Top events in Finland

March
31

The Reindeer Championship Races are the highlight of the reindeer racing year, held on the icy terrain of Lapland’s biggest lake, Lake Inari....

April
01

The northernmost cross country ski marathon in the world, 500 competitors race from Enontekiö in Finland to Kautokeino in Norway, both central...

April
21

This Fishing event is a series of ice fishing competitions held around the Enontekiö municipality. Travellers can tour the region, take part in...

Finland Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

2017

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2017
January
06
Epiphany
Start date:
6 January 2017
April
14
Good Friday
Start date:
14 April 2017
April
16
Easter Sunday
Start date:
16 April 2017
April
17
Easter Monday
Start date:
17 April 2017
May
01
May Day
Start date:
1 May 2017
May
25
Ascension Day
Start date:
25 May 2017
June
04
Whit Sunday
Start date:
4 June 2017
June
24
Midsummer
Start date:
24 June 2017
November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2017
December
06
Independence Day
Start date:
6 December 2017
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2017
December
26
St Stephen's Day (Tapaninpäivä)
Start date:
26 December 2017
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