Top events in Ukraine

May
01

Lviv’s City Day celebrations include street theatre, jazz performances, folk dance and world music, in addition to a street parade-carnival with...

May
09

On 9 May each year, thousands pay respects to the war dead by laying flowers at Kiev's eternal flame and the tomb of the Unknown Soldier. This is...

May
26

Concerts, singing and theatrical performances are held in Kiev’s main square over two days, climaxing with a firework display at 2000 on the...

Ukraine Public Holidays

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

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on the weekend are observed the following Monday. Holidays falling on Tuesday or Thursday may be observed the preceding Monday or following Friday.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
January
07
Orthodox Christmas Day
Start date:
7 January 2016
March
08
International Women's Day
Start date:
8 March 2016
May
01
Orthodox Easter Sunday
Start date:
1 May 2016
May
01
Labour Days
Start date:
1 May 2016
End date:
2 May 2016
May
09
Victory Day
Start date:
9 May 2016
June
19
Orthodox Pentecost
Start date:
19 June 2016
June
28
Constitution Day
Start date:
28 June 2016
August
24
Independence Day
Start date:
24 August 2016
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