Holidays in Ukraine

Holidays are often celebrated for several days, depending on when the holiday falls. For example, if a holiday falls on Thursday, then Friday and Saturday may also be holidays. If a holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, then Monday is considered a holiday as well.

January 1 New Year’s Day

January 7 Orthodox Christmas

March 8 Women’s Day

Easter is celebrated on a Sunday and Monday in the spring, according to the calendar; after Passover.

May 1,2 Labor Days

May 9 Victory Day

June 7 Trinity Day

June 28 Constitution Day

August 24 Ukrainian Independence Day