When is Father’s Day

Father’s Day falls on different dates throughout the world.

Father’s Day in the UK, USA and Canada

In the UK, America and Canada the date of Father’s Day falls on the third Sunday in June each year.

Father’s Day 2015 is Sunday 21 June 2015.

Father’s Day in Australia and New Zealand

In Australia and New Zealand the date of Father’s Day falls on the first Sunday in September every year.

Father’s Day 2015 is Sunday 6 September 2015.

Father’s Day 2015 to 2020

In the UK, America and Canada the date of Father’s Day is:

Sunday 21 June 2015
Sunday 19 June 2016
Sunday 18 June 2017
Sunday 17 June 2018
Sunday 16 June 2019
Sunday 21 June 2020

What is Father’s Day?

Father’s Day complements Mother’s Day and celebrates fatherhood, whilst also honouring and commemorating our fathers and forefathers.

The date of Father’s Day may be different throughout the world, but celebratory activities remain similar. Fathers are given cards and gifts and treated to a day of family activities.