Sweden has a total of 34 holidays in 2024. 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
Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Twelfth Night
Friday, January 5, 2024 Twelfth Night is a de facto half holiday in Sweden
Saturday, January 6, 2024 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
Wednesday, February 14, 2024 February 14 is Valentine's Day or Saint Valentine's Feast. The day of love owes its origins to ancient Roman and European Christian traditions.
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2024 March Equinox in Sweden (Stockholm)
Good Friday
Friday, March 29, 2024 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday
Saturday, March 30, 2024 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, March 31, 2024 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 31, 2024 Daylight Saving Time starts in Sweden
Easter Monday
Monday, April 1, 2024 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Walpurgis Night
Tuesday, April 30, 2024 Walpurgis Night is a de facto half holiday in Sweden
May 1st
Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Ascension Day
Thursday, May 9, 2024 Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.
Whit Saturday
Saturday, May 18, 2024 Whit Saturday is a de facto holiday in Sweden
Whit Sunday
Sunday, May 19, 2024 Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 26, 2024 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
National day
Thursday, June 6, 2024 National day is a public holiday in Sweden
June Solstice
Thursday, June 20, 2024 June Solstice in Sweden (Stockholm)
Midsummer Eve
Friday, June 21, 2024 Midsummer Eve is a de facto and bank holiday in Sweden
Midsummer Day
Saturday, June 22, 2024 Midsummer Day is a public holiday in Sweden
September Equinox
Sunday, September 22, 2024 September Equinox in Sweden (Stockholm)
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, October 27, 2024 Daylight Saving Time ends in Sweden
All Saints' Eve
Friday, November 1, 2024 All Saints' Eve is a de facto half holiday in Sweden
All Saints' Day
Saturday, November 2, 2024 Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Father's Day
Sunday, November 10, 2024 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
First Advent Sunday
Sunday, December 1, 2024 The first Sunday of Advent marks the beginning of the Christian year.
Second Advent Sunday
Sunday, December 8, 2024 Second Advent Sunday is a observance and Christian holiday in Sweden
Third Advent Sunday
Sunday, December 15, 2024 Third Advent Sunday is a observance and Christian holiday in Sweden
December Solstice
Saturday, December 21, 2024 December Solstice in Sweden (Stockholm)
Fourth Advent Sunday
Sunday, December 22, 2024 Fourth Advent Sunday is a observance and Christian holiday in Sweden
Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 24, 2024 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Thursday, December 26, 2024 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Sweden
New Year's Eve
Tuesday, December 31, 2024 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
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