 Second Day of Christmas