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Holidays and Observances in Sweden in 2020

Events and observations associated with the holidays we list may be canceled or otherwise affected due to measures taken to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with event organizers for details.

Holidays and Observances in Sweden in 2020

Date NameType
Jan 1WednesdayNew Year's DayPublic holiday
Jan 5SundayTwelfth NightDe facto half holiday
Jan 6MondayEpiphanyPublic holiday
Feb 14FridayValentine's DayObservance
Mar 20FridayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 29SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Apr 10FridayGood FridayPublic holiday
Apr 11SaturdayHoly SaturdayDe facto holiday
Apr 12SundayEaster SundayPublic holiday
Apr 13MondayEaster MondayPublic holiday
Apr 30ThursdayWalpurgis NightDe facto half holiday
May 1FridayMay 1stPublic holiday
May 21ThursdayAscension DayPublic holiday
May 30SaturdayWhit SaturdayDe facto holiday
May 31SundayWhit SundayPublic holiday
May 31SundayMother's DayObservance
Jun 6SaturdayNational dayPublic holiday
Jun 19FridayMidsummer EveDe facto and Bank holiday
Jun 20SaturdayMidsummer DayPublic holiday
Jun 20SaturdayJune SolsticeSeason
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 25SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Oct 30FridayAll Saints' EveDe facto half holiday
Oct 31SaturdayAll Saints' DayPublic holiday
Nov 8SundayFather's DayObservance
Nov 29SundayFirst Advent SundayObservance, Christian
Dec 6SundaySecond Advent SundayObservance, Christian
Dec 13SundayThird Advent SundayObservance, Christian
Dec 20SundayFourth Advent SundayObservance, Christian
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24ThursdayChristmas EveDe facto holiday
Dec 25FridayChristmas DayPublic holiday
Dec 26SaturdayBoxing DayPublic holiday
Dec 31ThursdayNew Year's EveDe facto and Bank holiday

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