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Ukrainians love celebrating holidays. Where we once strictly observed only Soviet holidays, we now mark Orthodox religious holidays and have joyfully accepted new Western holidays like St. Valentine's day and Halloween. Please read more about the Ukrainian holidays and get the feeling of them.

Winter holidays:

18 Dec St. Nicholas Day

24 DecCatholic Christmas

1 Jan New Year day

7 Jan Orthodox Christmas Day

13 Jan Old New Year Day

25 Jan Tatiana's Day

14 Feb St. Valentine Day

Spring holidays:

8 Mar Women's Day

1 Apr April Fool's Day

Apr Orthodox Easter Day

1-2 May May Day

9 May Victory Day

Summer holidays:

June Holy Trinity Day

15 Jun Orthodox Pentecost

28 Jun Constitution Day

24 Aug Ukrainian Independence Day

Autumn holidays:

1 Sep Knowledge Day

31 Oct Halloween