National Holidays in Finland in 2019

Finland 2019

List of Holidays in Finland in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name English Name Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day Uudenvuodenpäivä
Sunday Epiphany Loppiainen 13th Day of Christmas
Friday Good Friday Pitkäperjantai
Monday Second Easter Day 2. pääsiäispäivä
Wednesday Vappu Vappu May Day
Sunday Mother's Day Äitienpäivä 2nd Sunday in May. Flag Day but not a public holiday
Thursday Ascension Day Helatorstai 39 days after Easter Sunday
Friday Midsummer Eve Juhannusaatto Shops remain open
Saturday Midsummer Day Juhannuspäivä
Saturday All Saints' Day Pyhäinpäivä Saturday between October 31 and November 6
Sunday Father's Day Isänpäivä 2nd Sunday in November. Flag day but not a public holiday
Friday Independence Day Itsenäisyyspäivä National Day
Tuesday Christmas Eve Jouluaatto
Wednesday Christmas Day Joulupäivä
Thursday Second Day of Christmas 2. joulupäivä


  • Holidays are observed on their calendar date.
  • If the date of a holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, then the holiday will not be moved to a weekday.