Holidays
 
 
 
 
Holidays

Learn about American holidays and other holidays around the World. Each lesson has a test to measure your reading comprehension skills.
Abraham Lincoln's Birthday
Abraham Lincoln was the sixteenth President of the United States.
April Fool's Day
Americans play small tricks on friends and strangers alike on the first of April.
Black Friday
Black Friday is the Friday following Thanksgiving Day in the United States.
Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year is an important traditional Chinese holiday.
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is celebrated on the 25th day of December.
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day.
Columbus Day
Celebration of Christopher Columbus' arrival in the Americas.
DST Begins - DST Ends
Daylight saving time (DST) is the practice of changing clocks twice a year.
Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead is celebrated throughout Mexico and around the world in other cultures.
Diwali
Diwali or the "festival of lights", is a five-day Hindu festival.
Earth Day
Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22nd to support environmental protection.
Easter Sunday
Easter is a Christian festival and holiday.
English Language Day
UN English Language Day is observed annually on April 23rd.
George Washington Birthday
George Washington was the first President of the United States.
Good Friday
Good Friday is a religious holiday observed primarily by Christians.
Groundhog Day
Groundhog Day is a holiday celebrated in the United States and Canada.
Hanukkah
Hanukkah is an eight-day Jewish holiday.
Holi
Holi is a spring festival also known as festival of colors.
Human Rights Day
Human Rights Day is celebrated annually across the world on December 10th.
International Jazz Day
International Jazz Day is a yearly event on April 30th.
Kwanzaa
The celebration honors African heritage in African-American culture.
Mardi Gras
The terms "Mardi Gras" in English refers to events of the Carnival celebrations.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday
Martin Luther King, Jr. was a leader in the American civil rights movement.
National Freedom Day
National Freedom Day is a United States holiday held on February 1st.
New Year's Day
New Year's Day is the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve is on December 31st.
Passover
Passover is an important Biblically-derived Jewish festival.
Presidents' Day
Presidents' Day is a US holiday celebrated on the third Monday in February.
Purim
Purim is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people.
Rosh Hashana
Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year.
Saint Patrick's Day
Saint Patrick's Day is a cultural and religious holiday celebrated on March 17th.
Spring Equinox
The March equinox is also considered to be the first day of Spring.
Sukkot
Sukkot is a biblical Jewish holiday.
Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a holiday in the USA and Canada when people give thanks.
Tu Bishvat
Tu Bishvat is a minor Jewish holiday and is an ecological awareness day.
United Nations Day
United Nations Day is part of United Nations Week.
Valentines Day
Valentines Day is a holiday which is celebrated in many different countries.
Veterans Day
Veterans Day is an official United States holiday.
Winter Solstice
The winter solstice is the time at which the sun is at its lowest altitude above the horizon.
World AIDS Day
World AIDS Day is observed on December 1st every year.
World Toilet Day
World Toilet Organization Day is committed to improving toilet and sanitation conditions worldwide.
World Water Day
World Water Day is observed on March 22nd.
Yom HaShoah
Yom HaShoah is known in English as Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Yom Kippur
Yom Kippur is a Jewish festival also known as the day of atonement.
World Holidays
World Holidays 2021

The following is a list of most of the important holidays observed around the World. Click here for a complete list of holidays in timeanddate.com. (opens to a new window)

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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec January
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Jan 1 New Year's Day
Jan 4 World Braille Day
Jan 6 Epiphany
Jan 7 Orthodox Christmas Day
Jan 7 International Programmers' Day
Jan 13 Stephen Foster Memorial Day
Jan 14 Orthodox New Year
Jan 17 World Religion Day
Jan 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan 18 Robert E. Lee's Birthday (Alabama, Mississippi)
Jan 18 Idaho Human Rights Day (Idaho)
Jan 18 Civil Rights Day (Arizona, New Hampshire)
Jan 19 Robert E. Lee's Birthday (Florida)
Jan 19 Confederate Heroes' Day (Texas)
Jan 20 Inauguration Day (District of Columbia)
Jan 20 Inauguration Day (DCMD*VA*)
Jan 26 International Customs Day
Jan 27 World Holocaust Victims Remembrance Day
Jan 28 Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat
Jan 29 Kansas Day
Jan 31 World Leprosy Day
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec February
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Feb 1 National Freedom Day
Feb 1 First Day of Black History Month
Feb 2 World Wetlands Day
Feb 2 Groundhog Day
Feb 4 World Cancer Day
Feb 4 Rosa Parks Day (California, Missouri)
Feb 5 National Wear Red Day
Feb 6 International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation
Feb 7 Super Bowl
Feb 11 International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Feb 11 World Day of the Sick
Feb 12 Lincoln's Birthday (CTILMONY)
Feb 12 Lincoln's Birthday (Florida)
Feb 12 Chinese New Year
Feb 13 World Radio Day
Feb 14 Valentine's Day
Feb 14 Statehood Day (Arizona)
Feb 15 Presidents' Day (Most regions)
Feb 15 Daisy Gatson Bates Day (Arkansas)
Feb 15 Susan B. Anthony's Birthday (CAFLNYWI)
Feb 16 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras (AL*FL*LAMS*)
Feb 16 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
Feb 16 Elizabeth Peratrovich Day (Alaska)
Feb 17 Ash Wednesday
Feb 20 World Day of Social Justice
Feb 21 International Mother Language Day
Feb 26 Purim
Feb 28 Linus Pauling Day (Oregon)
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec March
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Mar 1 Zero Discrimination Day
Mar 1 Self-Injury Awareness Day
Mar 1 St. David's Day
Mar 1 Casimir Pulaski Day (Illinois)
Mar 1 First Day of Women's History Month
Mar 2 Texas Independence Day (Texas)
Mar 2 Read Across America Day
Mar 2 Town Meeting Day (Vermont)
Mar 3 World Wildlife Day
Mar 5 Employee Appreciation Day
Mar 8 International Women's Day
Mar 11 Isra and Mi'raj
Mar 11 World Kidney Day
Mar 14 Daylight Saving Time starts
Mar 17 St. Patrick's Day
Mar 17 Evacuation Day (Massachusetts)
Mar 20 March Equinox
Mar 20 International Day of Happiness
Mar 21 World Day to Eliminate Racial Discrimination
Mar 21 World Poetry Day
Mar 21 International Day of Nowruz
Mar 21 World Down Syndrome Day
Mar 21 International Day of Forests
Mar 22 World Water Day
Mar 23 World Meteorological Day
Mar 24 World Tuberculosis Day
Mar 24 World Day for Truth concerning Human Rights Violations
Mar 25 Day to Remember Slavery Victims and Transatlantic Slave Trade
Mar 25 World Solidarity Day for Detained and Missing Workers
Mar 25 Maryland Day (Maryland)
Mar 26 Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day (Hawaii)
Mar 27 Earth Hour
Mar 28 Palm Sunday
Mar 28 Passover (first day)
Mar 29 Seward's Day (Alaska)
Mar 29 National Vietnam War Veterans Day
Mar 31 César Chávez Day (Many regions)
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec April
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Apr 1 Maundy Thursday
Apr 1 April Fool's Day
Apr 2 World Autism Awareness Day
Apr 2 Good Friday (Many regions)
Apr 2 Pascua Florida Day (Florida)
Apr 3 Holy Saturday
Apr 4 Last Day of Passover
Apr 4 Mine Awareness Day
Apr 4 Easter Sunday
Apr 5 Easter Monday
Apr 6 International Sport Day
Apr 6 National Tartan Day
Apr 6 National Library Workers' Day
Apr 7 United Nations' World Health Day
Apr 7 Day to Remember Rwanda Genocide Victims
Apr 8 Yom HaShoah
Apr 12 International Day of Human Space Flight
Apr 13 First Day of Ramadan
Apr 13 Thomas Jefferson's Birthday
Apr 15 Yom Ha'atzmaut
Apr 15 Tax Day
Apr 15 Father Damien Day (Hawaii)
Apr 16 Emancipation Day (District of Columbia)
Apr 18 International Day for Monuments and Sites
Apr 19 Patriot's Day (Maine, Massachusetts)
Apr 19 Boston Marathon
Apr 20 Chinese Language Day
Apr 21 San Jacinto Day (Texas)
Apr 21 Administrative Professionals Day
Apr 22 Earth Day
Apr 22 Oklahoma Day (Oklahoma)
Apr 22 Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day
Apr 23 World Book and Copyright Day
Apr 23 English Language Day
Apr 25 World Malaria Day
Apr 26 World Intellectual Property Day
Apr 26 International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day
Apr 26 Confederate Memorial Day (Mississippi)
Apr 26 Confederate Memorial Day (Alabama)
Apr 26 Confederate Heroes' Day (Florida)
Apr 26 State Holiday (Georgia)
Apr 28 World Day for Safety and Health at Work
Apr 29 Day to Remember Chemical Warfare Victims
Apr 30 Lag BaOmer
Apr 30 Orthodox Good Friday
Apr 30 International Jazz Day
Apr 30 Arbor Day (Nebraska)
Apr 30 Kentucky Oaks
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec May
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17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31  
May 1 Orthodox Holy Saturday
May 1 Kentucky Derby
May 1 Law Day
May 1 Loyalty Day
May 1 National Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Day
May 1 Lei Day (Hawaii)
May 2 Orthodox Easter
May 2 World Tuna Day
May 3 Orthodox Easter Monday
May 3 World Press Freedom Day
May 4 Kent State Shootings Remembrance (Ohio)
May 4 Rhode Island Independence Day (Rhode Island)
May 5 Cinco de Mayo
May 6 National Nurses Day
May 6 National Day of Prayer
May 7 'Truman Day' observed (Missouri)
May 7 Military Spouse Appreciation Day
May 8 Lailat al-Qadr
May 8 Time to Remember Lost Lives From World War II
May 8 World Migratory Bird Day
May 8 World Ovarian Cancer Day
May 8 Truman Day (Missouri)
May 8 Victory in Europe Day
May 9 Mother's Day
May 10 Confederate Memorial Day (South Carolina)
May 10 Confederate Memorial Day (North Carolina)
May 12 International Nurses Day
May 13 Ascension Day
May 13 Eid al-Fitr
May 14 Native American Day (Wyoming)
May 15 International Day of Families
May 15 Peace Officers Memorial Day
May 15 Armed Forces Day
May 15 Preakness Stakes
May 17 Shavuot
May 17 World Information Society Day
May 19 Emergency Medical Services for Children Day
May 20 World Autoimmune / Autoinflammatory Arthritis Day
May 21 World Day for Cultural Diversity
May 21 National Defense Transportation Day
May 22 World Biological Diversity Day
May 22 National Maritime Day
May 22 Harvey Milk Day (California)
May 23 Pentecost
May 23 International Day to End Obstetric Fistula
May 24 Whit Monday
May 25 African Liberation Day
May 25 National Missing Children's Day
May 26 Vesak Day
May 29 International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
May 30 Trinity Sunday
May 31 World No Tobacco Day
May 31 Memorial Day
May 31 Jefferson Davis' Birthday (Mississippi)
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec June
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Jun 1 Global Day of Parents
Jun 1 Statehood Day (Kentucky, Tennessee)
Jun 2 Native American Day (Arizona)
Jun 3 Corpus Christi
Jun 3 Jefferson Davis' Birthday (Florida)
Jun 4 World Day for Child Victims of Aggression
Jun 5 World Environment Day
Jun 5 Belmont Stakes
Jun 6 D-Day
Jun 7 Jefferson Davis' Birthday (Alabama)
Jun 8 World Oceans Day
Jun 11 Kamehameha Day (Hawaii)
Jun 12 World Day Against Child Labour
Jun 13 International Albinism Awareness Day
Jun 13 Bunker Hill Day (Massachusetts)
Jun 14 World Blood Donor Day
Jun 14 Army Birthday
Jun 14 Flag Day
Jun 15 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Jun 16 International Day of Family Remittances
Jun 17 World Day to Combat Desertification
Jun 19 International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
Jun 19 Juneteenth
Jun 19 Juneteenth (New Jersey, New York)
Jun 19 Juneteenth Independence Day (Massachusetts)
Jun 19 Emancipation Day (Texas)
Jun 20 World Refugee Day
Jun 20 Father's Day
Jun 20 West Virginia Day (West Virginia)
Jun 20 American Eagle Day
Jun 20 June Solstice
Jun 21 International Day of Yoga
Jun 21 'West Virginia Day' observed (West Virginia)
Jun 23 Public Service Day
Jun 23 International Widows' Day
Jun 25 Day of the Seafarer
Jun 26 World Day against Drug Abuse and Trafficking
Jun 26 World Day to Support Torture Victims
Jun 30 International Asteroid Day
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec July
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
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Jul 3 International Day of Cooperatives
Jul 4 Independence Day
Jul 5 'Independence Day' observed
Jul 11 World Population Day
Jul 13 Nathan Bedford Forrest Day (Tennessee)
Jul 14 Bastille Day
Jul 15 World Youth Skills Day
Jul 16 Rural Transit Day
Jul 18 Tisha B'Av
Jul 18 Nelson Mandela Day
Jul 20 Eid al-Adha
Jul 23 'Pioneer Day' observed (Utah)
Jul 24 Pioneer Day (Utah)
Jul 25 Parents' Day
Jul 27 National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day
Jul 28 World Hepatitis Day
Jul 30 World Friendship Day
Jul 30 World Day against Trafficking in Persons
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec August
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
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Aug 1 Colorado Day (Colorado)
Aug 4 Coast Guard Birthday
Aug 7 Purple Heart Day
Aug 9 World Indigenous Peoples’ Day
Aug 9 Victory Day (Rhode Island)
Aug 10 Muharram
Aug 12 International Youth Day
Aug 13 Friday the 13th
Aug 15 Assumption of Mary
Aug 16 Bennington Battle Day (Vermont)
Aug 19 World Humanitarian Day
Aug 19 National Aviation Day
Aug 20 Statehood Day (Hawaii)
Aug 21 Senior Citizens Day
Aug 23 World Day for Slave Trade Abolition
Aug 26 Women's Equality Day
Aug 27 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day (Texas)
Aug 29 International Day against Nuclear Tests
Aug 30 World Day of Victims of Enforced Disappearance
Aug 31 International Overdose Awareness Day
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec September
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
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Sep 4 World Sexual Health Day
Sep 5 International Day of Charity
Sep 6 Labor Day
Sep 7 Rosh Hashana (Texas)
Sep 7 Rosh Hashana
Sep 8 International Literacy Day
Sep 9 California Admission Day (California)
Sep 10 World Suicide Prevention Day
Sep 11 Patriot Day
Sep 11 Carl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup Day
Sep 12 International South-South Cooperation Day
Sep 12 National Grandparents Day
Sep 13 International Programmers' Day
Sep 15 International Day of Democracy
Sep 16 World Ozone Layer Day
Sep 16 Yom Kippur
Sep 16 Yom Kippur (Texas)
Sep 17 Still's Disease Awareness Day
Sep 17 Constitution Day and Citizenship Day
Sep 17 National POW/MIA Recognition Day
Sep 18 Air Force Birthday
Sep 18 National CleanUp Day
Sep 21 First Day of Sukkot
Sep 21 International Day of Peace
Sep 22 September Equinox
Sep 22 Emancipation Day (Ohio)
Sep 23 World Maritime Day
Sep 23 International Celebrate Bisexuality Day
Sep 24 Native American Day (California, Nevada)
Sep 24 American Indian Heritage Day (Montana, Texas)
Sep 24 Michigan Indian Day (Michigan)
Sep 26 World Day to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons
Sep 26 Gold Star Mother's Day
Sep 27 Last Day of Sukkot
Sep 27 World Tourism Day
Sep 27 American Indian Day (Tennessee)
Sep 28 Shmini Atzeret
Sep 28 World Rabies Day
Sep 29 Simchat Torah
Sep 29 World Heart Day
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec October
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Oct 1 International Day of Older Persons
Oct 1 World Vegetarian Day
Oct 2 International Day of Non-Violence
Oct 4 Feast of St Francis of Assisi
Oct 4 World Habitat Day
Oct 4 Frances Xavier Cabrini (Colorado)
Oct 4 Child Health Day
Oct 5 World Teachers' Day
Oct 6 World Cerebral Palsy Day
Oct 9 World Post Day
Oct 9 Leif Erikson Day
Oct 10 World Mental Health Day
Oct 11 International Day of the Girl Child
Oct 11 Columbus Day (Many regions)
Oct 11 Columbus Day
Oct 11 Fraternal Day (Alabama)
Oct 11 Yorktown Victory Day (Virginia)
Oct 11 Discoverers’ Day (Hawaii)
Oct 11 Native American Day (Oklahoma, South Dakota)
Oct 11 Indigenous People's Day (Many regions)
Oct 11 Indigenous People's Day (Most regions)
Oct 11 American Indian Heritage Day (Alabama)
Oct 13 World Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
Oct 13 Navy Birthday
Oct 14 World Sight Day
Oct 15 International Day of Rural Women
Oct 15 White Cane Safety Day
Oct 15 Boss's Day
Oct 16 World Food Day
Oct 16 Sweetest Day (Many regions)
Oct 17 World Day for Poverty Eradication
Oct 18 Alaska Day (Alaska)
Oct 19 The Prophet's Birthday
Oct 24 United Nations Day
Oct 24 World Development Information Day
Oct 27 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
Oct 29 World Stroke Day
Oct 29 Nevada Day (Nevada)
Oct 31 World Cities Day
Oct 31 Halloween
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec November
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Nov 1 All Saints' Day
Nov 1 World Vegan Day
Nov 2 All Souls' Day
Nov 2 International Day to End Impunity
Nov 2 Election Day
Nov 2 Election Day (Virginia)
Nov 4 Diwali/Deepavali
Nov 6 World Day to Protect the Environment in War
Nov 7 Daylight Saving Time ends
Nov 7 New York City Marathon
Nov 10 World Science Day
Nov 10 Marine Corps Birthday
Nov 11 Veterans Day
Nov 12 World Pneumonia Day
Nov 14 World Diabetes Day
Nov 16 International Day for Tolerance
Nov 17 World Prematurity Day
Nov 18 World Philosophy Day
Nov 19 World Toilet Day
Nov 19 International Men's Day
Nov 20 Universal Children's Day
Nov 20 Africa Industrialization Day
Nov 21 World Day for Road Traffic Victims
Nov 21 World Television Day
Nov 25 World Day to Eliminate Violence on Women
Nov 25 Thanksgiving Day
Nov 26 State Holiday (Georgia)
Nov 26 Presidents' Day (New Mexico)
Nov 26 Lincoln's Birthday/Lincoln's Day (Indiana)
Nov 26 Day After Thanksgiving (Many regions)
Nov 26 Family Day (Nevada)
Nov 26 Acadian Day (Louisiana)
Nov 26 Black Friday
Nov 26 American Indian Heritage Day (Maryland)
Nov 26 Native American Heritage Day (Washington)
Nov 26 Native American Heritage Day
Nov 28 First Sunday of Advent
Nov 29 Chanukah/Hanukkah (first day)
Nov 29 World Solidarity Day with Palestinian People
Nov 29 Cyber Monday
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec December
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Dec 1 World AIDS Day
Dec 1 Rosa Parks Day (Ohio, Oregon)
Dec 1 Rosa Parks Day (Alabama)
Dec 2 World Day for Slavery Abolition
Dec 3 World Day for Persons with Disabilities
Dec 5 International Volunteer Day
Dec 5 World Soil Day
Dec 6 Last Day of Chanukah
Dec 6 St Nicholas Day
Dec 7 International Civil Aviation Day
Dec 7 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Dec 8 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Dec 9 International Anti-Corruption Day
Dec 9 World Genocide Commemoration Day
Dec 10 Human Rights Day
Dec 11 International Mountain Day
Dec 12 Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Dec 13 National Guard Birthday
Dec 15 Bill of Rights Day
Dec 17 Pan American Aviation Day
Dec 17 Wright Brothers Day
Dec 18 International Migrants Day
Dec 18 Arabic Language Day
Dec 20 International Human Solidarity Day
Dec 21 December Solstice
Dec 24 'Christmas Day' day off
Dec 24 Christmas Eve
Dec 24 Christmas Eve (Many regions)
Dec 25 Christmas Day
Dec 26 Kwanzaa (first day)
Dec 26 Day After Christmas Day (KSNCSCTX)
Dec 31 'New Year's Day' day off
Dec 31 New Year's Eve
Dec 31 New Year's Eve (LAMIWI)
Monthly Observances
Monthly Observances

The following are a few of the notable month long, mostly American observances used by various governments, groups and organizations to raise awareness of an issue, commemorate a group or event, or celebrate something. Click here for a complete list of monthly observances in Wikipedia. (opens to a new window)
  • January
  • National Mentoring Month
  • Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month
  • February
  • Black History Month
  • National Bird-Feeding Month
  • March
  • Women's History Month
  • Youth Art Month
  • April
  • Arab American Heritage Month
  • Jazz Appreciation Month
  • Mathematics Awareness Month
  • National Child Abuse Prevention Month
  • National Poetry Month
  • National Volunteer Month
  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month
  • May
  • Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
  • Jewish American Heritage Month
  • Mental Health Awareness Month
  • National Bike Month
  • National Pet Month
  • June
  • African-American Music Appreciation Month
  • LGBT Pride Month
  • National Safety Month
  • July
  • National Ice Cream Month
  • August
  • Fun Easy English Month....lol
  • September
  • National Hispanic Heritage Month
  • National Yoga Month
  • October
  • Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month
  • LGBT History Month
  • National Arts & Humanities Month
  • National Bullying Prevention Month
  • National Hispanic Heritage Month
  • National Pizza Month
  • November
  • National Novel Writing Month
  • Native American Indian/Alaska Native Heritage Month
  • December
  • Fun Easy English Month Again....lol