List of national public holidays of Sweden in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Sweden. 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 1, 2018 April 1, 2018 Easter Sunday
April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018 Easter Monday Monday after Easter Sunday
April 30, 2018 April 30, 2018 Walpurgis Night End of the administrative year in the middle ages
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day
May 10, 2018 May 10, 2018 Ascension Day 40 days after Easter
May 11, 2018 May 11, 2018 The Friday after Ascension Day May be given by some employers
May 20, 2018 May 20, 2018 Pentecost Sunday Fifty days after Easter
May 27, 2018 May 27, 2018 Mother's Day Last Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
June 6, 2018 June 6, 2018 National Day Sveriges nationaldag
June 22, 2018 June 22, 2018 Midsummer Eve Midsommarafton
June 23, 2018 June 23, 2018 Midsummer Day Midsommardagen
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. 24, 2018 Dec. 24, 2018 Christmas Eve Julafton
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas Day Juldagen
Dec. 26, 2018 Dec. 26, 2018 Second Day of Christmas Andra juldagen. Celebrated on 26th December
Dec. 31, 2018 Dec. 31, 2018 New Year's Eve