There is a total of 292 public holidays and observances in October of 2021 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
Friday, October 1, 2021 Independence of Southern British Cameroons from UK
Cameroon
Friday, October 1, 2021 National Day of the People's Republic of China
Macau
Friday, October 1, 2021 Armed Forces Day
South Korea
Friday, October 1, 2021 Independence Day
Palau
Friday, October 1, 2021 Tuvalu Day
Tuvalu
Friday, October 1, 2021 World Vegetarian Day
United States
Friday, October 1, 2021 Public Holiday (October)
Botswana
Friday, October 1, 2021 National Day
China
Friday, October 1, 2021 International Day of Older Persons
United States
Friday, October 1, 2021 Cyprus Independence Day
Cyprus
Friday, October 1, 2021 National Day of the People's Republic of China
Hong Kong
Friday, October 1, 2021 Teachers Day
Uzbekistan
Friday, October 1, 2021 Elders' Day
Mongolia
Friday, October 1, 2021 Investiture Ceremony of the Captains Regent 2
San Marino
Friday, October 1, 2021 Chuuk Constitution Day
Micronesia
Friday, October 1, 2021 Children's Day
El Salvador
Friday, October 1, 2021 National Day
Nigeria
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Wine Day (Day 1)
Moldova
Saturday, October 2, 2021 International Day of Non-Violence
United States
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Birthday of the Governor of Sabah
Malaysia
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Day after PRC National Day
Macau
Saturday, October 2, 2021 National Day Golden Week holiday
China
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Tuvalu Day Holiday
Tuvalu
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Independence Day
Guinea
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Confucius' Birthday
Hong Kong
Saturday, October 2, 2021 Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
India
Sunday, October 3, 2021 Wine Day (Day 2)
Moldova
Sunday, October 3, 2021 National Day Golden Week holiday
China
Sunday, October 3, 2021 Teacher's Day
Ukraine
Sunday, October 3, 2021 Morazan's Day
Honduras
Sunday, October 3, 2021 Iraqi Independence Day
Iraq
Sunday, October 3, 2021 Harvest Festival
Germany
Sunday, October 3, 2021 National Foundation Day
South Korea
Sunday, October 3, 2021 Day of German Unity
Germany
Sunday, October 3, 2021 Akhari Chahar Somba
Bangladesh
Sunday, October 3, 2021 Daylight Saving Time starts
Paraguay
Monday, October 4, 2021 Feast of St Francis of Assisi
United States
Monday, October 4, 2021 World Habitat Day
United States
Monday, October 4, 2021 Frances Xavier Cabrini
United States
Monday, October 4, 2021 Child Health Day
United States
Monday, October 4, 2021 Peat Cutting Monday
Falkland Islands
Monday, October 4, 2021 National Day Golden Week holiday
China
Monday, October 4, 2021 Independence Day
Lesotho
Monday, October 4, 2021 Thanksgiving Day
Saint Lucia
Monday, October 4, 2021 Feast of St Francis of Assisi
United Kingdom
Monday, October 4, 2021 Territory Day
Australia
Monday, October 4, 2021 Labour Day
Australia
Monday, October 4, 2021 Queen's Birthday
Australia
Monday, October 4, 2021 Peace and Reconciliation Day
Mozambique
Monday, October 4, 2021 Day off for Tuvalu Day Holiday
Tuvalu
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 Republic Implantation
Portugal
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 Constitution Day
Vanuatu
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 World Teachers' Day
United States
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 National Day Golden Week holiday
China
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 Pchum Ben Festival
Cambodia
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 World Cerebral Palsy Day
United States
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 National Day Golden Week holiday
China
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Day of Commemoration and National Mourning
Turkmenistan
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Dukla Pass Victims Day
Slovakia
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan
Iran
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Pchum Ben Festival
Cambodia
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 October Liberation Day
Syria
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Armed Forces Day
Egypt
Thursday, October 7, 2021 Navaratri
United Kingdom
Thursday, October 7, 2021 National Day Golden Week holiday
China
Thursday, October 7, 2021 Martyrdom of Imam Reza
Iran
Thursday, October 7, 2021 Navaratri
Indonesia
Thursday, October 7, 2021 First Day of Navaratri
Pakistan
Thursday, October 7, 2021 Pchum Ben Festival
Cambodia
Thursday, October 7, 2021 National Day
Maldives
Thursday, October 7, 2021 First Day of Navaratri
Bangladesh
Friday, October 8, 2021 Children's Day
Singapore
Friday, October 8, 2021 Day off for Independence of Guayaquil
Ecuador
Friday, October 8, 2021 Bridge Public Holiday
Argentina
Friday, October 8, 2021 Battle of Angamos
Peru
Friday, October 8, 2021 Birthday of the Governor of Malacca
Malaysia
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Independence Day
Uganda
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Abolition Day
St. Barts
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Translators' Day
Armenia
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Birthday of the Governor of Sarawak
Malaysia
Saturday, October 9, 2021 World Post Day
United States
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Independence of Guayaquil
Ecuador
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Day of the Valencian Community
Spain
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Hangeul Proclamation Day
South Korea
Saturday, October 9, 2021 Leif Erikson Day
United States
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Fiji Day
Fiji
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Day of the Maroons
Suriname
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Beginning of the War of Independence
Cuba
Sunday, October 10, 2021 World Mental Health Day
United States
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Huduma Day
Kenya
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Party Foundation Day
North Korea
Sunday, October 10, 2021 National Day
Taiwan
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Curaçao Day
Curaçao
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Plebiscite Day
Austria
Sunday, October 10, 2021 Grandparents' Day
Germany
Monday, October 11, 2021 Native American Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Yorktown Victory Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Fraternal Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Day of People’s Uprising
North Macedonia
Monday, October 11, 2021 Commonwealth Cultural Day
Northern Mariana Islands
Monday, October 11, 2021 Columbus Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 National Heritage Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Monday, October 11, 2021 National Day observed
Taiwan
Monday, October 11, 2021 International Day of the Girl Child
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Columbus Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Huduma Day observed
Kenya
Monday, October 11, 2021 Discoverers’ Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Constitution Day
Sint Maarten
Monday, October 11, 2021 Native American Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Norfolk Island Agricultural Show Day
Australia
Monday, October 11, 2021 Thanksgiving Day
Canada
Monday, October 11, 2021 Pan American Day
Belize
Monday, October 11, 2021 National Heroes Day
The Bahamas
Monday, October 11, 2021 Thanksgiving Day
Canada
Monday, October 11, 2021 American Indian Heritage Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Puerto Rico Friendship Day (Columbus Day)
US Virgin Islands
Monday, October 11, 2021 Lotu a Tamaiti
Samoa
Monday, October 11, 2021 Columbus Day
Chile
Monday, October 11, 2021 Indigenous People's Day
United States
Monday, October 11, 2021 Day of respect for cultural diversity
Argentina
Monday, October 11, 2021 Indigenous People's Day
United States
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Dia de la raza
Guatemala
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Columbus Day
El Salvador
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Day of cultural diversity
Uruguay
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Our Lady of Aparecida / Children's Day
Brazil
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Indigenous Resistance's Day
Bolivia
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Maha Saptami
India
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Columbus Day
Mexico
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Indigenous Resistance's Day
Venezuela
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Indigenous Resistance Day
Nicaragua
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Independence Day
Equatorial Guinea
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Hispanic Day
Spain
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Columbus Day
Honduras
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Aliyah Day School Observance
Israel
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Maha Ashtami
India
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
United States
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Navy Birthday
United States
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Prince Louis Rwagasore Day
Burundi
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Anniversary of the Death of King Bhumibol
Thailand
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Durga Puja
Pakistan
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Chișinău Day
Moldova
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Double Ninth Festival
China
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Chung Yeung Festival
Hong Kong
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Svetitskhovloba
Georgia
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Dussehra
United Kingdom
Thursday, October 14, 2021 World Sight Day
United States
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Liberation Day
Yemen
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Mwalimu Nyerere Day
Tanzania
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Defenders' Day
Ukraine
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Double Ninth Day
Taiwan
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Chong Yeung Festival (Festival of Ancestors)
Macau
Thursday, October 14, 2021 Maha Navami
India
Friday, October 15, 2021 Teacher's Day
Brazil
Friday, October 15, 2021 Dashain
Bhutan
Friday, October 15, 2021 Dussehra
Mauritius
Friday, October 15, 2021 Mother's Day
Malawi
Friday, October 15, 2021 Dussehra
Sri Lanka
Friday, October 15, 2021 Evacuation Day
Tunisia
Friday, October 15, 2021 Durga Puja
Bangladesh
Friday, October 15, 2021 Dussehra
Indonesia
Friday, October 15, 2021 Cayenne Festival
French Guiana
Friday, October 15, 2021 Dussehra
India
Friday, October 15, 2021 International Day of Rural Women
United States
Friday, October 15, 2021 Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari
Iran
Friday, October 15, 2021 Boss's Day
United States
Friday, October 15, 2021 White Cane Safety Day
United States
Friday, October 15, 2021 Commemoration Day of King's Father
Cambodia
Saturday, October 16, 2021 Sweetest Day
United States
Saturday, October 16, 2021 World Food Day
United States
Sunday, October 17, 2021 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
United States
Sunday, October 17, 2021 Dessalines Day
Haiti
Sunday, October 17, 2021 Day of Dignity
Bolivia
Monday, October 18, 2021 Alaska Day
United States
Monday, October 18, 2021 Day off for Columbus Day
Colombia
Monday, October 18, 2021 National Independence Day
Azerbaijan
Monday, October 18, 2021 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Maldives
Monday, October 18, 2021 Giarhwin Sharief
Pakistan
Monday, October 18, 2021 National Heroes' Day
Jamaica
Monday, October 18, 2021 Healthcare Aide Day
Canada
Monday, October 18, 2021 Prayer Day
Zambia
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Mayotte
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Youman-Nabi (Mawlid)
Guyana
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Afghanistan
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Maouloud
Senegal
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Eid e-Milad-un Nabi
Bangladesh
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Algeria
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Maulid un-Nabi
Philippines
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Syria
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Prophet Mohamed's Birthday
Egypt
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Eritrea
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Eid Milad un-Nabi
Pakistan
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Hari Maulad Nabi
Australia
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Ethiopia
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Australia
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Chad
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Id el Maulud
Nigeria
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
Malaysia
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Burkina Faso
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Maouloud
Benin
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
United States
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Canada
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Kuwait
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
Sri Lanka
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
United Kingdom
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Libya
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Prophet's Birthday
Jordan
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Iraq
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Brunei
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Maulid
Tanzania
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
Morocco
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Milad un-Nabi/Id-e-Milad
India
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Mauritania
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
Indonesia
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 The Prophet's Birthday
Bahrain
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Djibouti
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Vap Full Moon Poya Day
Sri Lanka
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Mashujaa Day
Kenya
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Bouk Ok Pansa
Laos
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Vietnamese Women's Day
Vietnam
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Prabarana Purnima
Bangladesh
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Birthday of Guru Balmik Sawami Ji
Pakistan
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 The Day After Prophet's Birthday
Cote d'Ivoire
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti
India
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Revolution of 1944
Guatemala
Thursday, October 21, 2021 Saint Ursula's Day
British Virgin Islands
Thursday, October 21, 2021 Army Day
Honduras
Thursday, October 21, 2021 World War II Victims Remembrance Day
Serbia
Thursday, October 21, 2021 Overseas Chinese Day
Taiwan
Thursday, October 21, 2021 Boat Racing Festival
Laos
Thursday, October 21, 2021 President Ndadaye's Day
Burundi
Thursday, October 21, 2021 Mouloud
United Arab Emirates
Friday, October 22, 2021 Hawke's Bay Anniversary Day
New Zealand
Saturday, October 23, 2021 1956 Revolution Memorial Day
Hungary
Saturday, October 23, 2021 Day of the Macedonian Revolutionary Struggle
North Macedonia
Saturday, October 23, 2021 Chulalongkorn Day
Thailand
Saturday, October 23, 2021 Liberation Day
Libya
Sunday, October 24, 2021 United Nations Day
Micronesia
Sunday, October 24, 2021 Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chauth)
India
Sunday, October 24, 2021 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq
Iran
Sunday, October 24, 2021 United Nations Day
Palau
Sunday, October 24, 2021 Independence Day
Zambia
Sunday, October 24, 2021 United Nations Day
United States
Sunday, October 24, 2021 Day of the Libraries
Germany
Sunday, October 24, 2021 World Development Information Day
United States
Monday, October 25, 2021 Chulalongkorn Day observed
Thailand
Monday, October 25, 2021 Hurricane Thanksgiving
US Virgin Islands
Monday, October 25, 2021 Taiwan's Retrocession Day
Taiwan
Monday, October 25, 2021 Day off for Independence Day
Zambia
Monday, October 25, 2021 Labour Day
New Zealand
Monday, October 25, 2021 Day off for United Nations Day
Palau
Monday, October 25, 2021 Sovereignty Day
Slovenia
Monday, October 25, 2021 United Nations Day observed
Micronesia
Monday, October 25, 2021 Thanksgiving
Grenada
Monday, October 25, 2021 October Bank Holiday
Ireland
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 Angam Day
Nauru
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 Gospel Day
Cook Islands
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 Baptism of the Prophet
Mali
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 National Day
Austria
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
United States
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 Descending Day of Lord Buddha
Bhutan
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 Černová Tragedy Day
Slovakia
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 Independence Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Thursday, October 28, 2021 The Ochi day
Greece
Thursday, October 28, 2021 Ochi Day
Cyprus
Thursday, October 28, 2021 Independent Czechoslovak State Day
Czechia
Thursday, October 28, 2021 Public Service Holiday
Brazil
Thursday, October 28, 2021 Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State
Slovakia
Thursday, October 28, 2021 Republic Day Eve
Turkey
Friday, October 29, 2021 Republic Day
Turkey
Friday, October 29, 2021 King's Coronation Day
Cambodia
Friday, October 29, 2021 World Thrift Day
Germany
Friday, October 29, 2021 Nevada Day
United States
Friday, October 29, 2021 World Stroke Day
United States
Friday, October 29, 2021 Capital City Day
Mongolia
Friday, October 29, 2021 Birth of Ľudovít Ŝtúr Day
Slovakia
Thursday, October 28, 2021 Daylight Saving Time ends
Syria
Saturday, October 30, 2021 Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation
Slovakia
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Daylight Saving Time ends
Greenland
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Halloween
Canada
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Reformation Day
Germany
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Halloween
Germany
Sunday, October 31, 2021 World Cities Day
United States
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Halloween
Thailand
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Reformation Day
Slovenia
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Halloween
Colombia
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Reformation Day
Chile
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Halloween
New Zealand
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Repentance Day
Norway
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Halloween
Bermuda
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Reformation Day
Austria
Sunday, October 31, 2021 Halloween
Taiwan
Saturday, October 30, 2021 Daylight Saving Time ends
Lebanon