Observances 2020

Albania

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

American Samoa

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance

Andorra

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance

Angola

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 25 Tuesday Carnival Observance
April 4 Saturday Peace Day Observance

Argentina

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
April 24 Friday Action Day for Tolerance and Respect between People Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Armenia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 6 Thursday Translators' Day Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 20 Thursday Feast of Saint Vartan Observance
April 7 Tuesday Motherhood and Beauty Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 8 Friday Congress Observance
June 1 Monday Children's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
September 1 Tuesday Knowledge and Literature Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 7 Monday Spitak Remembrance Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Australia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 25 Saturday Chinese New Year Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 17 Tuesday St Patrick's Day Observance
March 21 Saturday Harmony Day Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 26 Tuesday National Sorry Day Observance
July 5 Sunday First Day of NAIDOC Week Observance
September 6 Sunday Father's Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
November 29 Sunday First Sunday of Advent Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Austria

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
November 29 Sunday First Sunday Advent Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Azerbaijan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 8 Sunday Women's Day Observance
March 20 Friday Nowruz Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Bahamas

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Bahrain

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
July 30 Thursday Arafat Day Observance

Bangladesh

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 10 Friday Bangabandhu Homecoming Day Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 2 Monday National Flag Day Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Barbados

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday Old Year's Night Observance

Belarus

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Sunday Women's Day Observance
April 2 Thursday Union Day of Belarus and Russia Observance
April 12 Sunday Catholic Easter Sunday Observance
April 26 Sunday Day of Remembrance of the Chernobyl Tragedy Observance
May 10 Sunday Day of the National Emblem and Flag of Belarus Observance
June 22 Monday Remembrance Day of Victims of the Great Patriotic War Observance
July 6 Monday Kupalle (Day 1) Observance
July 7 Tuesday Kupalle (Day 2) Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Belgium

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Belize

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 25 Monday Commonwealth Day Observance

Benin

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Bermuda

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Bolivia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 2 Sunday Feast of Candelaria Observance
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 19 Thursday Father Day Observance
March 23 Monday Day of the sea Observance
April 12 Sunday Children´s Day Observance
October 12 Monday Indigenous Resistance´s Day Observance

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Botswana

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Brazil

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 22 Saturday Carnival Saturday Observance
February 23 Sunday Carnival Sunday Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 12 Friday Brazilian Valentine's Day Observance
August 9 Sunday Father's Day Observance
October 15 Thursday Teacher's Day Observance
November 20 Friday Black Consciousness Day Observance

British Virgin Islands

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 9 Monday Commonwealth Day Observance

Bulgaria

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 1 Saturday Day of Remembrance and Respect to Victims of the Communist Regime Observance
March 1 Sunday Baba Marta Observance
April 19 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
November 1 Sunday Revival Day Observance

Cambodia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 18 Thursday King's Mother's Birthday Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
October 23 Friday Paris Peace Agreement's Day Observance

Cameroon

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 11 Tuesday Youth Day Observance
October 1 Thursday Independence of Southern British Cameroons from UK Observance

Canada

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 25 Saturday Chinese New Year Observance
February 2 Sunday Groundhog Day Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 15 Saturday National Flag of Canada Day Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 1 Sunday St David's Day Observance
March 9 Monday Commonwealth Day Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 6 Monday National Tartan Day Observance
April 9 Thursday Vimy Ridge Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday National Aboriginal Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 29 Sunday First Sunday of Advent Observance

Cape Verde

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 1 Monday Children's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Cayman Islands

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Chad

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Chile

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

China

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 25 Saturday Chinese New Year Observance
February 8 Saturday Lantern Festival Observance
February 24 Monday Zhonghe Festival Observance
March 12 Thursday Arbor Day Observance
May 4 Monday Youth Day Observance
June 1 Monday Children's Day Observance
July 1 Wednesday CPC Founding Day Observance
July 11 Saturday Maritime Day Observance
August 25 Tuesday Double Seven Festival Observance
September 2 Wednesday Spirit Festival Observance
September 10 Thursday Teachers' Day Observance
October 25 Sunday Double Ninth Festival Observance
November 8 Sunday Journalists' Day Observance

Colombia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 8 Sunday Women´s Day Observance
March 23 Monday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 23 Thursday Language Day Observance
April 25 Saturday Children´s Day Observance
April 26 Sunday Secretaries' Day Observance
April 29 Wednesday Day of Trees Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 15 Friday Teacher´s Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
September 20 Sunday Valentine's Day Observance
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 14 Saturday Colombian Women's Day Observance
December 7 Monday Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Comoros

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 18 Wednesday Birthday of Al-koutb Said Mouhammad Cheikh Al Maarouf Observance

Costa Rica

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 19 Thursday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father´s Day Observance
August 2 Sunday Our Lady of Los Ángeles Observance
August 24 Monday National Parks´ Day Observance
September 9 Wednesday Children´s Day Observance
October 12 Monday Day of the Cultures Observance
November 22 Sunday Teacher´s Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year´s Eve Observance

Cuba

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 28 Tuesday José Martí´s Birthday Memorial Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother´s Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Curacao

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 7 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Cyprus

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Czech Republic

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 20 Friday International Francophonie Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Music Festival Observance
August 1 Saturday Parents' Day Observance
September 27 Sunday World Tourism Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Denmark

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 23 Sunday Carnival Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Dominican Republic

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 31 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
July 26 Sunday Father's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Ecuador

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival Observance
February 29 Saturday Special working day (compensation for Carnival Monday) Observance
March 7 Saturday Special working day (compensation for Carnival Tuesday) Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
July 24 Friday Simón Bolívar´s Birthday Memorial Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Egypt

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 17 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
April 18 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
August 15 Saturday Flooding of the Nile Observance
September 11 Friday Coptic New Year Observance
October 6 Tuesday Armed Forces Day Observance

El Salvador

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 16 Thursday Signing of the Peace Accords Observance
March 8 Sunday Women's Day Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
May 3 Sunday Cross Day Observance
May 7 Thursday Soldiers' Day Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 17 Wednesday Fathers' Day Observance
June 22 Monday Teachers' Day Observance
October 1 Thursday Children´s Day Observance
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Eritrea

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 8 Sunday Women's Day Observance

Estonia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance

Falkland Islands

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 10 Friday Margaret Thatcher Day Observance
August 14 Friday Falkland Day Observance

Faroe Islands

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 25 Saturday National Flag Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Finland

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
November 8 Sunday Father's Day Observance

France

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

French Guiana

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance

Gabon

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Georgia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 3 Tuesday Mothers' Day Observance
March 21 Saturday Nowruz Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Germany

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 24 Monday Shrove Monday Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 11 Wednesday St. Martin's Day Observance
November 29 Sunday First Sunday Advent Observance
December 6 Sunday Second Sunday Advent Observance
December 6 Sunday Saint Nicholas Day Observance
December 13 Sunday Third Sunday Advent Observance
December 20 Sunday Fourth Sunday Advent Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Ghana

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
December 4 Friday Farmer's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Gibraltar

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 9 Monday Commonwealth Day Observance
March 22 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Greece

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 30 Thursday The Three Holy Hierarchs Observance
April 19 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
July 24 Friday The Restoration of Democracy Observance
November 17 Tuesday Polytechneio Observance
November 21 Saturday Armed Forces Day Observance

Greenland

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Grenada

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance

Guam

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance

Guatemala

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
August 15 Saturday Assumption Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Guinea

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 10 Thursday Human Rights Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Haiti

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 31 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 28 Sunday Father's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Honduras

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 3 Monday Our Lady of Suyapa Observance
March 19 Thursday Father´s Day Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
September 10 Thursday Children´s Day Observance
September 17 Thursday Teacher´s Day Observance
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Hong Kong

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance

Hungary

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 6 Sunday Saint Nicholas Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Iceland

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 8 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance

India

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 25 Saturday Chinese New Year Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 14 Tuesday Ambedkar Jayanti Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
August 2 Sunday Friendship Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Indonesia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
November 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Iraq

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 21 Saturday Nowruz Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Ireland

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Italy

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Jamaica

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Japan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 3 Tuesday Dolls' Festival/Girls' Festival Observance
May 5 Tuesday Children's Day Observance
July 7 Tuesday Star Festival Observance
November 15 Sunday 7-5-3 Day Observance

Jordan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 21 Saturday Al Isra' wal Miraj Observance

Kazakhstan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Kenya

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Kiribati

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
August 3 Monday Youth Day Observance

Kosovo

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 15 Saturday Day of Ashakalia Observance
March 6 Friday Day of Memorial and Respect for Veterans Observance
April 8 Wednesday Day of Romas Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Observance
April 23 Thursday Day of Turks Observance
May 6 Wednesday Day of Gorans Observance
June 12 Friday Peace Day Observance
September 28 Monday Day of Bosnians Observance
November 28 Saturday Day of Albanians Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Kuwait

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Laos

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
June 1 Monday Children's Day Observance

Latvia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
September 13 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Lebanon

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 9 Monday Teachers' Day Observance
March 21 Saturday Mother's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 6 Wednesday Martyr's Day Observance
May 25 Monday Liberation and Resistance Day Observance
September 8 Tuesday Nativity of Mary Observance

Liberia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 7 Tuesday Pioneers Day Observance
February 11 Tuesday Armed Forces Day Observance

Liechtenstein

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Lithuania

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 3 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 7 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Luxembourg

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Macao

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
November 2 Monday All Soul's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Macedonia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Sunday Mothers' Day/International Women's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
September 13 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Malawi

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
October 12 Monday Mother's Day Observance

Malaysia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
November 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Malta

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Marshall Islands

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Mauritius

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Mexico

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday Day of the Holy Kings Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 18 Wednesday Oil Expropriation Day Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 30 Thursday Children's Day Observance
May 5 Tuesday Battle of Puebla Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 15 Friday Teacher's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
September 15 Tuesday Shout of Dolores Observance
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 22 Sunday Christ the King Day Observance
December 28 Monday Day of the Holy Innocents Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Micronesia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
October 24 Saturday United Nations Day Observance

Moldova

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Sunday Martisor (first day of spring) Observance
April 27 Monday State Flag Day Observance
May 24 Sunday Dniester Day Observance
June 1 Monday International Children's Day Observance
June 5 Friday World Environment Day Observance
August 31 Monday Language Day Observance
October 3 Saturday Wine Day (Day 1) Observance
October 4 Sunday Wine Day (Day 2) Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Monaco

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Mongolia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Sunday Patriots' Day Observance
March 18 Wednesday Soldiers' Day Observance
April 7 Tuesday Health Day Observance
April 26 Sunday Intellectual Property Day Observance
July 10 Friday Political Flag Day Observance
August 25 Tuesday Youth's Day Observance
September 10 Thursday Repression Victims' Day Observance
October 1 Thursday Elders' Day Observance
October 29 Thursday Capital City Day Observance
November 26 Thursday Republic's Day Observance
December 10 Thursday Human Rights Day Observance

Montenegro

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Morocco

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
August 21 Friday Youth Day Observance

Mozambique

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
September 25 Friday Armed Forces Day Observance

Netherlands

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 5 Saturday St Nicholas' Eve/Sinterklaas Observance
December 6 Sunday St Nicholas' Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

New Caledonia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

New Zealand

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 1 Wednesday April Fools Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
September 6 Sunday Father's Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Nicaragua

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 30 Saturday Mothers' Day Observance
August 1 Saturday Santo Domingo Celebrations Start Observance
August 10 Monday Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations Observance
October 12 Monday Indigenous Resistance Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year´s Eve Observance

Niger

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Nigeria

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 8 Sunday Women's Day Observance
May 27 Wednesday Children's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

North Korea

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
November 14 Saturday Mother's Day Observance

North Korea

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
November 14 Saturday Mother's Day Observance

Norway

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 9 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 23 Sunday Carnival Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
May 30 Saturday Pentecost Eve Observance
June 24 Wednesday St. John's day Observance
October 24 Saturday United Nations Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 8 Sunday Father's Day Observance
November 29 Sunday First Sunday Advent Observance
December 6 Sunday Second Sunday Advent Observance
December 13 Sunday Third Sunday Advent Observance
December 20 Sunday Fourth Sunday Advent Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Pakistan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
September 6 Sunday Defence Day Observance
November 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Palau

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 15 Sunday Youth Day Observance

Panama

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 22 Saturday Carnival Observance
February 23 Sunday Carnival Observance
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Paraguay

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Peru

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 24 Wednesday Inti Raymi Day Observance
June 24 Wednesday Farmer Day Observance
September 24 Thursday Armed Forces Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Philippines

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Poland

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
May 26 Tuesday Mother's Day Observance
June 23 Tuesday Father's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Portugal

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Puerto Rico

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Qatar

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Republic of the Congo

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Romania

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 19 Wednesday Constantin Brancusi Day Observance
February 24 Monday Dragobete Observance
March 1 Sunday M?r?i?or Observance
May 3 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 10 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 1 Monday Children's Day Observance
July 29 Wednesday National Anthem Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Russia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 14 Tuesday Old New Year Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance

Rwanda

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
August 15 Saturday Assumption Day Observance

Samoa

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 11 Monday Mother's Day Observance
August 10 Monday Father's Day Observance

San Marino

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Saudi Arabia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 27 Wednesday Eid-al-Fitr Holiday (public sector only) Observance
May 28 Thursday Eid-al-Fitr Holiday (public sector only) Observance
May 29 Friday Eid-al-Fitr Holiday (public sector only) Observance
August 20 Thursday Muharram (Muslim New Year) Observance

Senegal

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Serbia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 27 Monday Spirituality Day/St Sava's Day Observance
April 22 Wednesday Holocaust Remembrance Day Observance
June 28 Sunday St Vitus Day Observance
October 21 Wednesday World War II Victims Remembrance Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Singapore

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 15 Saturday Total Defense Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 18 Monday International Museum Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
July 1 Wednesday Singapore Armed Forces Day Observance
July 21 Tuesday Racial Harmony Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Slovakia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 25 Wednesday Struggle for Human Rights Day Observance
April 13 Monday Unfairly Prosecuted Persons Day Observance
May 4 Monday Anniversary of the Decease of M. R. ?tefánika Observance
June 7 Sunday Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation Observance
July 5 Sunday Foreign Slovaks Day Observance
August 4 Tuesday Matice Slovenska Day Observance
September 9 Wednesday Day of the Victims of Holocaust and of racial violence Observance
September 19 Saturday Foundation of the Slovak National Council Day Observance
October 6 Tuesday Dukla Pass Victims Day Observance
October 27 Tuesday ?ernová Tragedy Day Observance
October 28 Wednesday Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State Observance
October 29 Thursday Birth of ?udovít ?túr Day Observance
October 30 Friday Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation Observance
December 30 Wednesday Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province Observance

Slovenia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
August 17 Monday Slovenians in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation Day Observance
September 15 Tuesday Restoration of Primorska to the Motherland Day Observance
October 25 Sunday Sovereignty Day Observance
November 23 Monday Rudolf Maister Day Observance

Somalia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
June 26 Friday Independence of British Somaliland Observance

South Africa

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 21 Saturday Human Rights Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 16 Tuesday Youth Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
July 18 Saturday Nelson Mandela Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

South Korea

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 5 Sunday Arbor Day Observance
May 5 Tuesday Children's Day Observance
May 8 Friday Parents' Day Observance
October 1 Thursday Armed Forces Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

South Sudan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Spain

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday Feast of the Holy Family Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
May 3 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
May 31 Sunday Whit Sunday/Pentecost Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Sri Lanka

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Swaziland

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 25 Saturday National Flag Day Observance

Sweden

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 30 Saturday Pentecost Eve Observance
May 31 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
November 8 Sunday Father's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Switzerland

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 19 Thursday Saint Joseph's Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 20 Monday Sechseläuten Observance
September 12 Saturday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 13 Sunday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 14 Monday Knabenschiessen Observance
September 20 Sunday Swiss federal fast Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Syria

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 21 Saturday Mothers' Day Observance

Taiwan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 4 Tuesday Farmer's Day Observance
February 8 Saturday Lantern Festival Observance
February 8 Saturday Tourism Day Observance
February 24 Monday Earth God's Birthday Observance
March 8 Sunday Women's Day Observance
March 12 Thursday Kuan Yin's Birthday Observance
March 12 Thursday Arbor Day Observance
March 29 Sunday Youth Day Observance
April 4 Saturday Children's Day Observance
April 7 Tuesday God of Medicine's Birthday Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 15 Wednesday Matsu's Birthday Observance
May 4 Monday Literary Day Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 3 Wednesday Opium Suppression Movement Day Observance
July 3 Friday Kuan Kung's Birthday Observance
July 3 Friday Chen Huang's Birthday Observance
August 8 Saturday Father's Day Observance
August 25 Tuesday Chi Hsi Festival Observance
September 2 Wednesday Ghost Festival Observance
September 3 Thursday Armed Forces Day Observance
September 28 Monday Teachers' Day Observance
October 21 Wednesday Overseas Chinese Day Observance
October 25 Sunday Double Ninth Day Observance
October 25 Sunday Taiwan's Retrocession Day Observance
November 12 Thursday Sun Yat-sen's Birthday Observance
November 29 Sunday Saisiat Festival Observance
December 21 Monday D?ngzhì Festival Observance

Tanzania

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance

Thailand

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 11 Saturday National Children's Day Observance
January 16 Thursday Teachers' Day Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
August 12 Wednesday Mother's Day Observance
December 5 Saturday Father's Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Trinidad and Tobago

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
November 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Tunisia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
August 13 Thursday Women's and Family Day Observance

Turkey

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
November 10 Tuesday Ataturk Memorial Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Turkmenistan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 5 Sunday A Drop of Water - A grain of Gold Observance
April 26 Sunday Turkmen Racing Horse Festival Observance
May 24 Sunday Carpet Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Galla Bayramy (Wheat Harvest Festival) Observance
August 9 Sunday Turkmen Melon Day Observance
September 13 Sunday Day of the Workers in the Energy Sector Observance
September 13 Sunday Turkmen Bakhshi Day Observance
November 7 Saturday Health Day Observance
December 6 Sunday Good Neighborliness Day Observance

Turks and Caicos Islands

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 9 Monday Commonwealth Day Observance

Tuvalu

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 9 Monday Commonwealth Day Observance
August 3 Monday National Children's Day Observance

Uganda

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 3 Wednesday Martyr's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Ukraine

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 22 Wednesday Ukrainian Unity Day Observance
January 25 Saturday Tatiana Day Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
April 1 Wednesday April Fools Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 24 Sunday Cultural Workers and Folk Artists Day Observance
May 31 Sunday Kiev Day Observance
July 7 Tuesday Kupala Night Observance
October 4 Sunday Teacher's Day Observance
October 14 Wednesday Defenders' Day Observance
November 21 Saturday Dignity and Freedom Day Observance

United Arab Emirates

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
July 22 Wednesday Hajj season begins Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

United Kingdom

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 25 Saturday Chinese New Year Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
March 1 Sunday St. David's Day Observance
March 17 Tuesday St Patrick's Day Observance
March 22 Sunday Mothering Sunday Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 23 Thursday Shakespeare Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 5 Thursday Guy Fawkes Day Observance
November 8 Sunday Remembrance Sunday Observance
November 14 Saturday Diwali/Deepavali Observance
November 29 Sunday First Sunday of Advent Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

United States

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 13 Monday Stephen Foster Memorial Day Observance
January 25 Saturday Chinese New Year Observance
January 29 Wednesday Kansas Day Observance
February 1 Saturday National Freedom Day Observance
February 2 Sunday Groundhog Day Observance
February 7 Friday National Wear Red Day Observance
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Sunday St. David's Day Observance
March 2 Monday Read Across America Day Observance
March 6 Friday Employee Appreciation Day Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
April 6 Monday National Tartan Day Observance
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 13 Monday Thomas Jefferson's Birthday Observance
April 14 Tuesday National Library Workers' Day Observance
April 15 Wednesday Tax Day Observance

United States Minor Outlying Islands

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
July 4 Saturday American Independence Day Observance
July 27 Monday Hurricane Supplication Day Observance
October 12 Monday Virgin Islands - Puerto Rico Friendship Day (Columbus Day) Observance
October 25 Sunday Hurricane Thanksgiving Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Uruguay

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
May 18 Monday Battle of Las Piedras Observance
October 12 Monday Columbus Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Uzbekistan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 21 Saturday Nowruz Observance

Vanuatu

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
July 24 Friday Children's Day Observance

Vatican

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Venezuela

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday The Three Wise Men Day Observance
February 24 Monday Carnival Observance
February 25 Tuesday Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Observance
April 5 Sunday Palm Sunday Observance
August 3 Monday Flag´s Day Observance
August 4 Tuesday National Guard´s Day Observance
September 11 Friday Our Lady of Coromoto Observance
October 12 Monday Indigenous Resistance´s Day Observance
November 27 Friday Aviation Day Observance
December 31 Thursday New Year´s Eve Observance

Vietnam

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
June 28 Sunday Vietnamese Family Day Observance
October 20 Tuesday Vietnamese Women's Day Observance
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 31 Thursday International New Year's Eve Observance

Zambia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 12 Thursday Youth Day Observance
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance

Zimbabwe

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance