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General store opening hours

Stores are usually open Monday through Saturday at approximately 8:00 - 21:00.Some stores and shopping centres are also open on Sundays. Opening hours vary between shops and shopping chains.

Finnish holidays

- 1st of January, New Year´s day
- 6th of January, Epiphany
- Varying Friday, Good Friday (Friday before Easter Sunday)
- Varying Sunday, Easter Sunday
- Varying Monday, Easter Monday (the day after Easter Sunday)
- 1st of May, May Day
- Varying Thursday, Ascension Day (40 days after Easter)
- Varying Sunday, Whit Sunday (20 days after Easter)
- Friday between the dates 19th and 25th of June Midsummer Eve (unofficial)
- Saturday between the dates 20th and 26th of June Midsummer Day
- Saturday between the 31st of October and 6th of November All Saints´ Day (All Saints´ Day on the 1st of November, All Souls´ Day on the 2nd of November)
- 6th of December, Independence Day
- 24th of December, Christmas Eve
- 25th of December, Christmas Day
- 26th of December, Boxing day
- All Sundays, official holidays