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Father's Day in Sri Lanka

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 not a public holiday. It falls on Sunday, June 17, 2018 and most businesses follow regular Sunday opening hours in Sri Lanka.

A father and his little son playing on grass.
Father's Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting.
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

Holiday currently only shown for years 2014–2018.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2014SunJun 15Father's DayObservance
2015SunJun 21Father's DayObservance
2016SunJun 19Father's DayObservance
2017SunJun 18Father's DayObservance
2018SunJun 17Father's DayObservance

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