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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?

Mother's Day is on Sunday, May 26, 2019 and most businesses follow regular Sunday opening hours in Sweden.

Gift boxes and pink rose.
Flowers and other gifts are given to mothers on Mother's Day.
Flowers and other gifts are given to mothers on Mother's Day.

About Mother's Day

Read more about Mother's Day.

Mother's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010SunMay 30Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2011SunMay 29Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2012SunMay 27Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2013SunMay 26Mother's DayDe facto holiday
2014SunMay 25Mother's DayDe facto holiday
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

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