Ukraine has a total of 39 holidays in 2020. 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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Holiday Date
New Year's Day
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.
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Orthodox Christmas Day
Christmas Day is a public holiday in Ukraine on January 7, a date based on the Orthodox Christian Church’s calendar.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Orthodox New Year
The Orthodox New Year, also known as the Old New Year, is observed on January 14 in Ukraine.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Ukrainian Unity Day
Unity Day is a Ukrainian observance that commemorates the Treaty of Unity signed on January 22, 1919.
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Tatiana Day
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.
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Valentine's Day
Many Ukrainians celebrate Valentine’s Day as a romantic day on February 14.
Friday, February 14, 2020
International Women's Day
International Women’s Day is a public holiday in Ukraine, celebrated on or around March 8 each year.
Sunday, March 8, 2020
International Women's Day observed
International Women’s Day is a public holiday in Ukraine, celebrated on or around March 8 each year.
Monday, March 9, 2020
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 29, 2020
April Fools
April Fool’s Day is celebrated as a day of jokes and trickery on April 1 in Ukraine.
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Orthodox Easter Day
Easter is both a religious and a national holiday in Ukraine. The Easter date is based on the Orthodox Christian church’s calendar.
Sunday, April 19, 2020
Orthodox Easter Day holiday
Monday, April 20, 2020
Labor Day
Labor Day is a public holiday across the Ukraine, celebrated on or around May 1 each year.
Friday, May 1, 2020
Victory Day / Memorial Day
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.
Saturday, May 9, 2020
Mother's Day
Mother’s Day is observed in Ukraine on the second Sunday in May each year.
Sunday, May 10, 2020
Victory Day / Memorial Day observed
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.
Monday, May 11, 2020
Europe Day
Europe Day is observed in Ukraine on the third weekend in May.
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Kiev Day
Kiev Day is observed in Ukraine’s capital city, Kiev (or Kyiv), on the last weekend in May.
Sunday, May 31, 2020
Orthodox Pentecost
Holy Trinity Day, or Triytsya in Ukrainian, is celebrated widely in Ukraine and is a day off work for Ukrainians.
Sunday, June 7, 2020
Orthodox Pentecost holiday
Holy Trinity Day, or Triytsya in Ukrainian, is celebrated widely in Ukraine and is a day off work for Ukrainians.
Monday, June 8, 2020
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Constitution Day
Ukraine’s Constitution Day is a public holiday on June 28 to celebrate the country’s constitution.
Sunday, June 28, 2020
Constitution Day observed
Ukraine’s Constitution Day is a public holiday on June 28 to celebrate the country’s constitution.
Monday, June 29, 2020
Navy Day
Navy Day is a national Ukrainian observance that is celebrated on the last Sunday in July each year.
Sunday, July 5, 2020
Kupala Night
Kupala Night is celebrated in Ukraine on July 7 each year.
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Family Day
Family Day is an observance celebrated in Ukraine on July 8 each year.
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Baptism of Kyivan Rus
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Independence Day
Ukraine’s Independence Day is annually celebrated on August 24 to mark the anniversary of the country’s declaration of independence in 1991.
Monday, August 24, 2020
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Teacher's Day
Teacher’s Day in Ukraine is a special day dedicated to teachers on the first Sunday in October.
Sunday, October 4, 2020
Defenders' Day
Defenders’ Day is a national Ukrainian holiday that celebrates local heroes and supports nationalism.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, October 25, 2020
Cultural Workers and Folk Artists Day
Many Ukrainians celebrate Cultural Workers and Folk Artists Day on the third Sunday in May.
Monday, November 9, 2020
Dignity and Freedom Day
Dignity and Freedom Day is a national Ukrainian holiday that celebrates the country's dignity and freedom.
Saturday, November 21, 2020
Army Day
Army Day in Ukraine is a special annual observance dedicated to the nation’s armed forces on December 6.
Sunday, December 6, 2020
St. Nicholas Day
Saturday, December 19, 2020
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020
Catholic Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Friday, December 25, 2020