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Culture: calendar of festivals and religious celebrations around the world for the current 2 months






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April Fools Day*Monday April 1, 2019Culture 
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Sizdah-bedar (National day to end Noruz)*Tuesday April 2, 2019Culture 
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International Art Festival**Tuesday April 2, 2019Culture 
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Ramanavani*Tuesday April 2, 2019Culture 
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Adelaide Film Festival**Wednesday April 3, 2019Culture 
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Blues & Roots Festival in Byron Bay**Wednesday April 3, 2019Culture 
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Immigration Day*Thursday April 4, 2019Culture 
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Arbor Day**Friday April 5, 2019Culture 
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Toussaint Louverture Anniversary*Sunday April 7, 2019Culture 
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Annunciation*Sunday April 7, 2019Culture 
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Repentance & Dedication Day*Monday April 8, 2019Culture 
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International Day of the Roma*Monday April 8, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Nuclear TechnologyMonday April 8, 2019Culture 
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Guru Nabha DasMonday April 8, 2019Culture 
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Ismailia International Festival for Documentary & Short Films**Monday April 8, 2019Culture 
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Bataan & Corregidor Heroes Day*Tuesday April 9, 2019Culture 
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Vimy Ridge Day**Tuesday April 9, 2019Culture 
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Näfelser Fahrt*Tuesday April 9, 2019Culture 
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Inferno Metal Festival**Tuesday April 9, 2019Culture 
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National Folk Festival**Wednesday April 10, 2019Culture 
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Penang World Music Festival*Thursday April 11, 2019Culture 
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Holy SaturdayThursday April 11, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Protected Areas*Friday April 12, 2019Culture 
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Cosmonautics Day*Friday April 12, 2019Culture 
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Children's DayFriday April 12, 2019Culture 
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Florence Scoppio del Carro*Friday April 12, 2019Culture 
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Palm SundayFriday April 12, 2019Culture 
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Memorial Day*Saturday April 13, 2019Culture 
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Juneau Alaska Folk Festival**Saturday April 13, 2019Culture 
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Carnival (during a week from this day on)Saturday April 13, 2019Culture 
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Tax Day*Sunday April 14, 2019Culture 
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El Bando de la Huerta (Murcia only)Sunday April 14, 2019Culture 
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Easter TuesdaySunday April 14, 2019Culture 
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Queen's BirthdayTuesday April 16, 2019Culture 
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Moscow Film festival**Tuesday April 16, 2019Culture 
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Teachers' DayTuesday April 16, 2019Culture 
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International ballet festival**Wednesday April 17, 2019Culture 
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Celebration 2018*Thursday April 18, 2019Culture 
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Sechseläuten**Saturday April 20, 2019Culture 
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Second Monday after Easter**Saturday April 20, 2019Culture 
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Queen's AnniversarySunday April 21, 2019Culture 
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Tax Freedom Day*Sunday April 21, 2019Culture 
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Printemps de Bourges**Sunday April 21, 2019Culture 
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Festival International de Louisiane**Monday April 22, 2019Culture 
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Administrative Professionals' Day*Monday April 22, 2019Culture 
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St George Day (Giorgoba)Tuesday April 23, 2019Culture 
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St George's DayTuesday April 23, 2019Culture 
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Memorial Day*Tuesday April 23, 2019Culture 
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New Orleans Jazz Festival**Wednesday April 24, 2019Culture 
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Carricou Maroon and String Band Music Festival*Wednesday April 24, 2019Culture 
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Glasgow International Art Festival**Wednesday April 24, 2019Culture 
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Remembrance Day*Thursday April 25, 2019Culture 
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Cherry Blossom Parade and Festival**Thursday April 25, 2019Culture 
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Chernobyl nuclear incident anniversary (not a bank holiday)*Friday April 26, 2019Culture 
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Horse Festival*Friday April 26, 2019Culture 
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Eierläset*Friday April 26, 2019Culture 
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Innerrhoder Landsgemeinde*Friday April 26, 2019Culture 
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Lapu-Lapu Day*Saturday April 27, 2019Culture 
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Confederate Memorial Day*Saturday April 27, 2019Culture 
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Day of Mourning*Sunday April 28, 2019Culture 
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Yom Hazikaron*Sunday April 28, 2019Culture 
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Great Elephant March of India**Sunday April 28, 2019Culture 
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Pink Apple Filmfestival**Sunday April 28, 2019Culture 
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International science festival**Monday April 29, 2019Culture 
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St Lucia Jazz Festival*Monday April 29, 2019Culture 
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Youth DayTuesday April 30, 2019Culture 
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Jeonju International Film Festival**Tuesday April 30, 2019Culture 
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Buddha's Anniversary*Tuesday April 30, 2019Culture 
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Loyalty Day*Wednesday May 1, 2019Culture 
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Labour Day*Wednesday May 1, 2019Culture 
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Lei Day*Wednesday May 1, 2019Culture 
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Maj-kat*Wednesday May 1, 2019Culture 
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Bravery Day*Wednesday May 1, 2019Culture 
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San SegundoThursday May 2, 2019Culture 
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Brighton Fringe Festival**Thursday May 2, 2019Culture 
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Martyrs'Day*Friday May 3, 2019Culture 
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Aboakyer festival**Friday May 3, 2019Culture 
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Le Feuillu*Friday May 3, 2019Culture 
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Glarner Landsgemeinde*Friday May 3, 2019Culture 
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Independence Day*Saturday May 4, 2019Culture 
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H.H. the Royal Prince's Birthday*Saturday May 4, 2019Culture 
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Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA)*Saturday May 4, 2019Culture 
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Cinco de Mayo**Sunday May 5, 2019Culture 
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Memorial Day*Sunday May 5, 2019Culture 
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Teacher Appreciation Day*Sunday May 5, 2019Culture 
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Orthodox St. George's DayMonday May 6, 2019Culture 
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Buddha's Enlightment*Monday May 6, 2019Culture 
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Victory Day*Tuesday May 7, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Prayer*Tuesday May 7, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Citizenship**Tuesday May 7, 2019Culture 
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Heroes DayWednesday May 8, 2019Culture 
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Parents Day*Wednesday May 8, 2019Culture 
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Victory Day 1945Wednesday May 8, 2019Culture 
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National day against torture*Wednesday May 8, 2019Culture 
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Victory Day*Thursday May 9, 2019Culture 
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St Françis Xavier**Friday May 10, 2019Culture 
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Flower Day*Friday May 10, 2019Culture 
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Flag Day*Friday May 10, 2019Culture 
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Battle Day*Friday May 10, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Central and Eastern European Film**Saturday May 11, 2019Culture 
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Lag BaOmer*Sunday May 12, 2019Culture 
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Festival de Cannes**Monday May 13, 2019Culture 
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Milan International Film Festival (MIFF)*Monday May 13, 2019Culture 
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Event CANCELLED*Monday May 13, 2019Culture 
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Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville**Tuesday May 14, 2019Culture 
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St Isidore (Albacete only)*Wednesday May 15, 2019Culture 
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Family Day*Wednesday May 15, 2019Culture 
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Teachers' DayWednesday May 15, 2019Culture 
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Day of Mourning*Wednesday May 15, 2019Culture 
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Shri Shankaracharya*Wednesday May 15, 2019Culture 
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Tokyo Sanja Matsuri (beginning)*Wednesday May 15, 2019Culture 
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Mass Graves Day*Thursday May 16, 2019Culture 
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Womens' Day**Thursday May 16, 2019Culture 
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Omar Khayyam Day*Friday May 17, 2019Culture 
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International Museum Day**Saturday May 18, 2019Culture 
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President's Day*Sunday May 19, 2019Culture 
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Bergen Festival**Monday May 20, 2019Culture 
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International Bellapais Music Festival*Monday May 20, 2019Culture 
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Docaviv**Tuesday May 21, 2019Culture 
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Bruges Holy Blood procession*Tuesday May 21, 2019Culture 
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Horse Festival*Tuesday May 21, 2019Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsThursday May 23, 2019Culture 
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Abolition of Slavery*Thursday May 23, 2019Culture 
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Teacher DayFriday May 24, 2019Culture 
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Kazi Nazrul Islam day*Friday May 24, 2019Culture 
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Khamoro International Festival**Friday May 24, 2019Culture 
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Africa DaySaturday May 25, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Healing*Sunday May 26, 2019Culture 
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Northern Alberta International Children's Festival**Sunday May 26, 2019Culture 
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Border Guard Day*Tuesday May 28, 2019Culture 
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Eve of ShavuotTuesday May 28, 2019Culture 
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Anniversary of the Death of President Ali Soilih (click)**Wednesday May 29, 2019Culture 
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Fall of Constantinople*Wednesday May 29, 2019Culture 
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Brooklyn International Film Festival*Wednesday May 29, 2019Culture 
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Bush Fire International Festival**Wednesday May 29, 2019Culture 
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Karneval der Kulturen**Wednesday May 29, 2019Culture 
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Transilvania International Film Festival**Wednesday May 29, 2019Culture 
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Kiev (Molodist) - International Film Festival**Friday May 31, 2019Culture 
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Children's Day*Friday May 31, 2019Culture 
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Carpet Day*Friday May 31, 2019Culture 
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Pfingstblitter*Friday May 31, 2019Culture 
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Whit MondaySaturday June 1, 2019Culture 
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Kheer Bhawani festival*Sunday June 2, 2019Culture 
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Sydney Film Festival**Monday June 3, 2019Culture 
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Nashville Country Music Festival Fan Fair*Tuesday June 4, 2019Culture 
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Kanilai International Festival*Tuesday June 4, 2019Culture 
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Indian Arrival Day*Wednesday June 5, 2019Culture 
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Sakifo*Wednesday June 5, 2019Culture 
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Sant Kabir Das day*Wednesday June 5, 2019Culture 
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Day of Mourning*Thursday June 6, 2019Culture 
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Reykjavík Arts Festival**Thursday June 6, 2019Culture 
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National Prairie Day*Thursday June 6, 2019Culture 
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Reporter's Day*Friday June 7, 2019Culture 
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Festival Internacional de Cortos de Huesca**Friday June 7, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Literature for Children and Young Adults**Saturday June 8, 2019Culture 
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National Day of the Natural Parks*Saturday June 8, 2019Culture 
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festival de Fès des Musiques Sacrées**Wednesday June 12, 2019Culture 
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Francofolies**Wednesday June 12, 2019Culture 
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Trooping the Colour**Thursday June 13, 2019Culture 
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Shanghai Film Festival*Thursday June 13, 2019Culture 
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San Antonio DayThursday June 13, 2019Culture 
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Day of Mourning*Friday June 14, 2019Culture 
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Flag Day*Friday June 14, 2019Culture 
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Banff World Television Festival**Friday June 14, 2019Culture 
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Admission Day (not a public holiday)*Saturday June 15, 2019Culture 
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National Flower Day*Saturday June 15, 2019Culture 
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Organic Day Act*Saturday June 15, 2019Culture 
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Band Clash*Saturday June 15, 2019Culture 
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Raja*Saturday June 15, 2019Culture 
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Edinburgh International Film Festival*Monday June 17, 2019Culture 
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Human Rights Day*Tuesday June 18, 2019Culture 
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Essaouira Gnawa Festival**Tuesday June 18, 2019Culture 
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Juneteenth*Wednesday June 19, 2019Culture 
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Kim Jong II joigning the Workers Party of KoreaWednesday June 19, 2019Culture 
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Independence Day*Wednesday June 19, 2019Culture 
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Rencontres littéraires de Goma*Wednesday June 19, 2019Culture 
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Hogueras de San Juan**Thursday June 20, 2019Culture 
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Memorial Day**Thursday June 20, 2019Culture 
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Fête de la Musique*Friday June 21, 2019Culture 
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Half-day holiday**Friday June 21, 2019Culture 
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Kupalle*Friday June 21, 2019Culture 
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Festes de St Joan in Minorca*Friday June 21, 2019Culture 
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National Aboriginal DayFriday June 21, 2019Culture 
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St Alban*Saturday June 22, 2019Culture 
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Remembrance Day*Saturday June 22, 2019Culture 
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Cannes Lions Advertising Festival**Saturday June 22, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Festivals**Saturday June 22, 2019Culture 
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Africa Day**Sunday June 23, 2019Culture 
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Day of Public ServantsSunday June 23, 2019Culture 
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Nantucket Film Festival*Sunday June 23, 2019Culture 
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Sao Joaninas*Monday June 24, 2019Culture 
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St John's DayMonday June 24, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DayTuesday June 25, 2019Culture 
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Public Service day*Tuesday June 25, 2019Culture 
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Spring Festival*Tuesday June 25, 2019Culture 
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Montreal Jazz Festival**Tuesday June 25, 2019Culture 
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Milwaukee Musicfest*Tuesday June 25, 2019Culture 
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Festival Internacional de Musica y Danza**Tuesday June 25, 2019Culture 
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St. Kitts Music Festivals Music Festival*Tuesday June 25, 2019Culture 
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Event CANCELLEDTuesday June 25, 2019Culture 
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Day of Peace*Wednesday June 26, 2019Culture 
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Flag Day*Wednesday June 26, 2019Culture 
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San Francisco Pride*Thursday June 27, 2019Culture 
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Day of Turkmen Cultural Workers*Thursday June 27, 2019Culture 
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Day of culture and art workersThursday June 27, 2019Culture 
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Roskilde music festival**Thursday June 27, 2019Culture 
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Family DayFriday June 28, 2019Culture 
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Saint Vitus' Day*Friday June 28, 2019Culture 
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Day of Soviet Invasion*Friday June 28, 2019Culture 
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National liberation Day*Friday June 28, 2019Culture 
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St Peter (Badajoz only)Saturday June 29, 2019Culture 
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St Peter & St Paul*Saturday June 29, 2019Culture 
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St Peter's DaySaturday June 29, 2019Culture 
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Revolution Day*Sunday June 30, 2019Culture 
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Jesus’ entry into Egypt*Monday July 1, 2019Culture 
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Founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army*Monday July 1, 2019Culture 
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Õllesummer**Monday July 1, 2019Culture 
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Republic Day**Monday July 1, 2019Culture 
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Salento Finibus Terrae**Wednesday July 3, 2019Culture 
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Aarauer Maienzug*Wednesday July 3, 2019Culture 
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Montreux Jazz Festival**Wednesday July 3, 2019Culture 
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Mezinárodní Filmový Festival Karlovy Vary**Wednesday July 3, 2019Culture 
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Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival (NIFFF)**Wednesday July 3, 2019Culture 
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National Police DayThursday July 4, 2019Culture 
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Community Development Day*Friday July 5, 2019Culture 
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Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai LamaSaturday July 6, 2019Culture 
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Youth Day (forwarded to Monday)Saturday July 6, 2019Culture 
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St Fermin (Pamplona only)*Sunday July 7, 2019Culture 
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Star Festival*Sunday July 7, 2019Culture 
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Helsinki Pride**Sunday July 7, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DayTuesday July 9, 2019Culture 
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Dubrovnik Festival**Tuesday July 9, 2019Culture 
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EXIT Festival**Tuesday July 9, 2019Culture 
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International Festival of Arts Slavonic Bazaar**Tuesday July 9, 2019Culture 
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Festival d'été de Québec**Tuesday July 9, 2019Culture 
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Maine International Film Festival (MIFF)**Wednesday July 10, 2019Culture 
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Darfur Horse Festival*Wednesday July 10, 2019Culture 
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Odessa Film Festival**Wednesday July 10, 2019Culture 
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Reporter's Day*Thursday July 11, 2019Culture 
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Behdiengkhlam*Thursday July 11, 2019Culture 
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St Peter & St Paul*Friday July 12, 2019Culture 
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Golden Apricot film festival**Friday July 12, 2019Culture 
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Nathan Bedford Forrest Day*Saturday July 13, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Souls*Saturday July 13, 2019Culture 
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Yn Chruinnaght*Saturday July 13, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Souls*Sunday July 14, 2019Culture 
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Emmeline Pankhurst Day*Sunday July 14, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Souls*Monday July 15, 2019Culture 
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First Sermon of Lord BuddhaMonday July 15, 2019Culture 
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Benicassim Festival**Tuesday July 16, 2019Culture 
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Festival Ortigueira**Tuesday July 16, 2019Culture 
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Durban International Film Festival**Tuesday July 16, 2019Culture 
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Constitution Day**Wednesday July 17, 2019Culture 
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Independence Day*Wednesday July 17, 2019Culture 
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Miri International Jazz Festival**Wednesday July 17, 2019Culture 
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International Street Theatre Festival**Wednesday July 17, 2019Culture 
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Palic European Film Festival**Wednesday July 17, 2019Culture 
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Thangka*Wednesday July 17, 2019Culture 
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Eruption anniversary*Thursday July 18, 2019Culture 
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Education DayFriday July 19, 2019Culture 
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Youth DayFriday July 19, 2019Culture 
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Harvest festival*Friday July 19, 2019Culture 
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Horse Festival*Saturday July 20, 2019Culture 
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Luis Muñoz Rivera's birthday*Saturday July 20, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DayMonday July 22, 2019Culture 
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Bregenz Festival**Monday July 22, 2019Culture 
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Revolution DayTuesday July 23, 2019Culture 
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Międzynarodowy Festiwal Filmowy ERA NOWE HORYZONTY**Tuesday July 23, 2019Culture 
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Sabah International Folklore Festival**Tuesday July 23, 2019Culture 
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Auckland International Film Festival**Tuesday July 23, 2019Culture 
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Constitution Day**Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Foundation Day*Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Epistle of Saint JamesThursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Bayreuther Festspiele**Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Uhuru Festival*Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Christopher Street Day**Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Junkanoo Carnival,**Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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St James the Apostol*Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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National Day of the Cowboy*Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Carnaval des Fleurs**Friday July 26, 2019Culture 
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FESPAD*Friday July 26, 2019Culture 
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Remembrance Day*Saturday July 27, 2019Culture 
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Carnival*Saturday July 27, 2019Culture 
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José Celso Barbosa' birthday*Saturday July 27, 2019Culture 
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Hurricane Supplication Day*Saturday July 27, 2019Culture 
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Day of Baptism*Sunday July 28, 2019Culture 
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National Anthem Day*Monday July 29, 2019Culture 
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Eve of Tish'a B'AvMonday July 29, 2019Culture 
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Navy DayWednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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Shaheed Udham Singh martyrdom*Wednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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Rheinfallbeleuchtung und Feuerwerk*Wednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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Fuji Rock Festival**Wednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Wednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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April Fools Day -
Thursday April 1, 2021

Culture : When someone has been fooled in Sweden, to disclose that it was a joke, the fooler says the rhyme April April din dumma sill, jag kan lura dig vart jag vill ( April, April, you stupid herring, I can fool you to wherever I want ) [Wikipedia]


Sizdah-bedar (National day to end Noruz) -
Thursday April 2, 2020

Culture : The thirteenth day of the Persian New Year marks the end of the Noruz break. This tradition is called Sizdah Bedar (sizdah means thirteen) which in English translates to getting rid of thirteen . The concept of avoiding the number thirteen is mainly to symbolize the will and power to deal with all evil in the new year. http://www.farhangsara.com


International Art Festival -
Thursday April 2, 2020

Culture : Http://festivaldelasartes.go.cr in San José updated Jan 2014 edition confirmed


Ramanavani -
Thursday April 2, 2020

Culture : Festivities take place in the Rama temples. recitation of the Ramayana (Perayana), which can last up to 9 days. Classical music and sacred chants.


Adelaide Film Festival -
Friday April 3, 2020

Culture : Lasts one week - www.adelaidefilmfestival.org in Adelaide 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Blues & Roots Festival in Byron Bay -
Friday April 3, 2020

Culture : Www.bluesfest.com.au/ lasts 3 days - 2020 edition confirmed
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Immigration Day -
Saturday April 4, 2020

Culture : Yom HaAliyah pays homage to Aliyah – immigration to Israel – as a cornerstone of both Israel’s founding and its future. The law also makes international history with Israel becoming the first country in the world to dedicate a national holiday to honoring the contribution of immigrants.


Arbor Day -
Monday April 5, 2021

Culture : NOT a public holiday


Toussaint Louverture Anniversary -
Wednesday April 7, 2021

Culture : A former slave who became a general in the French army of Napoleon, Toussaint Louverture (1743 - 1803)established a new constitution of the Dominican Republic.


Annunciation -
Wednesday April 7, 2021

Culture : The proclamation of the good news to Virgin Mary about the conception and birth of God baby Christ.


Repentance & Dedication Day -
Thursday April 8, 2021

Culture : Recently, the Dominican Government declared National Repentance and Dedication Day as a new public holiday to be celebrated annually. The holiday was proposed by the Dominica Association of Evangelical Churches and accepted by the Government, which recognized the need for a certain level of spiritual consciousness among Dominicans and of the need to work and pray together for Dominica's prosperity.


International Day of the Roma -
Thursday April 8, 2021

Culture : Celebrated by the Roma community only


National Day of Nuclear Technology -
Thursday April 8, 2021

Culture :


Guru Nabha Das -
Thursday April 8, 2021

Culture :


Ismailia International Festival for Documentary & Short Films -
Wednesday April 8, 2020

Culture : Www.ismailiafilmfest.com/ lasts 1 week - in Ismailia 2020 edition confirmed


Bataan & Corregidor Heroes Day -
Friday April 9, 2021

Culture : Takes place in Las Cruces (NM)& in Brainerd


Vimy Ridge Day -
Friday April 9, 2021

Culture : To honour and remember the Battle of Vimy Ridge which took place during the First World War at Vimy Ridge, France, in 1917. since 2003 Wikipedia


Näfelser Fahrt -
Friday April 9, 2021

Culture : Battle of Swiss and Austrian armies on 9 April 1388.


Inferno Metal Festival -
Thursday April 9, 2020

Culture : Www.infernofestival.net lasts 4 days - in Oslo 2020 season confirmed


National Folk Festival -
Friday April 10, 2020

Culture : Www.folkfestival.asn.au lasts 5 days - 2020 edition confirmed
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Penang World Music Festival -
Saturday April 11, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days - http://www.penangworldmusic.gov.my 2015 edition confirmed


Holy Saturday -
Saturday April 11, 2020

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National Day of Protected Areas -
Sunday April 12, 2020

Culture : The Sierra del Cristal National Park was approved as the first area protected from the Cuban territory, a day as today of 1930


Cosmonautics Day -
Sunday April 12, 2020

Culture : Celebrates the first manned space flight made on April 12, 1961 by the Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.


Children's Day -
Sunday April 12, 2020

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Florence Scoppio del Carro -
Sunday April 12, 2020

Culture : Explosion of the Cart ceremony. Florentinese watch in Piazza del Duomo the Colombina a rocket in the shape of a dove, fly out of the Duomo and start a huge wooden cart bonfire on the piazza.


Palm Sunday -
Sunday April 12, 2020

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Memorial Day -
Monday April 13, 2020

Culture : Day of victims unjustly prosecuted


Juneau Alaska Folk Festival -
Monday April 13, 2020

Culture : Http://akfolkfest.org lasts 7 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Carnival (during a week from this day on) -
Monday April 13, 2020

Culture :


Tax Day -
Tuesday April 14, 2020

Culture : Day of Tax servicemen


El Bando de la Huerta (Murcia only) -
Tuesday April 14, 2020

Culture :


Easter Tuesday -
Tuesday April 14, 2020

Culture :


Queen's Birthday -
Thursday April 16, 2020

Culture :


Moscow Film festival -
Thursday April 16, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days www.moscowfilmfestival.ru in Moscow 2020 edition NOT confirmed
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Teachers' Day -
Thursday April 16, 2020

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International ballet festival -
Friday April 17, 2020

Culture : Lasts 2 weeks - www.ballet-festival.lv in Riga


Celebration 2018 -
Saturday April 18, 2020

Culture : Four-day gathering at the music icon's Chanhassen, Minnesota complex. in tribute to Prince


Sechseläuten -
Monday April 20, 2020

Culture : Literally means the six o'clock bell toll . Celebrations that end by the burning of the Bloogg effigy at 6pm. only in Zürich


Second Monday after Easter -
Monday April 20, 2020

Culture : Barcelona only


Queen's Anniversary -
Tuesday April 21, 2020

Culture :


Tax Freedom Day -
Tuesday April 21, 2020

Culture : Celebrated 111 days into the new year. The day marks when a typical taxpayer has earned enough to pay for all their annual federal, state and local taxes.


Printemps de Bourges -
Tuesday April 21, 2020

Culture : Http://www.printemps-bourges.com/ in Center France - song festival -lasts 6 days 2020 edition confirmed


Festival International de Louisiane -
Wednesday April 22, 2020

Culture : Https://festivalinternational.org/ lasts 4 days - in Lafayette 2020 edition confirmed


Administrative Professionals' Day -
Wednesday April 22, 2020

Culture : The official period of celebration was first proclaimed by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Charles Sawyer as National Secretaries Week, which was held June 1–7 in 1952, with Wednesday, June 4, 1952 designated National Secretaries Day. In 1955, the observance date was moved to April. The name was changed to Professional Secretaries Week in 1981, and became Administrative Professionals Week in 2000 to encompass the expanding responsibilities and wide-ranging job titles of administrative support staff. (Wikipedia)


St George Day (Giorgoba) -
Thursday April 23, 2020

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St George's Day -
Thursday April 23, 2020

Culture :


Memorial Day -
Thursday April 23, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the bombing of Funafuti by Japan during World War II.


New Orleans Jazz Festival -
Friday April 24, 2020

Culture : Www.nojazzfest.com lasts 10 days - in New Orleans 2020 edition confirmed


Carricou Maroon and String Band Music Festival -
Friday April 24, 2020

Culture : Www.carriacoumaroon.com/
merges the maroon celebration and string band music into one setting with one spirit. Its African origins are depicted through the drumming, singing, smoked food and other rituals practiced by the local people. 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Glasgow International Art Festival -
Friday April 24, 2020

Culture : Www.glasgowinternational.org lasts 2 weeks - 2020 edition confirmed


Remembrance Day -
Saturday April 25, 2020

Culture : In tribute to soldiers who died during world wars, especially during the Gallipoli (Turkey) campaign during the First World War.


Cherry Blossom Parade and Festival -
Saturday April 25, 2020

Culture : dates vary: end of April, beginning of May


Chernobyl nuclear incident anniversary (not a bank holiday) -
Sunday April 26, 2020

Culture : Occurred on April 26, 1986


Horse Festival -
Sunday April 26, 2020

Culture : Ahalteke horses, often called royal horses , boast centuries-old history. Ancient historians and poets wrote about matchless beauty of the Central Asian horses, known as Nissei's horses, starting from VII-VI centuries BC. According to the hypothesis, this name derives from the ancient Parthian capital, Nissa. Afterwards, they were better known as Ahalteke horses. Ahal stood for the name of the oasis and Teke was the name of a Turkmen tribe which had long bred these horses. The state emblem of Turkmenistan carries the profile of the beautiful Ahalteke horse, Yanardag, the 1999 world breed champion.


Eierläset -
Sunday April 26, 2020

Culture : A festival around an egg race, is a long-established spring and fertility custom designed to drive out winter.


Innerrhoder Landsgemeinde -
Sunday April 26, 2020

Culture : Public vote


Lapu-Lapu Day -
Monday April 27, 2020

Culture : A working holiday which was first observed in 2019. Celebrates the victory of Lapu-Lapu and his men over the Spaniards, led by Ferdinand Magellan, during the Battle of Mactan on April 27, 1521. [Wikipedia]


Confederate Memorial Day -
Monday April 27, 2020

Culture : Celebrates the surrender of Confederate General Joseph E. Johnston to Union General William Sherman on April 26, 1865


Day of Mourning -
Tuesday April 28, 2020

Culture : The National Day of Mourning commemorates workers who have been injured, killed or suffer illness as a result of occupational accidents and hazards


Yom Hazikaron -
Tuesday April 28, 2020

Culture : Traditionally dedicated to fallen soldiers, this commemoration has now been extended to civilian victims of armed disputes


Great Elephant March of India -
Tuesday April 28, 2020

Culture : Https://www.everfest.com/e/thrissur-pooram-elephant-festival-thrissur-india/ lasts 3 days - from Thrissur to Thiruvananthapuram 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Pink Apple Filmfestival -
Tuesday April 28, 2020

Culture : Www.pinkapple.ch lasts 2 weeks - in Zurich 2020 edition confirmed


International science festival -
Wednesday April 29, 2020

Culture : Lasts 5 days http://vetenskapsfestivalen.se/in-english/ in Goteborg 2020 season confirmed


St Lucia Jazz Festival -
Wednesday April 29, 2020

Culture : Lasts a week - www.stluciajazz.org/


Youth Day -
Thursday April 30, 2020

Culture :


Jeonju International Film Festival -
Thursday April 30, 2020

Culture : Www.jiff.or.kr lasts 10 days - in Jeonju 2020 season confirmed


Buddha's Anniversary -
Thursday April 30, 2020

Culture : Sakyamuni Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, was born on April 8th, 623 B.C.E. in ancient northern India (now in Nepal) as Prince Siddhartha. It is a holiday observed by Buddhists throughout the world, though the exact date may differ from country to country.


Loyalty Day -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : Reaffirmation of loyalty to the USA; recognition of the freedom heritage. Parades and ceremonies across the United States.


Labour Day -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : This is not a public holiday


Lei Day -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : This Festival of the Lei was first held on May 1, 1928, when a pair of local artists in Honolulu encouraged everyone to wear a lei. Festivities were held downtown with hula, music, lei making demonstrations, and exhibits and contests


Maj-kat -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : End of April Fools' Day month. Cat is mentioned because cats born in May are supposed to be bad omen. Jokes are performed all over the country.


Bravery Day -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : Saint George's Day. The feast was established with a decree of Prince Alexander of Battenberg in 1880. On this day, the Bulgarians praise the brave acts of the Bulgarian military men who fought across the battlefields over the years.


San Segundo -
Saturday May 2, 2020

Culture :


Brighton Fringe Festival -
Saturday May 2, 2020

Culture : Www.brightonfringe.org/ lasts 3 weeks - 2020 edition confirmed


Martyrs'Day -
Sunday May 3, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the Syrian and Lebanese nationalists executed in Damascus and Beirut on May 6, 1916 by Jamal Pasha, the Ottoman wāli. They were executed in both the Marjeh Square in Damascus and Burj Square in Beirut. Both squares have since then been renamed to Martyrs' Square. (Wikipedia)


Aboakyer festival -
Sunday May 3, 2020

Culture : Www.ghanaweb.com A popular game hunting festival in central Ghana, the Aboakyer Festival used to involve hunting for leopard but the death toll was too great, and the tribe members opted for hunting bushbuck (an antelope) instead. The festival includes traditional dancing, hunting, colorful processions, brass bands and more. in Central Ghana 2020 edition confirmed


Le Feuillu -
Sunday May 3, 2020

Culture : Le Feuillu, aussi écrit anciennement « Folliu », « Folhiu » ou « Foeillu », est une fête qui se rattache à l'antique tradition des « quêtes de mai » répandues dans toute l'Europe. Elle peut également être rapprochée de la « Fête du Fou » (le fou étant dérivé de fagus, hêtre) ainsi qu'à celle des « Maïentzets » ou encore à celle de l'arbre de mai. Cette fête aurait été à l'origine un rite paysan de type païen, probablement d'origine celtique et dont le but est de célébrer le retour du printemps. Au XVIe siècle, Calvin la fit interdire dans les communes genevoises. [Wikipedia]


Glarner Landsgemeinde -
Sunday May 3, 2020

Culture : Public vote in front of the legislative body.


Independence Day -
Monday May 4, 2020

Culture : On this day in 1776, Rhode Island, the colony founded by the most radical religious dissenters from the Puritans of Massachusetts Bay Colony, became the first North American colony to renounce its allegiance to King George III. Rhode Island would be the last state to ratify the new American Constitution more than 14 years later on May 29, 1790.


H.H. the Royal Prince's Birthday -
Monday May 4, 2020

Culture : Colonel H.R.H. Crown Prince Sia'osi Taufa'ahau Manumata'ogo Tuku'aho Tupou (born in 1948) is the current Crown Prince of Tonga. He was appointed on May 4, 1966.


Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) -
Monday May 4, 2020

Culture : Lasts 7 days - http://www.hifa.co.zw/ 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Cinco de Mayo -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Defeating the Napoleon III cavalry, Texan general Zaragosa started a military cooperation with Mexico, leading to the supremacy of an army that would win, 14 months later, the battle of Gettysburg, ending the American Civil War. a public holiday in the state of Puebla Battle of Puebla against the French Celebrated by the Mexican communities


Memorial Day -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Holocaust Memorial Day is dedicated to the lessons of the past and provides an important opportunity to face any manifestations of hatred


Teacher Appreciation Day -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Teacher Appreciation Week is a week long celebration - to show appreciation for the contribution that teachers bring to education


Orthodox St. George's Day -
Wednesday May 6, 2020

Culture :


Buddha's Enlightment -
Wednesday May 6, 2020

Culture : Called Saga Dawa in Tibet. Celebrates the enlightenment of Buddha and his attainment of Nirvana upon his death. Crowds of pilgrims walk the sacred circuit around Jokhang and the old city of Lhasa (Linkor).


Victory Day -
Thursday May 7, 2020

Culture : Dien Bien Phu Victory Day


National Day of Prayer -
Thursday May 7, 2020

Culture : The National Day of Prayer was designated by Congress in 1952 and the president usually signs a proclamation. It stems from President George Washington and President Abraham Lincoln, who set the example, as did the Continental Congress in 1775.


Festival of Citizenship -
Thursday May 7, 2020

Culture : The Festival della Cittadinanza is an event of three days during which the old town becomes the scene of a rich cultural program of exhibitions, performances, conferences, round tables... in Padova


Heroes Day -
Friday May 8, 2020

Culture :


Parents Day -
Friday May 8, 2020

Culture : Sons and daughters show their love and respect for their parents on this day. Parents’ Day is not a national holiday. Banks and shops are open for business.


Victory Day 1945 -
Friday May 8, 2020

Culture :


National day against torture -
Friday May 8, 2020

Culture : To consolidate the protection of freedoms and human rights in Tunisia as a guarantee for completing the democratic process on a solid basis.


Victory Day -
Saturday May 9, 2020

Culture : WW2 celebration


St Françis Xavier -
Sunday May 10, 2020

Culture : Salvador only


Flower Day -
Sunday May 10, 2020

Culture : A holiday was first introduced by Hajibala Abutalibov, the mayor of Baku, in 2003, when Heydar Aliyev was hospitalized in Cleveland, U.S., with no realistic hopes for recovery. The Baku mayor declared May 10, Heydar Aliyev's birthday, the Flower Holiday to celebrate the president's birthday while thinly veiling it as a neutral holiday.


Flag Day -
Sunday May 10, 2020

Culture : This holiday is dedicated to the main symbols of the country which embody the ideas of national unity and are the major attributes of sovereignty and independence in Belarus. [www.belarus.by]


Battle Day -
Sunday May 10, 2020

Culture : Stosswallfahrt - Commémoration de la bataille du col de Stoss


Festival of Central and Eastern European Film -
Monday May 11, 2020

Culture : Lasts 1 week - www.filmfestival-goeast.de in Wiesbaden 2020 edition confirmed


Lag BaOmer -
Tuesday May 12, 2020

Culture : Marks the hillula (celebration, interpreted by some as anniversary of death) of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai, a Mishnaic sage and leading disciple of Rabbi Akiva in the 2nd century, and the day on which he revealed the deepest secrets of kabbalah in the form of the Zohar, a landmark text of Jewish mysticism Wikipedia


Festival de Cannes -
Wednesday May 13, 2020

Culture : Www.festival-cannes.fr lasts 12 days - in southern France 2020 edition confirmed


Milan International Film Festival (MIFF) -
Wednesday May 13, 2020

Culture : Lasts 1 week - http://www.miff.it


Event CANCELLED -
Wednesday May 13, 2020

Culture : Due to Coronavirus epidemics


Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville -
Thursday May 14, 2020

Culture : Http://www.fimav.qc.ca lasts 5 days - 2020 edition confirmed


St Isidore (Albacete only) -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : Isidore (c.560-636) the Husbandman (or Farmer) is the patron saint of farmers, and Madrid. When a young boy, he became discouraged with his studies and ran away from school, but he came across a steadily dripping stream of water that had worn a deep hallow in a rock, and this He succeeded his brother as the bishop of Seville, but is better known for his writings. inspired him to return to his studies. His brothers Leander, Fulgentius, and Florentian are also saints. Observed in Spain as Feast of Saint Isadore. Also celebrated in Mexican towns whose patron saint is San Isidro. (shagtown.com)


Family Day -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : From 2008 onwards


Teachers' Day -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture :


Day of Mourning -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : Annual Remembering the Nakba. In Arabic, the word “Nakba” means catastrophe. This term is used to refer to the Israeli occupation and the displacement of the Palestinian people. Between the years of 1947 and 1948, over 750,000 Palestinians were forced to move from their homes and 531 villages were destroyed.


Shri Shankaracharya -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : Shri Shankaracharya jayanti


Tokyo Sanja Matsuri (beginning) -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : Literally Three Shrine Festival ), or Sanja Festival, is one of the three great Shinto festivals in Tokyo. It is considered one of the wildest and largest. [Wikipedia] 2020 edition confirmed


Mass Graves Day -
Saturday May 16, 2020

Culture : National day of remembrance for the victim’s of Saddam Hussein’s regime who were buried in mass graves (from 2007 on)


Womens' Day -
Saturday May 16, 2020

Culture : May 16 has been celebrated by Kuwaiti women and the supporters of their political rights as a breakthrough in the northern Arabian Gulf country after parliament in 2005 voted 35-23 and passed a bill that gave women the right to vote and to stand as candidates in the legislative and municipal elections. from 2016 onwards


Omar Khayyam Day -
Sunday May 17, 2020

Culture : Omar Khayyam (1048-1131), a Persian mathematician, astronomer and poet, was renowned in his own country and in his own lifetime for his scientific achievements, but is chiefly known to English-speaking readers through the translation by the English writer Edward Fitzgerald of a collection of his Rubaiyat (“quatrains”) in “The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam” (1859).


International Museum Day -
Monday May 18, 2020

Culture : NOT a public holiday


President's Day -
Tuesday May 19, 2020

Culture : President Ho Chi Minh's Birthday


Bergen Festival -
Wednesday May 20, 2020

Culture : Www.fib.no/en/ lasts 2 weeks - 2020 season confirmed


International Bellapais Music Festival -
Wednesday May 20, 2020

Culture : Lasts 4 days - www.bellapaisfestival.com/ 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Docaviv -
Thursday May 21, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days - in Tel Aviv Documentary film festival 2020 edition confirmed


Bruges Holy Blood procession -
Thursday May 21, 2020

Culture : Sanguis Christi


Horse Festival -
Thursday May 21, 2020

Culture : Auffahrtsumritt Beromünster - Procession équestre de l’Ascension à Beromünster


National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

Culture :


Abolition of Slavery -
Saturday May 23, 2020

Culture : Abolition of Slavery Day in French Overseas Territories: May 27 in Guadeloupe, May 22 in Martinique, June 10 in Guiana, Dec. 20 in Réunion Island, April 27 in Mayotte, May 23 in Metropolitan France (where it is not a public holiday) In fact, the second abolition decree was signed in Paris by Victor Schoelcher on April 27, 1848. The first decree had been signed in Paris by the French Revolution on Feb. 4, 1794, but had been cancelled by Napoleon on May 20, 1802.


Teacher Day -
Sunday May 24, 2020

Culture :


Kazi Nazrul Islam day -
Sunday May 24, 2020

Culture : 24 May 1899 – 29 August 1976 -- was a Bengali poet, writer, musician, and revolutionary from the Indian subcontinent. He is the national poet of Bangladesh.Popularly known as Nazrul, he produced a large body of poetry and music with themes that included religious devotion and rebellion against oppression. Nazrul's activism for political and social justice earned him the title of Rebel Poet . His compositions form the avant-garde genre of Nazrul Sangeet (Music of Nazrul). Nazrul and his works are equally commemorated and celebrated in Bangladesh and India, particularly in India's Bengali-speaking states such as West Bengal, parts of Assam, and Tripura. [Wikipedia]


Khamoro International Festival -
Sunday May 24, 2020

Culture : Www.khamoro.cz/ Gypsy festival - lasts 1 week - in Prague 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Africa Day -
Monday May 25, 2020

Culture :


National Day of Healing -
Tuesday May 26, 2020

Culture : Formerly known as National Sorry Day, this day started in 1998, to express regret over the historical mistreatment of Aboriginal peoples.


Northern Alberta International Children's Festival -
Tuesday May 26, 2020

Culture : Lasts 5 days - in Edmonton - www.childfest.com in Edmonton 2020 edition confirmed


Border Guard Day -
Thursday May 28, 2020

Culture : In tribute to the soldiers who rebuffed invasions of their country


Eve of Shavuot -
Thursday May 28, 2020

Culture :


Anniversary of the Death of President Ali Soilih (click) -
Friday May 29, 2020

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


Fall of Constantinople -
Friday May 29, 2020

Culture : Capture of the capital of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire by an invading army of the Ottoman Empire on 29 May 1453. The Ottomans were commanded by 21-year-old Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II, who defeated an army commanded by Byzantine Emperor Constantine XI Palaiologos. The conquest of Constantinople followed a 53-day siege that had begun on 6 April 1453.


Brooklyn International Film Festival -
Friday May 29, 2020

Culture : Http://wbff.org 2020 edition confirmed


Bush Fire International Festival -
Friday May 29, 2020

Culture : Www.bushfire.co.sz lasts 2 days - in Mbabane 2020 season confirmed


Karneval der Kulturen -
Friday May 29, 2020

Culture : Www.karneval-berlin.de/ lasts 3 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Transilvania International Film Festival -
Friday May 29, 2020

Culture : Www.tiff.ro lasts 10 days - in Cluj 2020 edition confirmed


Kiev (Molodist) - International Film Festival -
Sunday May 31, 2020

Culture : Www.molodist.com in Kiev 2020 edition confirmed


Children's Day -
Sunday May 31, 2020

Culture : Gyermeknap - Parents take children to fun places or to family nature walks (kirándulás).


Carpet Day -
Sunday May 31, 2020

Culture : Festivities in honor of Turkmen Carpet Day, celebration of best masters of carpet weaving and concerts are held all over the country


Pfingstblitter -
Sunday May 31, 2020

Culture : The forests of Ettingen, Sulz and Gansingen are populated by scores of young men scavenging for foliage to tailor and dress themselves in. Fully disguised as bushes, they make their way back to the village. After the church service they roam the area, yelling and whooping. In many places the men show their respect by bowing, and the celebration is accompanied by heavy drinking. In earlier times it was the human bushes that were sunked in the fountain at the end of the festivities, but over time the tables have turned as those bushes began putting their attackers in the fountain instead. Nowadays they try to splash onlookers with wet branches.


Whit Monday -
Monday June 1, 2020

Culture :


Kheer Bhawani festival -
Tuesday June 2, 2020

Culture : A temple dedicated to the Goddess Kheer Bhawani (originally just Bhawani) constructed over a sacred spring. The worship of Kheer Bhawani is universal among the Hindus of Kashmir. [Wikipedia]


Sydney Film Festival -
Wednesday June 3, 2020

Culture : Http://sff.org.au/ in Sydney 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


Nashville Country Music Festival Fan Fair -
Thursday June 4, 2020

Culture : Lasts 4 days www.blueshoenashville.com/fanform.html 2020 edition confirmed


Kanilai International Festival -
Thursday June 4, 2020

Culture : Lasts 2 weeks 2020 edition not confirmed


Indian Arrival Day -
Friday June 5, 2020

Culture : Celebrates the arrival of the first East Indians in 1873.


Sakifo -
Friday June 5, 2020

Culture : Music festival in Saint Pierre http://www.sakifo.com/


Sant Kabir Das day -
Friday June 5, 2020

Culture : A mystical saint and poet predominant in North India. Kabir was born to Muslim parents in Benares in the XVth century. Heturned to spirituality and religion at a very young age. Mystical odes from Kabir Das made him an iconic character. He expressed his feelings beautifully in words such as “The Purana and The Koran are mere words” and God is “neither in Kaaba nor in Kailash”. All over his life, Kabir actively denounced both temples and mosques maintaining that God is in everyone and exists everywhere


Day of Mourning -
Saturday June 6, 2020

Culture : Commemoration of the June 1984 attack on Golden Temple.


Reykjavík Arts Festival -
Saturday June 6, 2020

Culture : Https://visitreykjavik.is/reykjavik-arts-festival-1 lasts 3 weeks - in Reykjavík 2020 edition confirmed


National Prairie Day -
Saturday June 6, 2020

Culture : To enhance public awareness of what prairie is, educate about its value, and motivate all who learn about prairie to be inspired to support prairie conservation, restoration, and enjoyment.


Reporter's Day -
Sunday June 7, 2020

Culture : Establecido en 1938 en el Primer Congreso Nacional de Periodistas celebrado en la provincia de Córdoba en recuerdo de la Gazeta de Buenos Ayres , primer periódico de la etapa independentista argentina fundado por Mariano Moreno en 1810 Wikipedia


Festival Internacional de Cortos de Huesca -
Sunday June 7, 2020

Culture : Www.huesca-filmfestival.com in Huesca 2020 season confirmed


National Day of Literature for Children and Young Adults -
Monday June 8, 2020

Culture : Marks the death anniversary of the celebrated Iranian children author Mehdi Azar Yazdi from 2012 onwards


National Day of the Natural Parks -
Monday June 8, 2020

Culture : Cleaning and repair works on the infrastructure of all 11 natural parks on the territory of the country. By tradition, thousands of people join the campaign.


Festival de Fès des Musiques Sacrées -
Friday June 12, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days www.fesfestival.com/ in Fès 2020 season confirmed


Francofolies -
Friday June 12, 2020

Culture : Http://www.francofolies.com/ lasts 10 days - in Montreal 2020 edition confirmed


Trooping the Colour -
Saturday June 13, 2020

Culture : A ceremony performed by regiments of the British and Commonwealth armies. Since 1748 Trooping the Colour has also marked the official birthday of the British sovereign. date depends on wheather forecast Wikipedia


Shanghai Film Festival -
Saturday June 13, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days please check dates: www.siff.com


San Antonio Day -
Saturday June 13, 2020

Culture :


Day of Mourning -
Sunday June 14, 2020

Culture : In tribute to President Konstantin Päts and the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces Johan Laidoner who were arrested and deported to Russia in July 1940. June 14, 1941


Flag Day -
Sunday June 14, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened that day by resolution of the Second Continental Congress in 1777. The United States Army also celebrates the Army Birthday on this date; Congress adopted the American continental army after reaching a consensus position in the Committee of the Whole on June 14, 1775. |Wikipedia]


Banff World Television Festival -
Sunday June 14, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days http://banffmediafestival.com/ in Banff 2020 edition confirmed
Contact edit@edit.fr to get WW major cultural events calendars


Admission Day (not a public holiday) -
Monday June 15, 2020

Culture : Admitted as 25th State on June 15, 1836


National Flower Day -
Monday June 15, 2020

Culture : On this day flowers are planted in green areas, the Martyry Section of the Behesht Zahra cemetery is showered with flowers


Organic Day Act -
Monday June 15, 2020

Culture : The US Congress enacted the Organic Act setting the government of the Virgin Islands on July 22, 1954


Band Clash -
Monday June 15, 2020

Culture : Anguilla’s favorite local soca bands battle it out in The Valley’s Landsome Bowl Center (LBCC), each band performs an original test piece http://www.anguilla-beaches.com/anguilla-carnival-events.html 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Raja -
Monday June 15, 2020

Culture : The first day of the Raja Sankranti festival is known as Pahili Sankranti, the second day is Raja and third day is Basi Raja.


Edinburgh International Film Festival -
Wednesday June 17, 2020

Culture : Lasts 2 weeks www.edfilmfest.org.uk 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Human Rights Day -
Thursday June 18, 2020

Culture : From 2008 onwards


Essaouira Gnawa Festival -
Thursday June 18, 2020

Culture : Www.festival-gnaoua.net/ Gnawa (gnaoua) traditional music - lasts 3 days in Essaouira 2020 season NOT confirmed


Juneteenth -
Friday June 19, 2020

Culture : Marks the official date to the end of slavery in 1865, when the last group of slaves that remained in Galveston, Texas, heard their call to freedom - two years after the Emancipation Proclamation


Kim Jong II joigning the Workers Party of Korea -
Friday June 19, 2020

Culture :


Independence Day -
Friday June 19, 2020

Culture : Obtained from Great Britain in 1961


Rencontres littéraires de Goma -
Friday June 19, 2020

Culture : Lasts 4 days


Hogueras de San Juan -
Saturday June 20, 2020

Culture : Www.hogueras.org lasts 10 days - in Alicante 2020 edition confirmed


Memorial Day -
Saturday June 20, 2020

Culture : In remembrance of the exchange of the province with France in Trat only


Fête de la Musique -
Sunday June 21, 2020

Culture : The whole night is dedicated to amateur and professional musicians who are welcome to play anywhere in the country. Since 1981. More than 700 cities across 120 countries, including Germany, Italy, Greece, Russia, Australia, Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico, Canada, the United States, and Japan celebrate World Music Day today.


Half-day holiday -
Sunday June 21, 2020

Culture : On the occasion of International Day of Yoga morning only


Kupalle -
Sunday June 21, 2020

Culture : The most popular celebration in contemporary Belarus. It is a hedonistic summer celebration of fertility in the name of a female God: Kupala


Festes de St Joan in Minorca -
Sunday June 21, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days 2020, 2021, 2022


National Aboriginal Day -
Sunday June 21, 2020

Culture :


St Alban -
Monday June 22, 2020

Culture : The Albanifest , the largest annual festival in a historic town in Switzerland, is named after St Alban, one of the city's four saints, is held here, over three days. Although a recent creation, the festival celebrates the granting of a charter to the town in 1264 by Rudolf of Habsburgh.


Remembrance Day -
Monday June 22, 2020

Culture : Day of Remembrance of the victims of the Great Patriotic War


Cannes Lions Advertising Festival -
Monday June 22, 2020

Culture : Lasts 1 week - www.canneslions.com in Cannes 2020 edition confirmed


Festival of Festivals -
Monday June 22, 2020

Culture : Lasts 1 week - film festival http://www.filmfest.ru in Petersburg please check dates


Africa Day -
Tuesday June 23, 2020

Culture : Africa Public Service Day since 2008


Day of Public Servants -
Tuesday June 23, 2020

Culture :


Nantucket Film Festival -
Tuesday June 23, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days www.nantucketfilmfestival.org 2020 edition confirmed


Sao Joaninas -
Wednesday June 24, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days - in Terceira Island please check dates: http://www.azores.com/azores/terceira.php


St John's Day -
Wednesday June 24, 2020

Culture :


Arbor Day -
Thursday June 25, 2020

Culture :


Public Service day -
Thursday June 25, 2020

Culture : Showcase of the country's administrative facilities


Spring Festival -
Thursday June 25, 2020

Culture : Surinal: after finishing spring sowing, peasants performed a sacrificial rite for God; joyful cultural rites with songs, and dances. and wine. Ssirum (Korean wrestling).


Montreal Jazz Festival -
Thursday June 25, 2020

Culture : Http://www.montrealjazzfest.com/ lasts 2 weeks - in Montreal 2020 edition confirmed


Milwaukee Musicfest -
Thursday June 25, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days https://summerfest.com/ 2020 edition confirmed


Festival Internacional de Musica y Danza -
Thursday June 25, 2020

Culture : Www.granadafestival.org/ lasts 2 weeks - in Granada 2020 edition confirmed


St. Kitts Music Festivals Music Festival -
Thursday June 25, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days www.stkittsmusicfestival.net/ 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Event CANCELLED -
Thursday June 25, 2020

Culture :


Day of Peace -
Friday June 26, 2020

Culture : Celebrating the 1988 Accords de Matignon (Prime Minister agreement) reconciliating Kanak and French Caledonian communities.


Flag Day -
Friday June 26, 2020

Culture : It was on this day in 1848 that Decree no. 1 of the Wallachian Provisional Government was issued, making the red-yellow-blue tricolour the national flag. On Flag Day, public authorities and other state institutions are obliged by law to organize cultural/educational programs and events, with a patriotic or scientific character, devoted to Romanian history, as well as specific military ceremonies, organized within units of the Ministry of National Defense and the Ministry of the Internal Affairs. [Wikipedia]


San Francisco Pride -
Saturday June 27, 2020

Culture : Lasts 2 days www.sfpride.org/ 2020 edition confirmed
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Day of Turkmen Cultural Workers -
Saturday June 27, 2020

Culture : As of 2009


Day of culture and art workers -
Saturday June 27, 2020

Culture : 2020 edition confirmed


Roskilde music festival -
Saturday June 27, 2020

Culture : Www.Roskilde-festival.dk Lasts 4 days - in Roskilde 2020 edition confirmed


Family Day -
Sunday June 28, 2020

Culture :


Saint Vitus' Day -
Sunday June 28, 2020

Culture : N memory of the Battle of Kosovo in 1389


Day of Soviet Invasion -
Sunday June 28, 2020

Culture : From 2010 - 1 minute of silence - all entertainment prohibited


National liberation Day -
Sunday June 28, 2020

Culture : Commemorate three years of resistance to the coup that removed Manuel Zelaya Rosales from the presidency of Honduras.


St Peter (Badajoz only) -
Monday June 29, 2020

Culture :


St Peter & St Paul -
Monday June 29, 2020

Culture : In the Hihifo district only


St Peter's Day -
Monday June 29, 2020

Culture :


Revolution Day -
Tuesday June 30, 2020

Culture : On June 30, 1989, the current president of Sudan, and then colonel, Umar Hassan Ahmad al Bashir overthrew the administration of prime minister Sadiq al- Mahdi, and established the Revolutionary Command Council for National Salvation to rule Sudan. http://workmall.com/wfb2001/sudan/sudan_history_introduction.html


Jesus’ entry into Egypt -
Wednesday July 1, 2020

Culture : Copts consider the Holy Family flight to the land of the Pharaohs, seeking to protect the Christ Child from the wrath of King Herod, a providential event: it prepared the nation to receive the proclamation of the Gospel. According to local tradition, the Holy Family moved throughout the country carrying out miracles, which are at the origin of numerous sanctuaries. Those shrines are visited by Muslims as well as Christians.


Founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army -
Wednesday July 1, 2020

Culture : Started in 1927 with the start of the Chinese Civil War.


Õllesummer -
Wednesday July 1, 2020

Culture : Lasts 5 days - in Tallinn beer festival please check dates: http://www.ollesummer.ee/


Republic Day -
Wednesday July 1, 2020

Culture : Became a republic within the British Commonwealth in 1960 Not a public holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday


Salento Finibus Terrae -
Friday July 3, 2020

Culture : Lasts 1 week - www.salentofilmfestival.it/ in Brindisi 2020 edition confirmed


Aarauer Maienzug -
Friday July 3, 2020

Culture : Traditional Parade of youth groups dating back to the end of the 19th century


Montreux Jazz Festival -
Friday July 3, 2020

Culture : Www.montreuxjazz.com lasts 3 weeks - in Montreux 2020 edition confirmed


Mezinárodní Filmový Festival Karlovy Vary -
Friday July 3, 2020

Culture : Www.kviff.com in Karlovy Vary 2020 edition confirmed


Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival (NIFFF) -
Friday July 3, 2020

Culture : Www.nifff.ch lasts 5 days 2020 edition confirmed


National Police Day -
Saturday July 4, 2020

Culture :


Community Development Day -
Sunday July 5, 2020

Culture : Focussing on all aspects of community development, the work of the ministry and all its stakeholders across Trinidad and Tobago


Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama -
Monday July 6, 2020

Culture :


Youth Day (forwarded to Monday) -
Monday July 6, 2020

Culture :


St Fermin (Pamplona only) -
Tuesday July 7, 2020

Culture : Running of the bulls on the streets


Star Festival -
Tuesday July 7, 2020

Culture : Tanabata - celebrated at night, after the stars have come out.


Helsinki Pride -
Tuesday July 7, 2020

Culture : Http://www.helsinkipride.fi lasts 1 week 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Arbor Day -
Thursday July 9, 2020

Culture :


Dubrovnik Festival -
Thursday July 9, 2020

Culture : Lasts 5 weeks http://www.dubrovnik-festival.hr/Default.aspx in Dubrovnik please check dates: edition confirmed


EXIT Festival -
Thursday July 9, 2020

Culture : Http://exitfest.org last 3 days - in Novi Sad 2020 edition confirmed


International Festival of Arts Slavonic Bazaar -
Thursday July 9, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days - http://www.belarus.by/ in Vitebsk 2015 edition confirmed


Festival d'été de Québec -
Thursday July 9, 2020

Culture : Http://www.infofestival.com/ lasts 10 days - in Quebec City 2020 edition confirmed


Maine International Film Festival (MIFF) -
Friday July 10, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days
www.miff.org in Waterville 2020 edition confirmed
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Darfur Horse Festival -
Friday July 10, 2020

Culture : South Darfur state is the biggest horse producing region in Sudan. It has second biggest racetrack in addition to Khartoum horse racetrack.


Odessa Film Festival -
Friday July 10, 2020

Culture : Http://oiff.com.ua/en/index.htm in Odessa 2020 edition connfirmed


Reporter's Day -
Saturday July 11, 2020

Culture : Establecido en recuerdo de la promulgación de la Ley de la República 12.045, del 11 de julio de 1956, que resolvió la creación del Colegio de Periodistas de Chile


Behdiengkhlam -
Saturday July 11, 2020

Culture : The most celebrated religious festival among the Pnars. Behdienkhlam (chasing away the Demon of Cholera) is celebrated annually in July after the sowing period, the most important dance festival of the Jaintia tribes. This festival is also an invocation to God, seeking his blessings for a bumper harvest. The women however do not participate in the dancing, as they have an important function of offering sacrificial food to the spirits of the forefathers. [www.north-east-india.com]


St Peter & St Paul -
Sunday July 12, 2020

Culture : Petrovan


Golden Apricot film festival -
Sunday July 12, 2020

Culture : Www.gaiff.am/ lasts 10 days - in Erevan 2020 edition confirmed
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Nathan Bedford Forrest Day -
Monday July 13, 2020

Culture : A Civil War Confederate General, slave trader and an early KKK leader


Festival of Souls -
Monday July 13, 2020

Culture : Obon - commemoration of ancestors. May be observed on a later day in provincial Japan.


Yn Chruinnaght -
Monday July 13, 2020

Culture : Yn Chruinnaght (Manx for ‘The Gathering’) celebrates the cultures of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Cornwall, Brittany and the Isle of Man.


Festival of Souls -
Tuesday July 14, 2020

Culture : Obon - commemoration of ancestors. May be observed on a later day in provincial Japan.


Emmeline Pankhurst Day -
Tuesday July 14, 2020

Culture : (14 July 1858 - 14 June 1928) outspoken reformer committed to securing women’s suffrage in Britain. She was jailed on numerous occasions for her protests at the lack of political rights for women in the UK.


Festival of Souls -
Wednesday July 15, 2020

Culture : Obon - commemoration of ancestors. May be observed on a later day in provincial Japan.


First Sermon of Lord Buddha -
Wednesday July 15, 2020

Culture :


Benicassim Festival -
Thursday July 16, 2020

Culture : Www.fiberfib.com pop and electronic music - lasts 2 days 2020 edition confirmed


Festival Ortigueira -
Thursday July 16, 2020

Culture : Www.festivaldeortigueira.com/ lasts 4 days - International Celtic Music Festival 2020 edition confirmed


Durban International Film Festival -
Thursday July 16, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days www.durbanfilmfest.co.za/ in Durban 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Constitution Day -
Friday July 17, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the proclamation of the Constitution of the Republic of Korea that was made on July 17, 1948. Not a public holiday since 2007 but restored in 2013


Independence Day -
Friday July 17, 2020

Culture : Day of the Declaration of Independence of the Slovak Republic - Declared on 17th of July 1992


Miri International Jazz Festival -
Friday July 17, 2020

Culture : Lasts 2 days - http://jazzborneo.com/ in Miri 2020 edition confirmed


International Street Theatre Festival -
Friday July 17, 2020

Culture : Lasts 5 days - www.gentsefeesten.be in Ghent 2020 edition NOT confirmed
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Palic European Film Festival -
Friday July 17, 2020

Culture : Lasts 1 week www.palicfilmfestival.com/ in Palic 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Thangka -
Friday July 17, 2020

Culture : The huge Gegu (embroidered thangka) is displayed in Tashilunpo monastery in Shigatse and thousands of pilgrims flock there to touch their foreheads to the sacred Thangka in order to be blessed. http://bhaktapuronline.com/


Eruption anniversary -
Saturday July 18, 2020

Culture : Http://www.montserrat-newsletter.com/


Education Day -
Sunday July 19, 2020

Culture :


Youth Day -
Sunday July 19, 2020

Culture :


Harvest festival -
Sunday July 19, 2020

Culture : Galla Bayramy (celebration of the wheat harvest)


Horse Festival -
Monday July 20, 2020

Culture : Held by the nomads of Sangke, combining horse races, yak races and wrestling.


Luis Muñoz Rivera's birthday -
Monday July 20, 2020

Culture : Patriot and journalist (1859-1916)


Arbor Day -
Wednesday July 22, 2020

Culture :


Bregenz Festival -
Wednesday July 22, 2020

Culture : Http://bregenzerfestspiele.com/ Summer Festival on Lake Constance lasts 1 month 2020 edition confirmed


Revolution Day -
Thursday July 23, 2020

Culture :


Międzynarodowy Festiwal Filmowy ERA NOWE HORYZONTY -
Thursday July 23, 2020

Culture : Www.nowehoryzonty.pl in Wroclaw 2020 edition confirmed


Sabah International Folklore Festival -
Thursday July 23, 2020

Culture : Www.sabahtourism.com lasts 1 week - in Kota Kinabalu 2020 edition confirmed


Auckland International Film Festival -
Thursday July 23, 2020

Culture : Www.nziff.co.nz lasts 2 weeks - in Auckland 2020 edition confirmed


Constitution Day -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the anniversary of the day in 1952 when Puerto Rico became a commonwealth with the proclamation of their constitution. The United States had acquired the island after the Spanish-American war, and did not allow self-government until the 1950's, when their constitution was written. Also known as Commonwealth Day, or Occupation Day in commemoration of the US troops landing on the island on this day in 1898 (shagtown.com)


Foundation Day -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : Santiago del Estero was founded by Captain Aguirre in 1553


Epistle of Saint James -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture :


Bayreuther Festspiele -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : Www.bayreuther-festspiele.de/ Opera - Lasts 4 weeks 2020 edition confirmed


Uhuru Festival -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : Lasts 1 week - in Weissenstein www.uhuru.ch 2020 edition confirmed


Christopher Street Day -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : Www.berlin.de lasts 2 days 2020 edition confirmed


Junkanoo Carnival, -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : The origin of the word junkanoo is rather obscure. It is believed it is tied to West African origins, as the costumes and conduct of the masqueraders bear similarities with the Yoruba Egungun festivals. in Nassau 2020 edition confirmed


St James the Apostol -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : One of three witnesses of the Transfiguration of Christ in Mt. Tabor, but also a witness to Jesus' agony.


National Day of the Cowboy -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : To honor the contributions of the iconic cowboy


Carnaval des Fleurs -
Sunday July 26, 2020

Culture : from 2012 onwards


FESPAD -
Sunday July 26, 2020

Culture : A pan-African dance festival


Remembrance Day -
Monday July 27, 2020

Culture : Celebration of martyrs and wounded soldiers)


Carnival -
Monday July 27, 2020

Culture : Lasts 9 days - Festivities at carnival village nightly, music, local & international show and beauty & calypso contests


José Celso Barbosa' birthday -
Monday July 27, 2020

Culture : July 27, 1857 – September 21, 1921) was a medical Physician, sociologist, and political leader of Puerto Rico. Known within Puerto Rico's New Progressive Party as The father of the Statehood for Puerto Rico movement ,[1] Barbosa was also the first Puerto Rican earn a medical degree in the United States. Wikipedia


Hurricane Supplication Day -
Monday July 27, 2020

Culture : Officially, hurricane season is June 1 through November 30th, however this is the day the Virgin Islands set aside for prayer.


Day of Baptism -
Tuesday July 28, 2020

Culture : Declared on July 25, 2008


National Anthem Day -
Wednesday July 29, 2020

Culture : Deșteaptă-te, române : variously translated as Awaken thee, Romanian! , Awaken, Romanian! , or Wake Up, Romanian! [Wikipedia]


Eve of Tish'a B'Av -
Wednesday July 29, 2020

Culture :


Navy Day -
Friday July 31, 2020

Culture :


Shaheed Udham Singh martyrdom -
Friday July 31, 2020

Culture : (December 26, 1899 – July 31, 1940) was an Indian independence activist, best known for assassinating Michael O'Dwyer in March 1940 in what has been described as an avenging of the Jallianwalla Bagh Massacre. Udham Singh Kamboj changed his name to Mohammad Singh Azad, symbolizing the unification of the three major religions of India: Hinduism, Islam and Sikhism. Singh is considered one of the best-known revolutionaries of the Indian independence struggle.


Rheinfallbeleuchtung und Feuerwerk -
Friday July 31, 2020

Culture : Www.rheinfall.ch


Fuji Rock Festival -
Friday July 31, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days - www.fujirockfestival.com in Naeba Ski Resort 2020 edition NOT confirmed
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Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Friday July 31, 2020

Culture :