World Holidays, Festivals, & Observances

Global Holidays

Welcome to Web-Holidays.com, where every day is a holiday. Information, facts, and trivia for holidays and celebrations held around the world throughout the year.

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Imagine somewhere someone is celebrating right now. Our planet is brimming with diversity and cultures that are rich in folklore and traditions. Holidays are a great way to learn about our neighbors and expand our own universe.

There’s a myriad of holidays to explore from worldwide celebrations, national holidays, remembrance days, minor holidays, lesser known festivals, and ancient celebrations. There are literally thousands of holidays throughout the world. Here on Web-Holidays.com, you can find a large variety of popular, cultural, religious, and offbeat holidays. Explore holidays, festivals, and observances celebrated around the world.

There are over 1800 holidays and celebrations listed on this site.

All the holidays have a northern hemisphere, United States slant.

 

New Year - Jan. 01
Twelfth Night - Jan. 05
Epiphany - Jan. 06
Three Kings Day - Jan. 06
National Youth Day - Jan. 12
Lohri - Jan. 13
Pongal - Jan. 14
Makar Sankranti - Jan. 15
Indian Army Day - Jan. 15
Martin Luther King Day - Jan. 17
Parakram Diwas - Jan. 23
Burns Night - Jan. 25
Opposite Day - Jan. 25
Republic Day - Jan. 26
Australia Day - Jan. 26
Black History Month - Feb. 01
Chinese New Year - Feb. 01
Imbolc - Feb. 01
Groundhog Day - Feb. 02
World Cancer Day - Feb. 04
ThaipUSAm - Feb. 05
Waitangi Day - Feb. 06
Rose Day - Feb. 07
Propose Day - Feb. 08
Chocolate Day - Feb. 09
Kiss Day - Feb. 13
Galentine's Day - Feb. 13
Valentine's Day - Feb. 14
Lantern Festival - Feb. 15
Shivaji Jayanti - Feb. 19
Family Day - Feb. 20
International Mother Language Day - Feb. 21
Presidents Day - Feb. 21
Dragobete - Feb. 24
National Science Day - Feb. 28
Maha Shivaratri - Mar. 01
Mardi Gras - Mar. 01
Texas Independence Day - Mar. 02
World Wildlife Day - Mar. 03
Purim - Mar. 06
International Women’s Day - Mar. 08
Holi - Mar. 08
Pi Day - Mar. 14
Ides of March - Mar. 15
St. Patrick's Day - Mar. 17
Mothering Sunday - Mar. 19
Spring Equinox - Mar. 20
World Down Syndrome Day - Mar. 21
Harmony Day - Mar. 21
World Water Day - Mar. 22
Earth Hour - Mar. 25
April Fool's Day - Apr. 01
Palm Sunday - Apr. 02
National Beer Day - Apr. 07
World Health Day - Apr. 07
National Siblings Day - Apr. 10
National Pet Day - Apr. 11
Songkran Festival - Apr. 13
Pohela Boishakh - Apr. 14
Maundy Thursday - Apr. 14
Good Friday - Apr. 15
Passover - Apr. 15
Easter - Apr. 17
Easter Monday - Apr. 18
Tax Day - Apr. 18
Earth Day - Apr. 22
Anzac Day - Apr. 25
Freedom Day - Apr. 27
Arbor Day - Apr. 29
Beltane - May. 01
Maharashtra Day - May. 01
May Day - May. 01
Cinco De Mayo - May. 05
Mother's Day - May. 08
Lag BaOmer - May. 09
International Nurses Day - May. 12
Buddha Purnima - May. 16
Vesak - May. 16
Armed Forces Day - May. 21
Navy Day - May. 21
Victoria Day - May. 22
Ascension Day - May. 26
Indianapolis 500 - May. 28
Memorial Day - May. 30
World No Tobacco Day - May. 31
World Bicycle Day - Jun. 03
Shavuot - Jun. 04
World Environment Day - Jun. 05
D-Day - Jun. 06
Whit Monday - Jun. 06
Philippines Independence Day - Jun. 12
Flag Day - Jun. 14
Bloomsday - Jun. 16
Corpus Christi - Jun. 16
Juneteenth - Jun. 19
Father's Day - Jun. 19
Midsummer - Jun. 24
Jani - Jun. 24
Canada Day - Jul. 01
Independence Day - Jul. 04
Tanabata - Jul. 07
World Emoji Day - Jul. 17
Lughnasadh - Aug. 01
Nag Panchami - Aug. 02
Raksha Bandhan - Aug. 11
Youth Day - Aug. 12
Obon - Aug. 13
Green Man festival - Aug. 18
Notting Hill Carnival - Aug. 28
Ganesh Chaturthi - Aug. 30
Onam - Aug. 30
Labor Day - Sep. 05
Brazil Independence Day - Sep. 07
International Literacy Day - Sep. 08
Patriot Day - Sep. 11
Programmers' Day - Sep. 13
Batman Day - Sep. 17
Oktoberfest - Sep. 17
International Day of Peace - Sep. 21
Fall Equinox - Sep. 22
Heritage Day - Sep. 24
World Tourism Day - Sep. 27
World Heart Day - Sep. 29
National Boyfriend Day - Oct. 03
Yom Kippur - Oct. 04
Sukkot - Oct. 09
Leif Erikson Day - Oct. 09
Valmiki Jayanti - Oct. 09
Columbus Day - Oct. 10
Diwali - Oct. 24
Halloween - Oct. 31
Kannada Rajyotsava - Nov. 01
Kut - Nov. 01
Día de los Muertos - Nov. 01
Day of the Dead - Nov. 02
Marine Corps Birthday - Nov. 10
Veterans Day - Nov. 11
World Kindness Day - Nov. 13
Bhai Dooj - Nov. 16
Thanksgiving - Nov. 24
Thanksgiving Day - Nov. 24
Black Friday - Nov. 25
Cyber Monday - Nov. 28
Bonifacio Day - Nov. 30
World AIDS Day - Dec. 01
Human Rights Day - Dec. 10
Halcyon Days - Dec. 14
International Tea Day - Dec. 15
Vijay Diwas - Dec. 16
Saturnalia - Dec. 17
Hanukkah - Dec. 18
Blue Christmas - Dec. 21
Yule - Dec. 21
Mathematics Day - Dec. 22
Christmas - Dec. 25
Mari Lwyd - Dec. 25
Kwanzaa - Dec. 26
Pledge of Allegiance - Dec. 28
Hogmanay - Dec. 31

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