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bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070

Full calendar of public and bank holidays of the world (and banks closures), from 1970 until 2070






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Harbin China International Ice and Snow Festival**Friday January 1, 2021Culture 
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Mannam celebration*Saturday January 2, 2021Culture 
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Admission Day (not a public holiday)*Sunday January 3, 2021Culture 
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Colonial Repression Martyrs' Day*Monday January 4, 2021Culture 
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Heroes Day*Monday January 4, 2021Culture 
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Twelfth Night*Tuesday January 5, 2021Culture 
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Flag Day*Thursday January 7, 2021Culture 
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Palm Springs International Film Festival**Thursday January 7, 2021Culture 
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Midwives' Day*Friday January 8, 2021Culture 
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Muslim pilgrimage*Friday January 8, 2021Culture 
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Peace Agreement*Saturday January 9, 2021Culture 
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Maharaja Gambhir Singh anniversary*Saturday January 9, 2021Culture 
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Children's DaySaturday January 9, 2021Culture 
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Armed Forces DaySunday January 10, 2021Culture 
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Bangabandhu Homecoming Day*Sunday January 10, 2021Culture 
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Havana Jazz Festival*Sunday January 10, 2021Culture 
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Belém Day (Belém only)Tuesday January 12, 2021Culture 
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Youth DayTuesday January 12, 2021Culture 
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Liberation Day*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Fasnacht*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Constitution Day*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Lohri*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Lohri*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Lohri*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Lohri*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Naga New Year DayThursday January 14, 2021Culture 
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Makar Sankranti/Pongal/Magh Bihu/Tusu Puja*Thursday January 14, 2021Culture 
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Arbor DayFriday January 15, 2021Culture 
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Arbor DayFriday January 15, 2021Culture 
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National Language DayFriday January 15, 2021Culture 
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Kaya State DayFriday January 15, 2021Culture 
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Rijeka Carnival**Friday January 15, 2021Culture 
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Battle Day**Sunday January 17, 2021Culture 
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Day of Judaism**Sunday January 17, 2021Culture 
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Tromso International Film Festival**Monday January 18, 2021Culture 
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St Berchtold's Day*Monday January 18, 2021Culture 
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Anniversary of Jan Palach's death*Tuesday January 19, 2021Culture 
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Foundation Day (Rio de Janeiro only)*Wednesday January 20, 2021Culture 
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Vogel Gryff*Wednesday January 20, 2021Culture 
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Literature Festival**Wednesday January 20, 2021Culture 
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Park City Sundance Film Festival**Thursday January 21, 2021Culture 
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Art Singapore**Thursday January 21, 2021Culture 
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Unity and Freedom DayFriday January 22, 2021Culture 
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Republic Day*Saturday January 23, 2021Culture 
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Foundation Day (São Paulo only)Monday January 25, 2021Culture 
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Tatiana Day*Monday January 25, 2021Culture 
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Robert Burn's night*Monday January 25, 2021Culture 
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Robert Burn's night*Monday January 25, 2021Culture 
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Opening of the World Economic Forum (Davos only)*Wednesday January 27, 2021Culture 
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Ananda Pagoda festival in Bagan*Wednesday January 27, 2021Culture 
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Tu B’ShevatWednesday January 27, 2021Culture 
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Tu B’ShevatWednesday January 27, 2021Culture 
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Santa Barbara International Film Festival*Thursday January 28, 2021Culture 
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King's Bithday*Saturday January 30, 2021Culture 
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Festival International du Film documentaire Océanien**Saturday January 30, 2021Culture 
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Surva - International Festival of the Masquerade games**Saturday January 30, 2021Culture 
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Grammy Awards**Sunday January 31, 2021Culture 
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Ash WednesdayMonday February 1, 2021Culture 
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Fiesta de la Virgen de Candelaria (lake Titicaca)Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Groundhog Day*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Groundhog Day*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Anniversary of the Tartu Peace Treaty*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Yemanjá Day**Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Day of Youth*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Constitution Day*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Festival du Niger**Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Foundation Day*Wednesday February 3, 2021Culture 
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Beginning of Spring*Wednesday February 3, 2021Culture 
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Philippine–American War Memorial Day*Thursday February 4, 2021Culture 
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Sarajevo Winter**Thursday February 4, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (first day)**Friday February 5, 2021Culture 
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Hala Festival*Friday February 5, 2021Culture 
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Chiang Mai Flower Festival*Friday February 5, 2021Culture 
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Deccan Festival**Saturday February 6, 2021Culture 
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Göteborg International Film Festival**Sunday February 7, 2021Culture 
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Mask festival*Sunday February 7, 2021Culture 
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National Press DayTuesday February 9, 2021Culture 
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Sapporo Snow Festival (Sapporo only)**Tuesday February 9, 2021Culture 
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Fenkil Day*Wednesday February 10, 2021Culture 
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Nagaur fair**Wednesday February 10, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)**Thursday February 11, 2021Culture 
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Berlin International Film Festival*Thursday February 11, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)Friday February 12, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)Friday February 12, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)Friday February 12, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (first day)*Friday February 12, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Friday February 12, 2021Culture 
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Perth International Arts Festival**Friday February 12, 2021Culture 
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Buddhist New Year - LosarFriday February 12, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)Friday February 12, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Saturday February 13, 2021Culture 
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Trifon Zarezan (Wine Day)*Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Binche Carnival**Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Mardi Gras*Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Shrove Monday*Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Shrove Monday*Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Lui-Ngai-Ni (Naga Festival)*Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Heritage Day*Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Monlam*Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Shrove Tuesday - Fasnachtdienstag*Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Carnival Tuesday (banks remain open)Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Carnival Tuesday (banks remain open)Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Carnival Tuesday (banks remain open)Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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CarnivalTuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Shrove Tuesday*Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Shrove Tuesday*Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Sartiglia**Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Al Bustan festival:**Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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CarnivalTuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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CarnivalTuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (last day)Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Ash WednesdayWednesday February 17, 2021Culture 
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Ash Wednesday*Wednesday February 17, 2021Culture 
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Ash Wednesday*Wednesday February 17, 2021Culture 
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Jaisalmer Desert Festival**Wednesday February 17, 2021Culture 
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Ash WednesdayWednesday February 17, 2021Culture 
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Carnival*Thursday February 18, 2021Culture 
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Dublin International Film Festival**Thursday February 18, 2021Culture 
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Foire du Livre de Bruxelles**Thursday February 18, 2021Culture 
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Muscat Festival*Thursday February 18, 2021Culture 
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Restoration Day**Friday February 19, 2021Culture 
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Car free dayFriday February 19, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)Friday February 19, 2021Culture 
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Monaco International Film Festival*Friday February 19, 2021Culture 
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Maggio Fiorentino**Friday February 19, 2021Culture 
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Statehood DaySaturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Chin National Day*Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Abolition of Slavery*Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Oruro's La Diablada ("Devil's Carnival")*Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Sydney New Mardi Gras**Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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International Book Festival**Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Men's Carnival*Sunday February 21, 2021Culture 
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Father of Independence Day*Tuesday February 23, 2021Culture 
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Defence of the MotherlandTuesday February 23, 2021Culture 
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Flag Day*Wednesday February 24, 2021Culture 
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Sedona International Film Festival**Wednesday February 24, 2021Culture 
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Day of Commemoration of the Victims of the Crimes Committed by Communist and other Totalitarian RegimesThursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Eve of PurimThursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Vishvakarman*Thursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Day of Mourning*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Remembrance Day*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Heritage DayFriday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Makha Bucha DayFriday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Belgrade Film Festival**Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Adelaide Festival of the Arts**Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Salsa Festival Switzerland**Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Carnival*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Lantern Festival*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Lantern Festival*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Lantern Festival*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Lantern Festival*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Lantern Festival*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Lantern Festival*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Mahamuni Festival*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (last day)**Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Fespaco Film festival**Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Horse Easter (Todorovden)*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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The Academy Awards (Oscars)*Sunday February 28, 2021Culture 
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Revival Leaders' Day**Monday November 1, 2021Culture 
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Hamilton Jackson Day*Monday November 1, 2021Culture 
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Tripuri Purnima*Thursday November 4, 2021Culture 
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Guy Fawkes Night*Friday November 5, 2021Culture 
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Guy Fawkes Night*Friday November 5, 2021Culture 
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Guy Fawkes Night*Friday November 5, 2021Culture 
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Guy Fawkes Night*Friday November 5, 2021Culture 
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Cattle Fair**Friday November 5, 2021Culture 
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National Revolution Day*Sunday November 7, 2021Culture 
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Harvest festival*Sunday November 7, 2021Culture 
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Allama Muhammad Iqbal Day*Tuesday November 9, 2021Culture 
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Arbor DayTuesday November 9, 2021Culture 
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National Day*Tuesday November 9, 2021Culture 
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St Martin's Day*Wednesday November 10, 2021Culture 
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Battle Day**Thursday November 11, 2021Culture 
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National Education Day*Thursday November 11, 2021Culture 
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St Martin's DayThursday November 11, 2021Culture 
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St Martin's DayThursday November 11, 2021Culture 
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St Martin's DayThursday November 11, 2021Culture 
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Turnip lantern procession*Thursday November 11, 2021Culture 
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Gansabhauet*Thursday November 11, 2021Culture 
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Seven-Five-Three*Monday November 15, 2021Culture 
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President's Day**Tuesday November 16, 2021Culture 
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Kartar Singh Srabha day*Tuesday November 16, 2021Culture 
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National Students’ DayWednesday November 17, 2021Culture 
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Teacher DaySaturday November 20, 2021Culture 
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Day of Dignity and Freedom**Sunday November 21, 2021Culture 
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Anniversary of the Death of President Ahmed Abdallah (click)**Friday November 26, 2021Culture 
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Algiers Agreement Day*Friday November 26, 2021Culture 
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Albanian Independence Day**Sunday November 28, 2021Culture 
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St Andrew's DayTuesday November 30, 2021Culture 
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State Inauguration DayWednesday December 1, 2021Culture 
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West Papuan National Flag Day*Wednesday December 1, 2021Culture 
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National day of Samba**Thursday December 2, 2021Culture 
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Bhopal Gas Tragedy commemoration*Friday December 3, 2021Culture 
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SinterKlaas (St Nicholas eve), non official*Sunday December 5, 2021Culture 
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Constitution DaySunday December 5, 2021Culture 
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Saint Nicholas*Monday December 6, 2021Culture 
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Kagyed DanceMonday December 6, 2021Culture 
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Earthquake Mourning**Tuesday December 7, 2021Culture 
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Houphouet Boigny Day*Tuesday December 7, 2021Culture 
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Human Rights and Peace Day*Friday December 10, 2021Culture 
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Nobel Day*Friday December 10, 2021Culture 
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Human Rights DayFriday December 10, 2021Culture 
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Pa-Togan Nengminza Sangma*Sunday December 12, 2021Culture 
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Nupi Lal*Sunday December 12, 2021Culture 
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Martyrs' Day*Monday December 13, 2021Culture 
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St. Lucia Day*Monday December 13, 2021Culture 
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St. Lucia Day*Monday December 13, 2021Culture 
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St. Lucia Day*Monday December 13, 2021Culture 
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St. Lucia Day*Monday December 13, 2021Culture 
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Nyenpa GuzomMonday December 13, 2021Culture 
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Nyenpa GuzomTuesday December 14, 2021Culture 
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Kaliady*Friday December 17, 2021Culture 
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Yalda Night*Monday December 20, 2021Culture 
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Day of the Turkish Language*Tuesday December 21, 2021Culture 
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Armed Forces Day*Tuesday December 21, 2021Culture 
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Defenders' Day*Wednesday December 22, 2021Culture 
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Anniversary of the revolution*Wednesday December 22, 2021Culture 
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Christmas EveFriday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Christmas EveFriday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Christmas EveFriday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Christmas EveFriday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Christmas EveFriday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Christmas EveFriday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Holy NightFriday December 24, 2021Culture 
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National Consumers Day*Friday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Brunnensingen der Sebastiani-BruderschaftFriday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Nüünichlingler*Friday December 24, 2021Culture 
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Constitution Day*Saturday December 25, 2021Culture 
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Mao celebration*Sunday December 26, 2021Culture 
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Kwanzaa*Sunday December 26, 2021Culture 
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April Fools DayTuesday December 28, 2021Culture 
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April Fools DayTuesday December 28, 2021Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Friday December 31, 2021Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Friday December 31, 2021Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Friday December 31, 2021Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Friday December 31, 2021Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Friday December 31, 2021Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Friday December 31, 2021Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Friday December 31, 2021Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Friday December 31, 2021Culture 
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Harbin China International Ice and Snow Festival -
Friday January 1, 2021

Culture : Www.icefestivalharbin.com/ Lasts 1 month - 2020 edition confirmed


Mannam celebration -
Saturday January 2, 2021

Culture : Mannathu Padmanabhan (January 2, 1878 - February 25, 1970) was a social reformer and a freedom fighter from the State of Kerala, India. He is recognised as the founder of the Nair Service Society, which claims to represent the Nair community that constitutes almost 14.5% of the population of the state. Padmanabhan is considered as a visionary reformer who organised the Nair community under the NSS [Wikipedia]


Admission Day (not a public holiday) -
Sunday January 3, 2021

Culture : Admitted as 49th State on Jan 3, 1959


Colonial Repression Martyrs' Day -
Monday January 4, 2021

Culture : In tribute to the outbreak of armed struggle against the Portuguese


Heroes Day -
Monday January 4, 2021

Culture : Dia do Rei Amador - King Amador is the emblematic figure of the struggle for the liberation of slaves from Portuguese colonists in the sixteenth century.


Twelfth Night -
Tuesday January 5, 2021

Culture : Epiphany - de facto half-day Holiday


Flag Day -
Thursday January 7, 2021

Culture : Italy’s distinctive flag, made of equal vertical banners of green, white, and red was just formally adopted in 1946, although variations of the theme had been used for centuries. The symbolism is pure: the green represents hope; the white, faith; and the red, charity.


Palm Springs International Film Festival -
Thursday January 7, 2021

Culture : Www.psfilmfest.org lasts 11 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Midwives' Day -
Friday January 8, 2021

Culture : 'Babinden' - of the greatest female folk festivals dedicated to the grandmas (the Bulgarian word for midwives) - women who help at birth - and young brides and women who have given birth. Rituals during this day are mainly governed by the desire to manifest honour and respect for older women who have helped young mothers at birth.


Muslim pilgrimage -
Friday January 8, 2021

Culture : Tablighi Jamaat literally the Outreach Society or the Society for Spreading Faith, is a non-political global missionary movement that focuses on urging Muslims to return to practising Islam as practiced during the lifetime of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, and particularly in matters of ritual, dress, and personal behavior. The organisation is estimated to have between 12 million and 150 million adherents (the majority living in South Asia), and a presence in somewhere between 150 and 200 countries. It has been called one of the most influential religious movements in 20th century Islam


Peace Agreement -
Saturday January 9, 2021

Culture : Between Khartoum and the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A),signed on Jan. 9, 2006


Maharaja Gambhir Singh anniversary -
Saturday January 9, 2021

Culture : Chinglen Nongdrenkhomba (1788–1834), also known as Maharaja Gambhir Singh. He abdicated the throne with the arrival of a Burmese force. Along with the British, he participated in the liberation of Manipur. [Wikipedia]


Children's Day -
Saturday January 9, 2021

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Armed Forces Day -
Sunday January 10, 2021

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Bangabandhu Homecoming Day -
Sunday January 10, 2021

Culture : On this day in 1972, Bangabandhu returned to independent Bangladesh after over nine and a half months' confinement in a Pakistan jail. The political icon termed his homecoming a journey from the darkness to light .


Havana Jazz Festival -
Sunday January 10, 2021

Culture : Www.authenticubatours.com 2020 edition confirmed


Belém Day (Belém only) -
Tuesday January 12, 2021

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Youth Day -
Tuesday January 12, 2021

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Liberation Day -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Assassination of former president Sylavus Olympio and intronisation of general Eyadema as president.


Fasnacht -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Takes plae on the day of Saint Hilarius. The Latin word 'hilaris', meaning cheerful or lively, gives an indication of the joyful celebrations that then follow. 'Hilari' day has marked the beginning of the Fasnacht celebrations since the 17th century, and since 1853 the honour of heralding in Fasnacht on Hilari day has gone to the 'Narrenzunft Honolulu' (Honolulu fool's guild) with their carnival general assembly and subsequent Hilari procession. The head of 'Narrenzunft Honolulu' replaces the mayor, the Rathausgasse's former name of 'Eselsgasse' (donkey lane) is reinstated and Solothurn calls itself Honolulu until Ash Wednesday. www.lebendige-traditionen.ch


Constitution Day -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : To pay respect to former People’s Great Khural deputies in the province, capital, soum and district level who adopted the Constitution


Lohri -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Lohri is the Punjabis' and Dogras' cultural celebration on the eve of winter solstice.


Lohri -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Lohri is the Punjabis' and Dogras' cultural celebration on the eve of winter solstice.


Lohri -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Lohri is the Punjabis' and Dogras' cultural celebration on the eve of winter solstice.


Lohri -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Lohri is the Punjabis' and Dogras' cultural celebration on the eve of winter solstice.


Regional holiday -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Lohri: This agricultural winter festival is celebrated throughout Punjab and in parts of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi and Jammu. Jammu only Wikipedia


Naga New Year Day -
Thursday January 14, 2021

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Makar Sankranti/Pongal/Magh Bihu/Tusu Puja -
Thursday January 14, 2021

Culture : Celebration of the harvest, which is observed for three days: Bhogi Pongal, Surya Pongal and Mattu Pongal. A colourful and traditional festival with many a ceremony devoted to various deities and cattle races.


Arbor Day -
Friday January 15, 2021

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Arbor Day -
Friday January 15, 2021

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National Language Day -
Friday January 15, 2021

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Kaya State Day -
Friday January 15, 2021

Culture :


Rijeka Carnival -
Friday January 15, 2021

Culture : Http://www.ri-karneval.com.hr/ lasts one month - 2020 edition confirmed


Battle Day -
Sunday January 17, 2021

Culture : Commemoration of the battle between French and Thai warships Only in Salak Phet Bay on Ko Chang


Day of Judaism -
Sunday January 17, 2021

Culture : Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI have encouraged the establishment of this elder brothers' day from 2008 onwards


Tromso International Film Festival -
Monday January 18, 2021

Culture : Www.tiff.no lasts 5 days - in Tromso 2020 season confirmed


St Berchtold's Day -
Monday January 18, 2021

Culture : Bechtelistag Frauenfeld: Berchtold's Day marks a custom which dates back to the Middle Ages. Shortly after the town of Frauenfeld was founded in the middle of the thirteenth century, nobles and members of the higher classes of society started to socialise regularly. They called themselves the Constables' Association . In 1430 another association was formed by tradesmen, who named themselves Zum wilden Mann ( The Savage Man ) and also ran their own drinking establishment. In 1640 the two associations combined into one, creating a new association which owned goods, granted loans and collected interest. Members met at the beginning of the year for the presentation of the accounts and to celebrate with food and drink. www.lebendige-traditionen.ch


Anniversary of Jan Palach's death -
Tuesday January 19, 2021

Culture : In tribute to the young Czech student who committed suicide by self-immolation as a political protest in 1969.


Foundation Day (Rio de Janeiro only) -
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Culture : Rio was founded on March 1, 1656, when Estácio de Sá, defeated the French and the indigenous populations, who had been dominating the region for 10 years, involved in the trade of pau-brazil.The full name of Rio is São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro. This January River name was given by Gaspar de Lemos andAmérico Vespúcio, who visited the region in 1502 and believed that the Guanabara bay was a river's estuary.


Vogel Gryff -
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Culture : At the end of the morning, on January 13, 20 or 27, a raft descends the Rhine with an unusual crew on board: two drums, two flag bearers, two gunners constantly firing salutes and the main character, the Wilde Mann (the savage) who brandishes an uprooted fir tree and hops, his gaze turned towards Petit-Bâle on the right bank of the Rhine. Downstream from the Mittlere Brücke (middle bridge), it is greeted by two other curious individuals: a lion wiggling on two legs and a bird with a large beak.


Literature Festival -
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Culture : Http://jaipurliteraturefestival.org/ in Jaipur 2020 edition confirmed


Park City Sundance Film Festival -
Thursday January 21, 2021

Culture : Www.sundance.org lasts 10 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Art Singapore -
Thursday January 21, 2021

Culture : Https://www.artweek.sg/ lasts 5 days 2020 season confirmed


Unity and Freedom Day -
Friday January 22, 2021

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Republic Day -
Saturday January 23, 2021

Culture : The First Philippine Republic or the Malolos Republic, was a nascent revolutionary government in the Philippines. It was formally established with the proclamation of the Malolos Constitution on January 23, 1899, in Malolos, Bulacan, and endured until the capture of President Emilio Aguinaldo by the American forces on March 23, 1901, in Palanan, Isabela, which effectively dissolved the First Republic. [Wikipedia]


Foundation Day (São Paulo only) -
Monday January 25, 2021

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Tatiana Day -
Monday January 25, 2021

Culture : Christian martyr in 3rd century Rome during the reign of Emperor Alexander Severus.


Robert Burn's night -
Monday January 25, 2021

Culture : Burns Night or Burns Nicht or Burns supper is a celebration of the life and poetry of the poet Robert Burns(1759–1796), author of many Scots poems.


Robert Burn's night -
Monday January 25, 2021

Culture : Burns Night or Burns Nicht or Burns supper is a celebration of the life and poetry of the poet Robert Burns(1759–1796), author of many Scots poems.


Opening of the World Economic Forum (Davos only) -
Wednesday January 27, 2021

Culture : Www.weforum.org/ 2020 edition confirmed


Ananda Pagoda festival in Bagan -
Wednesday January 27, 2021

Culture : Large gathering of Kachin people, ceremonies, dances, brass drums... - www.baganmyanmar.com 2020 edition confirmed


Tu B’Shevat -
Wednesday January 27, 2021

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Tu B’Shevat -
Wednesday January 27, 2021

Culture :


Santa Barbara International Film Festival -
Thursday January 28, 2021

Culture : Lasts 2 weeks - www.sbfilmfestival.org 2020 edition confirmed


King's Bithday -
Saturday January 30, 2021

Culture : Born in 1962, Abdullah II succeeded to his father, King Hussein.


Festival International du Film documentaire Océanien -
Saturday January 30, 2021

Culture : Lasts 5 days - www.fifo-tahiti.com/ in Papeete 2019 edition confirmed


Surva - International Festival of the Masquerade games -
Saturday January 30, 2021

Culture : Lasts 2 days - http://www.surva.org in Pernik 2020 edition confirmed


Grammy Awards -
Sunday January 31, 2021

Culture : In NYC - www.grammy.com/ in the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles 2020 & 2021 editions confirmed


Ash Wednesday -
Monday February 1, 2021

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Fiesta de la Virgen de Candelaria (lake Titicaca) -
Tuesday February 2, 2021

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Groundhog Day -
Tuesday February 2, 2021

Culture : The legend goes that the groundhog is a weather-predicting animal. When the groundhog sees its shadow on a bright and clear day, six more weeks of winter are ahead.


Groundhog Day -
Tuesday February 2, 2021

Culture : The legend goes that the groundhog is a weather-predicting animal. When the groundhog sees its shadow on a bright and clear day, six more weeks of winter are ahead.


Anniversary of the Tartu Peace Treaty -
Tuesday February 2, 2021

Culture : Tartu rahulepingu aastapäev: a peace treaty signed on February 2, 1920 between the USSR and the newly independent Republic of Estonia, formerly part of the Russian Empire. The treaty with Estonia recognized its independence.


Yemanjá Day -
Tuesday February 2, 2021

Culture : In Salvador de Bahia Sea Goddess celebration please check dates: http://www.yemanja.com.br/


Day of Youth -
Tuesday February 2, 2021

Culture : Established by Heydar Aliyev on February 2, 1997, to hold the 1st Forum of Azerbaijani youth.


Constitution Day -
Tuesday February 2, 2021

Culture : A working holiday which was first observed in 2002. Celebrates the ratification of the current 1987 Constitution.


Festival du Niger -
Tuesday February 2, 2021

Culture : Www.festivalsegou.org lasts 2 days - in Ségou 2020 edition confirmed


Foundation Day -
Wednesday February 3, 2021

Culture : Foundation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) (Vietnamese: Đảng Cộng sản Việt Nam), formally established in 1930, which is the governing party of the nation of Vietnam. It is today the only legal political party in that country. Describing itself as Marxist-Leninist, the CPV is the directing component of a broader group of organizations known as the Vietnamese Fatherland Front.


Beginning of Spring -
Wednesday February 3, 2021

Culture : Setsubun - tradition observed in shrines and temples. People throw beans, shouting “Oni wa soto! Fuku wa uchi!” (“Devils out, happiness in”).


Philippine–American War Memorial Day -
Thursday February 4, 2021

Culture : A working holiday which will be first observed in 2020. Honoring the millions of Filipinos who fought and died as a result of the war against the occupation forces of the United States that began on February 4, 1899 and ended in 1902. [Wikipedia]


Sarajevo Winter -
Thursday February 4, 2021

Culture : Http://www.sarajevskazima.ba/ lasts 5 weeks - in Sarajevo 2019 edition confirmed


Carnival (first day) -
Friday February 5, 2021

Culture : A Renaissance tradition. People could forget their social condition during that period. Today, the Venice Carnival is mainly a touristic attraction. Celebrations last about 2 weeks.


Hala Festival -
Friday February 5, 2021

Culture : Https://www.visit-kuwait.com


Chiang Mai Flower Festival -
Friday February 5, 2021

Culture : Http://chiangmaibest.com 2020 edition confirmed


Deccan Festival -
Saturday February 6, 2021

Culture : This five-day long festival reflects the culture of the Deccan and highlights Hyderabad's arts, crafts, culture and the famous Nawabi cusine. Cultural programs organised include Ghazals, qawalis and mushairas, poetry etc., typical of the city. Various renowned singers and dancers are also invited. http://www.indiaonlinetour.com in Hyderabad 2020 edition confirmed


Göteborg International Film Festival -
Sunday February 7, 2021

Culture : Https://goteborgfilmfestival.se/ in Göteborg 2020 season confirmed


Mask festival -
Sunday February 7, 2021

Culture : Tschäggättä: The origins of this tradition are unclear and several hypotheses are formulated: legends relating to brigands disguised as monsters, protest against the Valais policy in 1550 with disguises, temporary symbol of the return of the dead among the living or fight against the bad ones minds. We sometimes meet the term Roitschäggätta, King meaning smoke in the local dialect, due to the dark color of the masks which are hung in a fireplace to blacken them. [Wikipedia]


National Press Day -
Tuesday February 9, 2021

Culture :


Sapporo Snow Festival (Sapporo only) -
Tuesday February 9, 2021

Culture : Www.snowfes.com/ lasts 1 week - in Sapporo 2020 edition confirmed


Fenkil Day -
Wednesday February 10, 2021

Culture : Commemorates the resistance. operation of 1990 to liberate the port city of Massawa.


Nagaur fair -
Wednesday February 10, 2021

Culture : Https://www.indianholiday.com cattle fair -lasts 4 days 2020 edition confirmed


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Thursday February 11, 2021

Culture : In Cologne, Crazy Days have been prepared since November. People wear costumes. Girls try to cut men's neckties. A second carnival is dedicated to ghosts and ends with the burning of Nubbel , a straw figure. In Cologne only


Berlin International Film Festival -
Thursday February 11, 2021

Culture : Www.berlinale.de 2020 edition confirmed


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Friday February 12, 2021

Culture :


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Friday February 12, 2021

Culture :


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Friday February 12, 2021

Culture :


Carnival (first day) -
Friday February 12, 2021

Culture : Lasts 3 days -- on Mahé


Regional holiday -
Friday February 12, 2021

Culture : Nice Carnaval - www.nicecarnaval.com in Nice only - Southern France 2020 edition confirmed


Perth International Arts Festival -
Friday February 12, 2021

Culture : Http://perthfestival.com.au/ lasts 3 weeks - in Perth 2020 edition confirmed


Buddhist New Year - Losar -
Friday February 12, 2021

Culture :


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Friday February 12, 2021

Culture :


Regional holiday -
Saturday February 13, 2021

Culture : Barranquilla Carnival - www.carnavaldebarranquilla.org in Baranquilla only - lasts 4 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Trifon Zarezan (Wine Day) -
Sunday February 14, 2021

Culture : In tribute to Saint Trifon, assassinated in 248 in Apemia, considered a major wine center.


Binche Carnival -
Sunday February 14, 2021

Culture : Http://www.carnavaldebinche.be/home-nl.html Drums, dances, masks. - Festivities last 2 days.


Mardi Gras -
Sunday February 14, 2021

Culture : Las Vegas


Shrove Monday -
Sunday February 14, 2021

Culture : 'Rosenmontag' is celebrated in the carnival strongholds of Germany (Hochburgen), East Belgium, but also Austria and some cantons of Switzerland,


Shrove Monday -
Sunday February 14, 2021

Culture : 'Rosenmontag' is celebrated in the carnival strongholds of Germany (Hochburgen), East Belgium, but also Austria and some cantons of Switzerland,


Carnival -
Sunday February 14, 2021

Culture : Originally celebrated in the Catholic south, but now also celebrated in other parts of the country by Catholics and non-Catholics. lasts 3 days


Carnival -
Sunday February 14, 2021

Culture : Originally celebrated in the Catholic south, but now also celebrated in other parts of the country by Catholics and non-Catholics. lasts 3 days


Lui-Ngai-Ni (Naga Festival) -
Monday February 15, 2021

Culture : Of the more than 100 national races of Myanmar, the Nagas form a small but colorful national group. They inhabit the mountain regious that form the Myanmar - India border in the north - west. Khamti, Lahe, Leshi and Htamanthi are the principal towns of the Naga region.


Carnival -
Monday February 15, 2021

Culture : During one week (starting with the date indicated), there are carnivals in several towns and regions in Germany (Catholic regions). For business, avoid the Thursday (in Cologne, Dusseldorf, Bavaria and Baden-Württenberg). and the Monday (in Bonn, Cologne and Dusseldorf. The days of Carnival (the week, which ends with Ash Wednesday) are not offical holidays. Only Carnival Monday and Shrove Tuesday are de-facto -holidays in the "strongholds" of Carnival (Cologne, Düsseldorf, Mainz and Aachen - but also in several townships in the "western" states), because of the traditional Carnival-Processions.


Carnival -
Monday February 15, 2021

Culture : During one week (starting with the date indicated), there are carnivals in several towns and regions in Germany (Catholic regions). For business, avoid the Thursday (in Cologne, Dusseldorf, Bavaria and Baden-Württenberg). and the Monday (in Bonn, Cologne and Dusseldorf. The days of Carnival (the week, which ends with Ash Wednesday) are not offical holidays. Only Carnival Monday and Shrove Tuesday are de-facto -holidays in the "strongholds" of Carnival (Cologne, Düsseldorf, Mainz and Aachen - but also in several townships in the "western" states), because of the traditional Carnival-Processions.


Carnival -
Monday February 15, 2021

Culture : During one week (starting with the date indicated), there are carnivals in several towns and regions in Germany (Catholic regions). For business, avoid the Thursday (in Cologne, Dusseldorf, Bavaria and Baden-Württenberg). and the Monday (in Bonn, Cologne and Dusseldorf. The days of Carnival (the week, which ends with Ash Wednesday) are not offical holidays. Only Carnival Monday and Shrove Tuesday are de-facto -holidays in the "strongholds" of Carnival (Cologne, Düsseldorf, Mainz and Aachen - but also in several townships in the "western" states), because of the traditional Carnival-Processions.


Carnival -
Monday February 15, 2021

Culture : During one week (starting with the date indicated), there are carnivals in several towns and regions in Germany (Catholic regions). For business, avoid the Thursday (in Cologne, Dusseldorf, Bavaria and Baden-Württenberg). and the Monday (in Bonn, Cologne and Dusseldorf. The days of Carnival (the week, which ends with Ash Wednesday) are not offical holidays. Only Carnival Monday and Shrove Tuesday are de-facto -holidays in the "strongholds" of Carnival (Cologne, Düsseldorf, Mainz and Aachen - but also in several townships in the "western" states), because of the traditional Carnival-Processions.


Carnival -
Monday February 15, 2021

Culture : During one week (starting with the date indicated), there are carnivals in several towns and regions in Germany (Catholic regions). For business, avoid the Thursday (in Cologne, Dusseldorf, Bavaria and Baden-Württenberg). and the Monday (in Bonn, Cologne and Dusseldorf. The days of Carnival (the week, which ends with Ash Wednesday) are not offical holidays. Only Carnival Monday and Shrove Tuesday are de-facto -holidays in the "strongholds" of Carnival (Cologne, Düsseldorf, Mainz and Aachen - but also in several townships in the "western" states), because of the traditional Carnival-Processions.


Heritage Day -
Monday February 15, 2021

Culture : Established in 1973 by the Heritage Canada Foundation, to encourage the preservation and promotion of Canada's nationally significant historic, architectural, natural and scenic heritage.


Monlam -
Monday February 15, 2021

Culture : Also known as The Great Prayer Festival. The event was established in 1409 by Tsong Khapa, the founder of the Geluk tradition. As the greatest religious festival in Tibet, thousands of monks (of the three main monasteries of Drepung, Sera and Ganden) gathered for chanting prayers and performing religious rituals at the Jokhang Temple in Lhasa. Wikipedia 2020 edition confirmed


Shrove Tuesday - Fasnachtdienstag -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture : Carnival day on the eve of Ash Wednesday which begins Lent, a time of fasting and devotions. Pancakes are often served. It is also known as Fat Tuesday in some places. The day concludes the season of Epiphany.


Carnival Tuesday (banks remain open) -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture :


Carnival Tuesday (banks remain open) -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture :


Carnival Tuesday (banks remain open) -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture :


Carnival -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture :


Shrove Tuesday -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture : Shrove Tuesday gets its name from the shriving that English Christians were expected to do prior to receiving absolution immediately before Lent begins. Shrove Tuesday is the last day of shrovetide , somewhat analogous to the Carnival tradition that developed separately in countries of Latin Europe. [Wikipedia]


Shrove Tuesday -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture : Shrove Tuesday gets its name from the shriving that English Christians were expected to do prior to receiving absolution immediately before Lent begins. Shrove Tuesday is the last day of shrovetide , somewhat analogous to the Carnival tradition that developed separately in countries of Latin Europe. [Wikipedia]


Sartiglia -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture : Https://sardinias.fr medieval tournaments in Oristano 2021 edition confirmed


Al Bustan festival: -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture : Www.albustanfestival.com lasts 3 weeks 2020 edition confirmed


Carnival -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture :


Carnival -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture :


Carnival (last day) -
Tuesday February 16, 2021

Culture :


Ash Wednesday -
Wednesday February 17, 2021

Culture :


Ash Wednesday -
Wednesday February 17, 2021

Culture : The first day of Lent and occurs 46 days before Easter. According to the canonical gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke; Jesus spent 40 days fasting in the desert before the beginning of his public ministry, during which he endured temptation by Satan. Ash Wednesday derives its name from the practice of placing ashes on the foreheads of adherents as a sign of mourning and repentance to God. [Wikipedia]


Ash Wednesday -
Wednesday February 17, 2021

Culture : The first day of Lent and occurs 46 days before Easter. According to the canonical gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke; Jesus spent 40 days fasting in the desert before the beginning of his public ministry, during which he endured temptation by Satan. Ash Wednesday derives its name from the practice of placing ashes on the foreheads of adherents as a sign of mourning and repentance to God. [Wikipedia]


Jaisalmer Desert Festival -
Wednesday February 17, 2021

Culture : Http://desertfestivaljaisalmer.com/ lasts 3 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Ash Wednesday -
Wednesday February 17, 2021

Culture :


Carnival -
Thursday February 18, 2021

Culture : Http://goacarnival.com/


Dublin International Film Festival -
Thursday February 18, 2021

Culture : Http://jdiff.com/ lasts a week - in Dublin 2020 edition confirmed


Foire du Livre de Bruxelles -
Thursday February 18, 2021

Culture : Https://flb.be/ lasts 5 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Muscat Festival -
Thursday February 18, 2021

Culture : Muscat-festival.com


Restoration Day -
Friday February 19, 2021

Culture : To repair the moral refusal and humiliation imposed on great Romanian migrants, such as painter Brancusi. from 2016


Car free day -
Friday February 19, 2021

Culture :


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Friday February 19, 2021

Culture :


Monaco International Film Festival -
Friday February 19, 2021

Culture : Celebration of non violent films lasts 3 days www.monacofilmfest.com 2020 edition confirmed


Maggio Fiorentino -
Friday February 19, 2021

Culture : Lasts 3 weeks in Florence please check dates: http://www.maggiofiorentino.com


Statehood Day -
Saturday February 20, 2021

Culture :


Chin National Day -
Saturday February 20, 2021

Culture : Till the time British conquered the Chin Hills in 1895, Chins were ruled themselves by chieftains. The Chin leaders joined with other ethnic minority leaders of Burma and signed the historic Panglong Agreement on February 12, 1947 to achieve independence from the British. Barely one month after the independence of Burma, the first Chin National Conference was held from February 19 to 22 at Falam town in Chin land and it was attended by more than 5,000 Chin nationals. On the second day of the conference, the participants decided to eliminate the existing feudal Chieftainship and adopt a democratic administration in Chin land. The conference also decided to observe the day as Chin National Day


Abolition of Slavery -
Saturday February 20, 2021

Culture : To mark when the slavery of Gypsies (or Roma) ended on Feb. 20, 1856. There are believed to be 1,5 million Roma in Romania, although the last census only recorded 500,000. From 2011


Oruro's La Diablada ("Devil's Carnival") -
Saturday February 20, 2021

Culture : Dancing, costumes, parades, drinking for 3 days in Oruro.


Sydney New Mardi Gras -
Saturday February 20, 2021

Culture : Www.mardigras.org.au/ lasts 2 weeks 2020 edition confirmed
Contact edit@edit.fr to get the calendar for this event or one file containing confirmed calendars of most international WW cultural events


International Book Festival -
Saturday February 20, 2021

Culture : Www.authenticubatours.com in Habana 2020 edition confirmed


Men's Carnival -
Sunday February 21, 2021

Culture : The so-called men's carnival Sunday - costumed groups of singers and musicians gather at dusk in the old town of Zug. They stop at any house where a red light burns to indicate that the engaged or newly-married couple living there would like to be serenaded by the group of singers. This tradition goes back a long way, and has developed considerably over the years before becoming as we know it today www.zug-tourismus.ch


Father of Independence Day -
Tuesday February 23, 2021

Culture : A day that pays tribute to servicemen past and present, and recognises all men too. [www.belarus.by]


Defence of the Motherland -
Tuesday February 23, 2021

Culture :


Flag Day -
Wednesday February 24, 2021

Culture : Established in 1940 by the President of Mexico, General Lázaro Cárdenas, before the monument to General Vicente Guerrero, first to pledge allegiance to the Mexican flag on March 12, 1821.


Sedona International Film Festival -
Wednesday February 24, 2021

Culture : Www.sedonafilmfestival.com lasts 1 week - 2020 edition confirmed


Day of Commemoration of the Victims of the Crimes Committed by Communist and other Totalitarian Regimes -
Thursday February 25, 2021

Culture :


Eve of Purim -
Thursday February 25, 2021

Culture :


Vishvakarman -
Thursday February 25, 2021

Culture : Personification of creation and the abstract form of the creator God according to the Rigveda. He is the presiding deity of all Vishwakarma (caste), engineers, artisans and architects.[1] He is believed to be the Principal Architect of the Universe , and the root concept of the later Upanishadic figures of Brahman and Purusha.


Day of Mourning -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Remembrance of killings in the town of Khojaly by Armenian forces on February 25, 1992


Remembrance Day -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Day of Remembrance for Victims of the Khojaly Massacre in memoriam of the largest massacre of the Nagorno-Karabakh War in 1992.


Heritage Day -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture :


Makha Bucha Day -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture :


Belgrade Film Festival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Www.fest.rs/ lasts 2 weeks - in Belgrade 2020 edition confirmed


Adelaide Festival of the Arts -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Www.adelaidefestival.com.au lasts 2 weeks - 2020 edition confirmed


Salsa Festival Switzerland -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Www.salsafestival.ch lasts 3 days - 2020 season confirmed


Carnival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Farsang


Lantern Festival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Called Chap Go Meh, Yuan Xiao Jie, Yuen Siu or Shangyuan. First full moon after the Chinese New Year - also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day.


Lantern Festival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Called Chap Go Meh, Yuan Xiao Jie, Yuen Siu or Shangyuan. First full moon after the Chinese New Year - also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day.


Lantern Festival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Called Chap Go Meh, Yuan Xiao Jie, Yuen Siu or Shangyuan. First full moon after the Chinese New Year - also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day.


Lantern Festival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Called Chap Go Meh, Yuan Xiao Jie, Yuen Siu or Shangyuan. First full moon after the Chinese New Year - also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day.


Lantern Festival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Called Chap Go Meh, Yuan Xiao Jie, Yuen Siu or Shangyuan. First full moon after the Chinese New Year - also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day.


Lantern Festival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Called Chap Go Meh, Yuan Xiao Jie, Yuen Siu or Shangyuan. First full moon after the Chinese New Year - also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day.


Mahamuni Festival -
Friday February 26, 2021

Culture : Monks read prayers for 8 days. They receive offerings on the 9th day.


Regional holiday -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : Córdoba Day in Córdoba only


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Special Forces Day -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Carnival (last day) -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : THIS IS NOT A BANK HOLIDAY


Fespaco Film festival -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : Lasts 7 days - www.fespaco.bf in Ouagadougou 2019 edition confirmed


Horse Easter (Todorovden) -
Saturday February 27, 2021

Culture : The Day of St Theodore, celebrated by the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, also known as Horse Easter.


The Academy Awards (Oscars) -
Sunday February 28, 2021

Culture : Www.oscars.org


Revival Leaders' Day -
Monday November 1, 2021

Culture : The holiday is commemorated to the deed of the men of letters, enlighteners, fighters for national liberation, who have preserved the national spiritual heritage throughout the centuries. As of 1922 it is a nation-wide holiday. After its ban in 1945, its celebration was resumed in 1990. In December 1995 the 37th National Assembly declared it an official holiday. Bulgarian Stock Exchange remains open.


Hamilton Jackson Day -
Monday November 1, 2021

Culture : David Hamilton Jackson (1884-1946) was resident of the United States Virgin Islands which was under the rule of Danish West Indies who was an important figure in the struggle for increased civil liberties and workers' rights on the islands. He petitioned for freedom of the press, was involved in the territory's labor movement, and, when the Danish West Indies became the U.S. Virgin Islands in 1917, he lobbied for citizenship for the islanders. [Wikipedia]


Tripuri Purnima -
Thursday November 4, 2021

Culture : Derives its name from Tripurari - the foe of the demon Tripurasura. In some legends of Kartik Purnima, the term is used to denote the three demon sons of Tārakāsura. Tripurari is an epithet of god Shiva. Shiva in his form as Tripurantaka ( Killer of Tripurasura ) killed Tripurasura on this day. Tripurasura had conquered the whole world and defeated the gods and also created three cities in space, together called Tripura . The killing of the demon(s) and destruction of his/their cities with a single arrow - by Shiva overjoyed the gods and they declared the day as a festival of illuminations. This day is also called Dev-Diwali —the Diwali of the gods. Diwali is the Hindu festival of lights. [Wikipedia]


Guy Fawkes Night -
Friday November 5, 2021

Culture : Also known as Bonfire Night, Cracker Night, Fireworks Night, Bommy Night: celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to be attempting to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London.


Guy Fawkes Night -
Friday November 5, 2021

Culture : Also known as Bonfire Night, Cracker Night, Fireworks Night, Bommy Night: celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to be attempting to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London.


Guy Fawkes Night -
Friday November 5, 2021

Culture : Also known as Bonfire Night, Cracker Night, Fireworks Night, Bommy Night: celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to be attempting to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London.


Guy Fawkes Night -
Friday November 5, 2021

Culture : Also known as Bonfire Night, Cracker Night, Fireworks Night, Bommy Night: celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to be attempting to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London.


Cattle Fair -
Friday November 5, 2021

Culture : Last 1 month in Sonepur (near Patna)


National Revolution Day -
Sunday November 7, 2021

Culture : This commemorates the 1975 uprising formed by the people and soldiers. The uprising, led by Colonel Abu Taher and his political group Jatiyo Samajtantrik Dal, ended the three day coup organised by self-proclaimed Major General Khaled Mosharraf. It helped Major General Ziaur Rahman, founder of Bangladesh Nationalist Party, to grab power in the long run.


Harvest festival -
Sunday November 7, 2021

Culture : Tokhu emong the harvest festival celebrated by Lotha tribe or Lothas


Allama Muhammad Iqbal Day -
Tuesday November 9, 2021

Culture : Generally known as a poet and philosopher, but also a jurist, a politician, a social reformer, and a great Islamic scholar. People even bestowed on him the title of Shaere-Mashriq (Poet of the East). Iqbal's contribution to the Muslim world as one of the greatest thinkers of Islam remains unparalleled. In his writings, he addressed and exhorted people, particularly the youth, to stand up and boldly face life's challenges. The central theme and main source of his message was the Qur'an.


Arbor Day -
Tuesday November 9, 2021

Culture :


National Day -
Tuesday November 9, 2021

Culture : Celebration of the Chechen independence in 1991


St Martin's Day -
Wednesday November 10, 2021

Culture : Mārtiņdiena , celebrates the beginning of the winter season.


Battle Day -
Thursday November 11, 2021

Culture : The Acre War, known in Brazil as Acrean Revolution ( Revolução Acreana in Portuguese) and in Spanish as La Guerra del Acre ( The War of the Acre ) was a border conflict between Bolivia and the First Brazilian Republic over the Acre Region, which was rich in rubber and gold deposits. The conflict had two phases between 1899 and 1903 and ended with a Brazilian victory (Battle of Bahia) and the subsequent Treaty of Petrópolis, which ceded Acre to Brazil. from 2016 onwards
Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday


National Education Day -
Thursday November 11, 2021

Culture : A mark of respect to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. The latter was a freedom fighter and independent India’s first Education Minister (served from 1947 to 1958).


St Martin's Day -
Thursday November 11, 2021

Culture :


St Martin's Day -
Thursday November 11, 2021

Culture :


St Martin's Day -
Thursday November 11, 2021

Culture :


Turnip lantern procession -
Thursday November 11, 2021

Culture : Children hollow out turnips and carve them into lanterns, later putting candles in them and carrying them through the dark streets to the sound of musical accompaniment. The procession often finishes with a drink or some hot food. The custom is organised by sport and community associations, residents' associations, church groups, schools and kindergartens.


Gansabhauet -
Thursday November 11, 2021

Culture : The small town of Sursee upholds a custom, which is unique in Switzerland. Participants of all ages try to cut down a suspended dead goose with one single sabre cut, while blindfolded. www.luzern.com


Seven-Five-Three -
Monday November 15, 2021

Culture : Shichigosan - a festival for children


President's Day -
Tuesday November 16, 2021

Culture : President Emomali Rakhmon, former collective farm boss, was elected head of parliament on November 16, 1992, as the ex-Soviet state reeled from the outbreak of a civil war won five years later by pro-government forces. Rakhmon was later elected president in 1994. from 2016


Kartar Singh Srabha day -
Tuesday November 16, 2021

Culture : Kartar Singh Sarabha (24 May 1896 – 16 November 1915) was an Indian Sikh revolutionary who is among the most famous and reputed martyrs of Punjab. He was only 17 years old when he became a member of Ghadar Party, then came up as a leading luminary member and started fight for an independent India. He was one the most active persons in the movement. Singh was executed at Lahore in November 1915 for his role in the movement in February 1915 when he was only 19 years old. [Wikipedia]


National Students’ Day -
Wednesday November 17, 2021

Culture :


Teacher Day -
Saturday November 20, 2021

Culture :


Day of Dignity and Freedom -
Sunday November 21, 2021

Culture : Anniversary of the first day of 2013 pro-EU protests from 2014 onwards


Anniversary of the Death of President Ahmed Abdallah (click) -
Friday November 26, 2021

Culture : Even though this is an official celebration, banks & businesses usually remain open


Algiers Agreement Day -
Friday November 26, 2021

Culture : The new Portuguese regime was committed to the dissolution of its overseas colonies; on November 26, 1974, the representatives of Portugal met with the MLSTP party in Algiers and worked out an agreement for the transfer of sovereignty. After a period of transitional government, Sao Tome and Principe achieved independence on July 12, 1975.


Albanian Independence Day -
Sunday November 28, 2021

Culture : From the Ottoman Empire. Independent Albania was proclaimed in Vlorë on 28 November 1912
to respect historical and cultural values and good family and social traditions from 2017


St Andrew's Day -
Tuesday November 30, 2021

Culture :


State Inauguration Day -
Tuesday December 1, 2020

Culture :


West Papuan National Flag Day -
Tuesday December 1, 2020

Culture : On December 1, 1961, in the then Dutch colony of West New Guinea, the West Papuan national flag, called the Morning Star, was flown for the first time officially beside the Dutch Tricolor.


National day of Samba -
Wednesday December 2, 2020

Culture : in Rio


Bhopal Gas Tragedy commemoration -
Thursday December 3, 2020

Culture : The worst industrial disaster in history on 3 December 1984 in Bhopal


SinterKlaas (St Nicholas eve), non official -
Saturday December 5, 2020

Culture : Many parents will take half day off to prepare presents for their children. Became Santa Claus in other countries


Constitution Day -
Saturday December 5, 2020

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Saint Nicholas -
Sunday December 6, 2020

Culture : Orthodox Romanians celebrate Sfantul Nicolae, which is more than religious. Children receive small gifts. It is the official beginning of the holiday season.


Kagyed Dance -
Sunday December 6, 2020

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Earthquake Mourning -
Monday December 7, 2020

Culture : Business may remain open. Please check.


Houphouet Boigny Day -
Monday December 7, 2020

Culture : Côte d'Ivoire former president, died on Dec. 7, 1993


Human Rights and Peace Day -
Thursday December 10, 2020

Culture : The date was chosen to honour the United Nations General Assembly's adoption and proclamation, on 10 December 1948, of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the first global enunciation of human rights. The commemoration was established in 1950, when the General Assembly invited all states and interested organizations to celebrate the day as they saw fit [Wikipedia]


Nobel Day -
Thursday December 10, 2020

Culture : The Nobel Prize is one of the most important awards in the world. Sweden is the host of the awards event, which covers the categories of Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature and Peace.


Human Rights Day -
Thursday December 10, 2020

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Pa-Togan Nengminza Sangma -
Saturday December 12, 2020

Culture : Togan Sangma was a young man was in command of Garo warriors who fought the British. He fell fighting with unmatched heroism and courage in December 1872


Nupi Lal -
Saturday December 12, 2020

Culture : Tribute to the Manipuri women who lost their lives in the revolt against the British rulers in 1939.


Martyrs' Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : Memorial day for the victims of Nanjing Massacre


St. Lucia Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : The holiday, which often coincides with the winter solstice, depicts St. Lucia -- Lucy in English -- as a young girl in a white dress and red sash, with a wreath of candles on her head.


St. Lucia Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : The holiday, which often coincides with the winter solstice, depicts St. Lucia -- Lucy in English -- as a young girl in a white dress and red sash, with a wreath of candles on her head.


St. Lucia Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : The holiday, which often coincides with the winter solstice, depicts St. Lucia -- Lucy in English -- as a young girl in a white dress and red sash, with a wreath of candles on her head.


St. Lucia Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : The holiday, which often coincides with the winter solstice, depicts St. Lucia -- Lucy in English -- as a young girl in a white dress and red sash, with a wreath of candles on her head.


Nyenpa Guzom -
Sunday December 13, 2020

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Nyenpa Guzom -
Monday December 14, 2020

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Kaliady -
Thursday December 17, 2020

Culture : Pre-Christian celebration of the end of year. People are dressed as animals and fantastic beasts carrying the sun and the goat's head in their hands.


Yalda Night -
Sunday December 20, 2020

Culture : The longest and darkest night of the year is a time when friends and family gather together to eat, drink and read poetry (especially Hafez) until well after midnight. Fruits and nuts are eaten and pomegranates and watermelons are particularly significant. The red color in these fruits symbolizes the crimson hues of dawn and glow of life. The poems of Divan-e-Hafez, which can be found in the bookcases of most Iranians families, are intermingled with peoples' life and are read or recited during various occasions like this festival and at Nowruz. [Wikipedia]


Day of the Turkish Language -
Monday December 21, 2020

Culture : Celebrated by the Turk-speaking community


Armed Forces Day -
Monday December 21, 2020

Culture : Working holiday marking the official formation in 1935 of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.


Defenders' Day -
Tuesday December 22, 2020

Culture : People's Army of Viet Nam Foundation Anniversary


Anniversary of the revolution -
Tuesday December 22, 2020

Culture : Ceaucescu downfall in 1989


Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Holy Night -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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National Consumers Day -
Thursday December 24, 2020

Culture : The significance of December 24th is that on this day in the year 1986 the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 received assent of the President of India. The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 is considered to a historic milestone in the Consumer movement in the country. Therefore, the Government of India has decided to observe December 24 as National Consumer Day and, this is to observe every year on 24th December in addition to World Consumer Rights Day on March 15. The observance of these days provides an opportunity for highlighting the importance of the consumer movement and the need to make the consumer more aware of their rights and responsibilities.


Brunnensingen der Sebastiani-Bruderschaft -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Nüünichlingler -
Thursday December 24, 2020

Culture : On the evening of 24 December, a group of men wrapped in cloaks gathers on the hill. When the clock strikes nine, the procession begins to move.


Constitution Day -
Friday December 25, 2020

Culture : On December 25, 1945, the government of the Republic of China proclaimed the establishment of its Constitution.


Mao celebration -
Saturday December 26, 2020

Culture : Former Communist President was born in Changsha on Dec. 26, 1893


Kwanzaa -
Saturday December 26, 2020

Culture : first time in Swahili. A celebration of the African heritage. Observed by part of the African-American community. Lasts a week.


April Fools Day -
Monday December 28, 2020

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April Fools Day -
Monday December 28, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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