According to the Law of Ukraine, in cases where a public holiday falls on the weekend (Saturday or Sunday), the weekend is extended by one day.
Red marks the official holidays wich are days off.
Brown marks the official holidays which are working days.
Green marks the celebrations, which change date.
• Snizhne Day in the Donetsk region. The city was founded in 1784.
• Ukraine's first large scale cinema was opened in Kyiv (1964).
• Knowledge Day (since 1980).
• The national Ukrainian currency hryvnia was introduced (1996).