Ukraine has a total of 37 holidays in 2019. 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year’s Day is annually celebrated as a day off work in the Ukraine on January 1, marking the start of the New Year.
Orthodox Christmas Day
Monday, January 7, 2019 Christmas Day is a public holiday in Ukraine on January 7, a date based on the Orthodox Christian Church’s calendar.
Orthodox New Year
Monday, January 14, 2019 The Orthodox New Year, also known as the Old New Year, is observed on January 14 in Ukraine.
Ukrainian Unity Day
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Unity Day is a Ukrainian observance that commemorates the Treaty of Unity signed on January 22, 1919.
Tatiana Day
Friday, January 25, 2019 Tatiana Day, or Tatyana Day, is a Ukrainian observance named after a Christian martyr as well as the date a decree was signed to establish a university in Moscow, Russia.
Valentine's Day
Thursday, February 14, 2019 Many Ukrainians celebrate Valentine’s Day as a romantic day on February 14.
International Women's Day
Friday, March 8, 2019 International Women’s Day is a public holiday in Ukraine, celebrated on or around March 8 each year.
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in Ukraine (Kyiv)
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 31, 2019 Daylight Saving Time starts in Ukraine
April Fools
Monday, April 1, 2019 April Fool’s Day is celebrated as a day of jokes and trickery on April 1 in Ukraine.
Orthodox Easter Day
Sunday, April 28, 2019 Easter is both a religious and a national holiday in Ukraine. The Easter date is based on the Orthodox Christian church’s calendar.
Orthodox Easter Day holiday
Monday, April 29, 2019 Orthodox Easter Day holiday is a national holiday and Orthodox holiday in Ukraine
Labor Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Labor Day is a public holiday across the Ukraine, celebrated on or around May 1 each year.
Victory Day / Memorial Day
Thursday, May 9, 2019 Victory Day in Ukraine is celebrated as a public holiday on May 9 to commemorate the defeat of the Nazis in the Second World War.
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 12, 2019 Mother’s Day is observed in Ukraine on the second Sunday in May each year.
Europe Day
Saturday, May 18, 2019 Europe Day is observed in Ukraine on the third weekend in May.
Kiev Day
Sunday, May 26, 2019 Kiev Day is observed in Ukraine’s capital city, Kiev (or Kyiv), on the last weekend in May.
Orthodox Pentecost
Sunday, June 16, 2019 Holy Trinity Day, or Triytsya in Ukrainian, is celebrated widely in Ukraine and is a day off work for Ukrainians.
Orthodox Pentecost holiday
Monday, June 17, 2019 Holy Trinity Day, or Triytsya in Ukrainian, is celebrated widely in Ukraine and is a day off work for Ukrainians.
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in Ukraine (Kyiv)
Constitution Day
Friday, June 28, 2019 Ukraine’s Constitution Day is a public holiday on June 28 to celebrate the country’s constitution.
Kupala Night
Sunday, July 7, 2019 Kupala Night is celebrated in Ukraine on July 7 each year.
Navy Day
Sunday, July 7, 2019 Navy Day is a national Ukrainian observance that is celebrated on the last Sunday in July each year.
Family Day
Monday, July 8, 2019 Family Day is an observance celebrated in Ukraine on July 8 each year.
Baptism of Kyivan Rus
Sunday, July 28, 2019 Baptism of Kyivan Rus is a observance in Ukraine
Independence Day
Saturday, August 24, 2019 Ukraine’s Independence Day is annually celebrated on August 24 to mark the anniversary of the country’s declaration of independence in 1991.
Independence Day observed
Monday, August 26, 2019 Ukraine’s Independence Day is annually celebrated on August 24 to mark the anniversary of the country’s declaration of independence in 1991.
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in Ukraine (Kyiv)
Teacher's Day
Sunday, October 6, 2019 Teacher’s Day in Ukraine is a special day dedicated to teachers on the first Sunday in October.
Defenders' Day
Monday, October 14, 2019 Defenders’ Day is a national Ukrainian holiday that celebrates local heroes and supports nationalism.
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, October 27, 2019 Daylight Saving Time ends in Ukraine
Cultural Workers and Folk Artists Day
Saturday, November 9, 2019 Many Ukrainians celebrate Cultural Workers and Folk Artists Day on the third Sunday in May.
Dignity and Freedom Day
Thursday, November 21, 2019 Dignity and Freedom Day is a national Ukrainian holiday that celebrates the country's dignity and freedom.
Army Day
Friday, December 6, 2019 Army Day in Ukraine is a special annual observance dedicated to the nation’s armed forces on December 6.
St. Nicholas Day
Thursday, December 19, 2019 St. Nicholas Day is a observance and Orthodox holiday in Ukraine
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in Ukraine (Kyiv)
Catholic Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.