List of national public holidays of Ukraine in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Ukraine. 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. 7, 2018 Jan. 7, 2018 Orthodox Christmas Day
Jan. 8, 2018 Jan. 8, 2018 Orthodox Christmas Day Holiday
March 8, 2018 March 8, 2018 Women's Day Weekday closest to International Women's Day
March 9, 2018 March 9, 2018 Public Holiday Compensated by Saturday 3 March
April 8, 2018 April 8, 2018 Orthodox Easter Day Movable
April 9, 2018 April 9, 2018 Orthodox Easter Monday Movable
April 30, 2018 April 30, 2018 Public Holiday Bridge holiday. Compensated by Saturday 5 May
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day May Day
May 8, 2018 May 8, 2018 Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation Marks those who died in World War II
May 9, 2018 May 9, 2018 Victory Day
May 28, 2018 May 28, 2018 Orthodox Pentecost Monday Whit Monday or Pentecost Monday
June 28, 2018 June 28, 2018 Constitution Day Marks the signing of the Constitution of Ukraine in 1996
June 29, 2018 June 29, 2018 Public Holiday Compensated by Saturday 23 June
Aug. 24, 2018 Aug. 24, 2018 Independence Day
Oct. 15, 2018 Oct. 15, 2018 Day of the Defender of Ukraine (observed)
Nov. 21, 2018 Nov. 21, 2018 Dignity and Freedom Day State Holiday
Dec. 24, 2018 Dec. 24, 2018 Christmas Eve Bridge holiday. Compensated by Saturday 29 December
Dec. 25, 2018 Dec. 25, 2018 Catholic Christmas Day From 2017
Dec. 31, 2018 Dec. 31, 2018 New Year's Eve Compensated by Saturday 29 December