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Father's Day in Finland

Father’s Day is celebrated worldwide to recognize the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children. This day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting. Although it is celebrated on a variety of dates worldwide, many countries observe this day on the third Sunday in June.

Is Father's Day a Public Holiday?

Father's Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

A father and his little son playing on grass.

Father's Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting.

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About Father's Day

Read more about Father's Day.

Father's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunNov 8Father's DayDe facto holiday
2016SunNov 13Father's DayDe facto holiday
2017SunNov 12Father's DayDe facto holiday
2018SunNov 11Father's DayDe facto holiday
2019SunNov 10Father's DayDe facto holiday
2020SunNov 8Father's DayDe facto holiday
2021SunNov 14Father's DayDe facto holiday
2022SunNov 13Father's DayDe facto holiday
2023SunNov 12Father's DayDe facto holiday
2024SunNov 10Father's DayDe facto holiday
2025SunNov 9Father's DayDe facto holiday

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