There is a total of 319 public holidays and observances in December of 2020 for over 230 countries and 3300 locations around the world. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays & observances along with when and where they are observed.

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Date Holiday Location
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 World AIDS Day
United States
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Rosa Parks Day
United States
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Independence Day
Iceland
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Day of Abolition of the Army
Costa Rica
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Freedom and Democracy Day
Chad
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Restoration of Independence
Portugal
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Giving Tuesday
United States
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Rosa Parks Day
United States
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Republic Day
Central African Republic
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Commemoration Day
United Arab Emirates
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 National Day
Romania
Wednesday, December 2, 2020 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
United States
Thursday, December 3, 2020 International Day of Persons with Disabilities
United States
Thursday, December 3, 2020 International Day of Disabled Persons
Nepal
Thursday, December 3, 2020 Day of Navarre
Spain
Thursday, December 3, 2020 National Day Holiday
United Arab Emirates
Friday, December 4, 2020 Anniversary of the Coronation of King Tupou I
Tonga
Friday, December 4, 2020 International Day of Banks
United States
Friday, December 4, 2020 Gospel Day
Marshall Islands
Saturday, December 5, 2020 St Nicholas' Eve/Sinterklaas
Netherlands
Saturday, December 5, 2020 King Bhumibol's Birthday/Father's Day
Thailand
Saturday, December 5, 2020 World Soil Day
United States
Saturday, December 5, 2020 International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
United States
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Foundation of Quito
Ecuador
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Saint Nicholas Day
Hungary
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Second Advent Sunday
Germany
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Constitution Day
Spain
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Saint Nicholas Day
Germany
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Independence Day
Finland
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Second Advent Sunday
Norway
Sunday, December 6, 2020 St Nicholas' Day
Netherlands
Sunday, December 6, 2020 St. Nicholas Day
Belgium
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Army Day
Ukraine
Sunday, December 6, 2020 St Nicholas Day
United States
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Second Advent Sunday
Sweden
Monday, December 7, 2020 Bridge Public Holiday
Argentina
Monday, December 7, 2020 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
United States
Monday, December 7, 2020 Western Province Day
Solomon Islands
Monday, December 7, 2020 The Feast of St. Ambrose (Milan)
Italy
Monday, December 7, 2020 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
United States
Monday, December 7, 2020 Day off for Anniversary of the Coronation of King Tupou I
Tonga
Monday, December 7, 2020 Election Day
Ghana
Monday, December 7, 2020 International Civil Aviation Day
United States
Monday, December 7, 2020 Delaware Day
United States
Monday, December 7, 2020 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
United States
Monday, December 7, 2020 Day of Remembrance
East Timor
Monday, December 7, 2020 Constitution Day Holiday
Spain
Monday, December 7, 2020 Spitak Remembrance Day
Armenia
Monday, December 7, 2020 Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Colombia
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
United States
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Inmaculate Conception Day
Chile
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Germany
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Saint Kliment Ohridski's Day
North Macedonia
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Costa Rica
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Immaculate Conception
Seychelles
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Canada
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Mother's Day
Panama
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Peru
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Battle Day
Falkland Islands
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 National Youth Day
Albania
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Day of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception
East Timor
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
United Kingdom
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Immaculate Conception
Switzerland
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Vatican City (Holy See)
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Constitution Day
Northern Mariana Islands
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Santa Marian Kamalen Day
Guam
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Malta
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Immaculate Conception
Spain
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Australia
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Virgin of Caacupé Day
Paraguay
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Mexico
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Immaculate Conception
Austria
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Monaco
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Election Day
Indonesia
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Independence Day
Tanzania
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 National Day
Myanmar
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Day of Saint Leocadia
Spain
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 V.C. Bird Day
Antigua and Barbuda
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 World Genocide Commemoration Day
United States
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 International Anti-Corruption Day
United States
Thursday, December 10, 2020 Human Rights Day
Equatorial Guinea
Thursday, December 10, 2020 Day of the Namibian Women and International Human Rights Day
Namibia
Thursday, December 10, 2020 International Human Rights Day
Moldova
Thursday, December 10, 2020 Constitution Day
Thailand
Thursday, December 10, 2020 Wyoming Day
United States
Thursday, December 10, 2020 Anniversary of Victory over ISIS
Iraq
Thursday, December 10, 2020 Human Rights Day
United States
Thursday, December 10, 2020 International Human Rights Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Friday, December 11, 2020 Human Rights and Peace Day
Kiribati
Friday, December 11, 2020 Anniversary of the Statute of Westminster
Canada
Friday, December 11, 2020 First Day of Hanukkah
Canada
Friday, December 11, 2020 Hanukkah (Day 1)
Israel
Friday, December 11, 2020 Birthday of the Sultan of Selangor
Malaysia
Friday, December 11, 2020 First Day of Hanukkah
United Kingdom
Friday, December 11, 2020 Holiday for King Bhumibol's Birthday/Father's Day
Thailand
Friday, December 11, 2020 Proclamation of Independence Day
Burkina Faso
Friday, December 11, 2020 Chanukah/Hanukkah (first day)
United States
Friday, December 11, 2020 International Mountain Day
United States
Friday, December 11, 2020 First Day of Hanukkah
Australia
Saturday, December 12, 2020 Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
United States
Saturday, December 12, 2020 Hanukkah (Day 2)
Israel
Saturday, December 12, 2020 Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe
Mexico
Saturday, December 12, 2020 Extra Work Day
Hungary
Saturday, December 12, 2020 Day of Neutrality
Turkmenistan
Saturday, December 12, 2020 International Day of Neutrality
United States
Saturday, December 12, 2020 Jamhuri Day
Kenya
Saturday, December 12, 2020 International Universal Health Coverage Day
United States
Sunday, December 13, 2020 Third Advent Sunday
Norway
Sunday, December 13, 2020 Republic Day
Malta
Sunday, December 13, 2020 National Guard Birthday
United States
Sunday, December 13, 2020 National Day
Saint Lucia
Sunday, December 13, 2020 Third Advent Sunday
Sweden
Sunday, December 13, 2020 Hanukkah (Day 3)
Israel
Monday, December 14, 2020 Day of the Workers of Oil, Gas, Power and Geological Industry
Turkmenistan
Monday, December 14, 2020 Hanukkah (Day 4)
Israel
Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Homecoming Day (only Alderney)
Guernsey
Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Bill of Rights Day
United States
Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Hanukkah (Day 5)
Israel
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Hanukkah (Day 6) / Rosh Chodesh Tevet
Israel
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Independence Day
Kazakhstan
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Victory Day
Bangladesh
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Day of Reconciliation
South Africa
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 National Day
Bahrain
Thursday, December 17, 2020 Independence Day Holiday
Kazakhstan
Thursday, December 17, 2020 National Day
Bhutan
Thursday, December 17, 2020 National Day (second day)
Bahrain
Thursday, December 17, 2020 Hanukkah (Day 7)
Israel
Thursday, December 17, 2020 Wright Brothers Day
United States
Thursday, December 17, 2020 Pan American Aviation Day
United States
Friday, December 18, 2020 Arabic Language Day
United States
Friday, December 18, 2020 National Day
Qatar
Friday, December 18, 2020 Nigerien Republic Day
Niger
Friday, December 18, 2020 Last day of Hanukkah
Australia
Friday, December 18, 2020 Last Day of Chanukah
United States
Friday, December 18, 2020 Last day of Hanukkah
India
Friday, December 18, 2020 Hanukkah (Day 8)
Israel
Friday, December 18, 2020 Last day of Hanukkah
Canada
Friday, December 18, 2020 International Migrants Day
United States
Saturday, December 19, 2020 National Heroes and Heroines Day
Anguilla
Saturday, December 19, 2020 St. Nicholas Day
Ukraine
Saturday, December 19, 2020 Remembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by Genocide
Germany
Sunday, December 20, 2020 Fourth Advent Sunday
Germany
Sunday, December 20, 2020 Abolition of Slavery
Reunion
Sunday, December 20, 2020 International Human Solidarity Day
United States
Sunday, December 20, 2020 Fourth Advent Sunday
Norway
Sunday, December 20, 2020 Macau S.A.R. Establishment Day
Macau
Sunday, December 20, 2020 National Day of Mourning
Panama
Sunday, December 20, 2020 Fourth Advent Sunday
Sweden
Saturday, December 19, 2020 Daylight Saving Time starts
Fiji
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice
American Samoa
Monday, December 21, 2020 Day off for National Heroes and Heroines Day
Anguilla
Monday, December 21, 2020 Turkish Language Day (Turkish community)
North Macedonia
Monday, December 21, 2020 São Tomé Day
Sao Tome and Principe
Monday, December 21, 2020 Niyazov Day
Turkmenistan
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice
French Polynesia
Monday, December 21, 2020 Dōngzhì Festival
Taiwan
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice
Mongolia
Monday, December 21, 2020 Winter Solstice
Macau
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice
China
Tuesday, December 22, 2020 Macau S.A.R. Establishment Day Holiday
Macau
Tuesday, December 22, 2020 Sambisa Memorial Day
Nigeria
Tuesday, December 22, 2020 Unity Day
Zimbabwe
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice
Samoa
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve
Vietnam
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Additional Special Non-Working Day
Philippines
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve
Liechtenstein
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Washington's Birthday
United States
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve
Vatican City (Holy See)
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Independence Day
Libya
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve
Pakistan
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve Joint Holiday
Indonesia
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve
Germany
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve (from 2pm)
Brazil
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve
Australia
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve (from noon)
Iceland
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Yap Constitution Day
Micronesia
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve
Haiti
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Bank Holiday
Denmark
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve
Kenya
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Tuvalu
Friday, December 25, 2020 Constitution Day
Taiwan
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Grenada
Friday, December 25, 2020 Family Day
Mozambique
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Slovenia
Friday, December 25, 2020 Catholic Christmas Day
Ukraine
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Guernsey
Friday, December 25, 2020 Catholic Christmas Day
Belarus
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Puerto Rico
Friday, December 25, 2020 Quaid-e-Azam Day
Pakistan
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Switzerland
Friday, December 25, 2020 First Day of Western Christmas
Serbia
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Guinea
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas
India
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Austria
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas
Japan
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Sri Lanka
Friday, December 25, 2020 Asarah B'Tevet (Tenth of Tevet)
Israel
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Montenegro
Friday, December 25, 2020 Asarah B'Tevet
United States
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
Australia
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Sierra Leone
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St. Stephen's Day
Slovakia
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Suriname
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St Stephen's Day
Vatican City (Holy See)
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Bangladesh
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Kwanzaa (first day)
United States
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Day After Christmas Day
United States
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St. Stephen's Day
Austria
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Second day of Christmas
Bulgaria
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
British Virgin Islands
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Christmas Second Day
US Virgin Islands
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Family Day
Vanuatu
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Samoa
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Day of Goodwill
South Africa
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Andorra
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Kwanzaa (first day)
Canada
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Eswatini
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St. Stephen's Day
Switzerland
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Canada
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Christmas Day observed
Brunei
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
United Kingdom
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Independence and Unity Day
Slovenia
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Dominica
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St Stephen's Day
France
Saturday, December 26, 2020 First Weekday After Christmas Day
Hong Kong
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St. Stephen's Day
Ireland
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Day After Christmas
Montenegro
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Saint Martin
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Second Day of Christmas
Hungary
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St Stephen's Day
Croatia
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Nauru
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Day of the Banner
Spain
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Ghana
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Synaxis of the Mother of God
Greece
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Second Day of Christmas
Poland
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Malta
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Day After Christmas (Christians only)
Pakistan
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Finland
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Bank Holiday
Malta
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Malawi
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Family Day
Namibia
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Fiji
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Second Day of Christmas
Latvia
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St. Stephen's Day
Czechia
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Germany
Saturday, December 26, 2020 National Day of Thanksgiving
Solomon Islands
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St Stephen's Day
Liechtenstein
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Norway
Saturday, December 26, 2020 2nd Christmas Day
Denmark
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Grenada
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St. Stephen's Day
Italy
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Second day of Christmas
Romania
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Second Day of Christmas
Lithuania
Saturday, December 26, 2020 St Stephen's Day
Luxembourg
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day
Greenland
Sunday, December 27, 2020 Christmas Holiday
Falkland Islands
Sunday, December 27, 2020 Constitution Day
North Korea
Sunday, December 27, 2020 Feast of the Holy Family
Spain
Sunday, December 27, 2020 International Day of Epidemic Preparedness
United States
Monday, December 28, 2020 Day off for Boxing Day
Tuvalu
Monday, December 28, 2020 Boxing Day observed
Bermuda
Monday, December 28, 2020 Day of the Holy Innocents
Mexico
Monday, December 28, 2020 Proclamation Day
Australia
Monday, December 28, 2020 Day off for Boxing Day
Ghana
Monday, December 28, 2020 Boxing Day observed
Montserrat
Monday, December 28, 2020 Day off for Boxing Day
Gibraltar
Monday, December 28, 2020 Christmas holiday
Bulgaria
Monday, December 28, 2020 Boxing Day Observed
Australia
Monday, December 28, 2020 Substitute Bank Holiday for Boxing Day
United Kingdom
Monday, December 28, 2020 Boxing Day observed
Nauru
Monday, December 28, 2020 Day off for Boxing Day
New Zealand
Monday, December 28, 2020 Boxing Day observed
Cook Islands
Monday, December 28, 2020 Day off for Boxing Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Monday, December 28, 2020 Republic Day
South Sudan
Monday, December 28, 2020 Boxing Day observed
Rwanda
Monday, December 28, 2020 Day off for Boxing Day
Falkland Islands
Monday, December 28, 2020 Carnival Day
Sint Maarten
Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Independence Day
Mongolia
Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Udhauli Parva
Nepal
Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
Sri Lanka
Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Day off for Christmas Holiday
Falkland Islands
Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Christmas Holiday
Falkland Islands
Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Tamu Lhosar
Nepal
Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Rizal Day
Philippines
Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province
Slovakia
Thursday, December 31, 2020 December 31 Bank Holiday
Japan
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Moldova
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve (Bank holiday)
Andorra
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Argentina
Thursday, December 31, 2020 Bank Holiday
Denmark
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Ireland
Thursday, December 31, 2020 Western New Year's Eve
Serbia
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Kosovo
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve (from noon)
Iceland
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Italy
Thursday, December 31, 2020 International New Year's Eve
Vietnam
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Denmark
Thursday, December 31, 2020 Public Sector Holiday
Peru
Thursday, December 31, 2020 National Heroes Day
East Timor
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Peru
Thursday, December 31, 2020 Christmas Holiday
Falkland Islands
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Congo Democratic Republic
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year´s Eve
Nicaragua
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve (from 2pm)
Brazil
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Panama
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year Holiday
Myanmar
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Trinidad and Tobago
Thursday, December 31, 2020 Restoration Day
Switzerland
Thursday, December 31, 2020 World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day
Azerbaijan
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Macau
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve Afternoon
Macau
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Thursday, December 31, 2020 Old Year's Night
Barbados
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Poland
Thursday, December 31, 2020 Festival Day
Montserrat
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
Bangladesh