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Mother's Day in Sweden

Mother’s Day is a day for many people to show their appreciation towards mothers and mother figures worldwide. It is an annual event but is held at different dates in the calendar, depending on the country.

Is Mother's Day a Public Holiday?

While Mother's Day is not an official public holiday, it is traditionally a non-working day for most employees, so many businesses are closed.

Gift boxes and pink rose.

Flowers and other gifts are given to mothers on Mother's Day.

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About Mother's Day

Read more about Mother's Day.

Mother's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunMay 31Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2016SunMay 29Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2017SunMay 28Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2018SunMay 27Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2019SunMay 26Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2020SunMay 31Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2021SunMay 30Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2022SunMay 29Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2023SunMay 28Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2024SunMay 26Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2025SunMay 25Mother's DayDe facto holiday

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