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Father's Day in Samoa

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.


About Father's Day

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Father's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010SunJun 20Father's DayPublic Holiday
2011SunJun 19Father's DayPublic Holiday
2012SunJun 17Father's DayPublic Holiday
2013SunJun 16Father's DayPublic Holiday
2014SunJun 15Father's DayPublic Holiday
2015SunJun 21Father's DayPublic Holiday
2016SunJun 19Father's DayPublic Holiday
2017SunJun 18Father's DayPublic Holiday
2018SunJun 17Father's DayPublic Holiday
2019SunJun 16Father's DayPublic Holiday
2020SunJun 21Father's DayPublic Holiday

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