Philippines has a total of 29 holidays in 2020. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.
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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar is a public holiday in the Philippines.
|Wednesday, January 1, 2020|
|Chinese Lunar New Year's Day
Chinese New Year is not considered an official holiday in the Philippines but it is widely celebrated, particularly in Chinese communities.
|Saturday, January 25, 2020|
||Friday, March 20, 2020|
|Lailatul Isra Wal Mi Raj
Isra and Mi'raj (Isra Me'raj, Israa and Mi'raaj, Laylat Al-Isra wa Al-Miraj, Lailat al Miraj, Night Journey and Ascension to Heaven) marks the night that the Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, ascended to heaven and returned.
|Sunday, March 22, 2020|
Maundy Thursday is part of the Holy Week tradition observed by most Filipinos.
|Thursday, April 9, 2020|
|The Day of Valor
Araw ng Kagitingan, also known as the Day of Valor, annually falls on or around April 9 in the Philippines.
|Thursday, April 9, 2020|
Good Friday is part of the Holy Week holiday in the Philippines.
|Friday, April 10, 2020|
||Saturday, April 11, 2020|
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
|Sunday, April 12, 2020|
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Friday, May 1, 2020|
Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
|Sunday, May 24, 2020|
The Philippine’s Independence day is a large celebratory event held across the country on June 12 each year.
|Friday, June 12, 2020|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020|
|Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice)
Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
|Friday, July 31, 2020|
|Eid al-Adha Day 2
||Saturday, August 1, 2020|
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
|Thursday, August 20, 2020|
|Ninoy Aquino Day
||Friday, August 21, 2020|
|National Heroes Day
||Monday, August 31, 2020|
|Yamashita Surrender Day
||Thursday, September 3, 2020|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020|
Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
|Thursday, October 29, 2020|
|All Saints' Day
Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
|Sunday, November 1, 2020|
|All Souls' Day
All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
|Monday, November 2, 2020|
||Monday, November 30, 2020|
||Monday, December 21, 2020|
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Thursday, December 24, 2020|
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Friday, December 25, 2020|
||Wednesday, December 30, 2020|
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Thursday, December 31, 2020|