Sweden has a total of 34 holidays in 2022. 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
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Twelfth Night
Wednesday, January 5, 2022 Twelfth Night is a de facto half holiday in Sweden
Epiphany
Thursday, January 6, 2022 Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.
Valentine's Day
Monday, February 14, 2022 Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Sweden (Stockholm)
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 27, 2022 Daylight Saving Time starts in Sweden
Good Friday
Friday, April 15, 2022 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday
Saturday, April 16, 2022 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 17, 2022 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 18, 2022 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Walpurgis Night
Saturday, April 30, 2022 Walpurgis Night is a de facto half holiday in Sweden
May 1st
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Ascension Day
Thursday, May 26, 2022 Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 29, 2022 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Whit Saturday
Saturday, June 4, 2022 Whit Saturday is a de facto holiday in Sweden
Whit Sunday
Sunday, June 5, 2022 Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.
National day
Monday, June 6, 2022 National day is a public holiday in Sweden
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Sweden (Stockholm)
Midsummer Eve
Friday, June 24, 2022 Midsummer Eve is a de facto and bank holiday in Sweden
Midsummer Day
Saturday, June 25, 2022 Midsummer Day is a public holiday in Sweden
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Sweden (Stockholm)
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, October 30, 2022 Daylight Saving Time ends in Sweden
All Saints' Eve
Friday, November 4, 2022 All Saints' Eve is a de facto half holiday in Sweden
All Saints' Day
Saturday, November 5, 2022 Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Father's Day
Sunday, November 13, 2022 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
First Advent Sunday
Sunday, November 27, 2022 The first Sunday of Advent marks the beginning of the Christian year.
Second Advent Sunday
Sunday, December 4, 2022 Second Advent Sunday is a observance and Christian holiday in Sweden
Third Advent Sunday
Sunday, December 11, 2022 Third Advent Sunday is a observance and Christian holiday in Sweden
Fourth Advent Sunday
Sunday, December 18, 2022 Fourth Advent Sunday is a observance and Christian holiday in Sweden
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Sweden (Stockholm)
Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 24, 2022 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Monday, December 26, 2022 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Sweden
New Year's Eve
Saturday, December 31, 2022 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.