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






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Palm Springs International Film Festival**Saturday January 2, 2021Culture 
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Admission Day (not a public holiday)*Sunday January 3, 2021Culture 
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Harbin China International Ice and Snow Festival**Sunday January 3, 2021Culture 
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Ananda Pagoda festival in Bagan*Sunday January 3, 2021Culture 
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Colonial Repression Martyrs' Day*Monday January 4, 2021Culture 
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Heroes Day*Monday January 4, 2021Culture 
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Twelfth Night*Tuesday January 5, 2021Culture 
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Flag Day*Thursday January 7, 2021Culture 
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Midwives' Day*Friday January 8, 2021Culture 
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Peace Agreement*Saturday January 9, 2021Culture 
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Maharaja Gambhir Singh anniversary*Saturday January 9, 2021Culture 
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Armed Forces DaySunday January 10, 2021Culture 
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Bangabandhu Homecoming Day*Sunday January 10, 2021Culture 
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Art Singapore**Monday January 11, 2021Culture 
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Children's DayMonday January 11, 2021Culture 
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Muslim pilgrimage*Monday January 11, 2021Culture 
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Belém Day (Belém only)Tuesday January 12, 2021Culture 
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Youth DayTuesday January 12, 2021Culture 
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Havana Jazz Festival*Tuesday January 12, 2021Culture 
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Liberation Day*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Fasnacht*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Constitution Day*Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Tromso International Film Festival**Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Wednesday January 13, 2021Culture 
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Naga New Year DayThursday January 14, 2021Culture 
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Lohri*Thursday January 14, 2021Culture 
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Arbor DayFriday January 15, 2021Culture 
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Kaya State DayFriday January 15, 2021Culture 
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Santa Barbara International Film Festival*Friday January 15, 2021Culture 
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Makar Sankranti/Pongal/Magh Bihu/Tusu Puja*Friday January 15, 2021Culture 
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Battle Day**Sunday January 17, 2021Culture 
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Day of Judaism**Sunday January 17, 2021Culture 
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Rijeka Carnival**Sunday January 17, 2021Culture 
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Anniversary of Jan Palach's death*Tuesday January 19, 2021Culture 
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Foundation Day (Rio de Janeiro only)*Wednesday January 20, 2021Culture 
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Vogel Gryff*Wednesday January 20, 2021Culture 
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Chemrey Angchok**Wednesday January 20, 2021Culture 
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St Berchtold's Day*Wednesday January 20, 2021Culture 
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Unity and Freedom DayFriday January 22, 2021Culture 
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Opening of the World Economic Forum (Davos only)*Friday January 22, 2021Culture 
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Republic Day*Saturday January 23, 2021Culture 
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Park City Sundance Film Festival**Saturday January 23, 2021Culture 
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Literature Festival**Saturday January 23, 2021Culture 
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Göteborg International Film Festival**Sunday January 24, 2021Culture 
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Foundation Day (São Paulo only)Monday January 25, 2021Culture 
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Tatiana Day*Monday January 25, 2021Culture 
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Robert Burn's night*Monday January 25, 2021Culture 
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Surva - International Festival of the Masquerade games**Monday January 25, 2021Culture 
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Grammy Awards**Tuesday January 26, 2021Culture 
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King's Bithday*Saturday January 30, 2021Culture 
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Nagaur fair**Saturday January 30, 2021Culture 
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Fiesta de la Virgen de Candelaria (lake Titicaca)Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Groundhog Day*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Anniversary of the Tartu Peace Treaty*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Yemanjá Day**Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Day of Youth*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Constitution Day*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Berlin International Film Festival*Tuesday February 2, 2021Culture 
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Foundation Day*Wednesday February 3, 2021Culture 
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Beginning of Spring*Wednesday February 3, 2021Culture 
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Ash WednesdayWednesday February 3, 2021Culture 
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Philippine–American War Memorial Day*Thursday February 4, 2021Culture 
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Sapporo Snow Festival (Sapporo only)**Thursday February 4, 2021Culture 
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Festival du Niger**Thursday February 4, 2021Culture 
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Mahamuni Festival*Friday February 5, 2021Culture 
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Perth International Arts Festival**Sunday February 7, 2021Culture 
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Jaisalmer Desert Festival**Sunday February 7, 2021Culture 
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Chiang Mai Flower Festival*Sunday February 7, 2021Culture 
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Cleveland International Film Festival*Sunday February 7, 2021Culture 
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International Book Festival**Sunday February 7, 2021Culture 
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Lantern Festival*Monday February 8, 2021Culture 
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Makha Bucha DayMonday February 8, 2021Culture 
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National Press DayTuesday February 9, 2021Culture 
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Fenkil Day*Wednesday February 10, 2021Culture 
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Dayananda Saraswati day*Wednesday February 10, 2021Culture 
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Trifon Zarezan (Wine Day)*Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (first day)**Sunday February 14, 2021Culture 
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Sydney New Mardi Gras**Monday February 15, 2021Culture 
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Mask festival*Tuesday February 16, 2021Culture 
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Heritage Day*Wednesday February 17, 2021Culture 
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Al Bustan festival:**Thursday February 18, 2021Culture 
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Restoration Day**Friday February 19, 2021Culture 
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Car free dayFriday February 19, 2021Culture 
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Galungan day*Friday February 19, 2021Culture 
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Statehood DaySaturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Chin National Day*Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Abolition of Slavery*Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)**Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Salsa Festival Switzerland**Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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CarnivalSaturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Muscat Festival*Saturday February 20, 2021Culture 
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Heritage DaySunday February 21, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)Sunday February 21, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (first day)*Sunday February 21, 2021Culture 
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Monaco International Film Festival*Sunday February 21, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Monday February 22, 2021Culture 
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Sedona International Film Festival**Monday February 22, 2021Culture 
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Father of Independence Day*Tuesday February 23, 2021Culture 
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Defence of the MotherlandTuesday February 23, 2021Culture 
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Binche Carnival**Tuesday February 23, 2021Culture 
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Shrove Monday*Tuesday February 23, 2021Culture 
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The Academy Awards (Oscars)*Tuesday February 23, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Tuesday February 23, 2021Culture 
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Flag Day*Wednesday February 24, 2021Culture 
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Carnival**Wednesday February 24, 2021Culture 
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Maslenitsa*Wednesday February 24, 2021Culture 
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Buddhist New Year - LosarWednesday February 24, 2021Culture 
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Day of Commemoration of the Victims of the Crimes Committed by Communist and other Totalitarian RegimesThursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Shrove Tuesday - Fasnachtdienstag*Thursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Carnival Tuesday (banks remain open)Thursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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CarnivalThursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Shrove Tuesday*Thursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Sartiglia**Thursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Deccan Festival**Thursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (last day)Thursday February 25, 2021Culture 
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Day of Mourning*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Remembrance Day*Friday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Ash WednesdayFriday February 26, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Special Forces Day*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Carnival*Saturday February 27, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during 5 days from this date on)Sunday February 28, 2021Culture 
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Dublin International Film Festival**Sunday February 28, 2021Culture 
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Belgrade Film Festival**Sunday February 28, 2021Culture 
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Adelaide Festival of the Arts**Sunday February 28, 2021Culture 
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Carnival*Sunday February 28, 2021Culture 
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Monlam*Sunday February 28, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (last day)** February 29, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday** February 29, 2021Culture 
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Kuningan day* February 29, 2021Culture 
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Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Sant (Saint David's Day)*Monday March 1, 2021Culture 
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Mãrțișor*Monday March 1, 2021Culture 
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Marche commémorative de la Révolution du 1er mars 1848Monday March 1, 2021Culture 
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Men's Carnival*Monday March 1, 2021Culture 
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International film festival**Tuesday March 2, 2021Culture 
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Doll's Day*Wednesday March 3, 2021Culture 
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St Piran's Day*Friday March 5, 2021Culture 
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Babu Jagivan ram’s birthdayFriday March 5, 2021Culture 
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Cincomarzada**Friday March 5, 2021Culture 
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Foire du Livre de Bruxelles**Friday March 5, 2021Culture 
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Hartford Jewish Film Festival*Friday March 5, 2021Culture 
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Honolulu Festival*Saturday March 6, 2021Culture 
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Groundhog Day*Saturday March 6, 2021Culture 
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Horse Easter (Todorovden)*Sunday March 7, 2021Culture 
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Thousand camels festival**Sunday March 7, 2021Culture 
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Teachers' DaySunday March 7, 2021Culture 
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Womens' Day*Monday March 8, 2021Culture 
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Womens' DayMonday March 8, 2021Culture 
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Eve of PurimTuesday March 9, 2021Culture 
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St Patrick's Day Parade*Tuesday March 9, 2021Culture 
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Holocaust Remembrance DayWednesday March 10, 2021Culture 
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Holi / Holika / Medin Poya/Dola Purnima*Wednesday March 10, 2021Culture 
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Uprising Day*Thursday March 11, 2021Culture 
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Moku O Keawe International Festival*Thursday March 11, 2021Culture 
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Prayer day for Crop and labor*Thursday March 11, 2021Culture 
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Womens' DayFriday March 12, 2021Culture 
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Arbor Day*Friday March 12, 2021Culture 
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Sofia International Film Festival**Friday March 12, 2021Culture 
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Mother Tongue Day*Sunday March 14, 2021Culture 
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White Day*Sunday March 14, 2021Culture 
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Heroes Day*Sunday March 14, 2021Culture 
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Constitution Day*Monday March 15, 2021Culture 
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Las Fallas festival**Monday March 15, 2021Culture 
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Bataan & Corregidor Heroes Day*Tuesday March 16, 2021Culture 
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anniversary of the chemical bombing on Halabja*Wednesday March 17, 2021Culture 
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Children DayWednesday March 17, 2021Culture 
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San Luis Obispo International Film Festival*Wednesday March 17, 2021Culture 
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Memorial Day*Thursday March 18, 2021Culture 
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Music festival**Thursday March 18, 2021Culture 
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Feast of San José (St José only)Friday March 19, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Friday March 19, 2021Culture 
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St Joseph's DayFriday March 19, 2021Culture 
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Victory Day**Friday March 19, 2021Culture 
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San Giuseppe in LaufenburgFriday March 19, 2021Culture 
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Hindu New Year*Friday March 19, 2021Culture 
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Mid-Lent*Friday March 19, 2021Culture 
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San JoséSaturday March 20, 2021Culture 
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Denver March Pow Wow*Saturday March 20, 2021Culture 
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Cherry Blossom Parade and Festival**Saturday March 20, 2021Culture 
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Festival International de Films de Fribourg**Saturday March 20, 2021Culture 
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Arbor DaySunday March 21, 2021Culture 
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St Patrick's Day Parade*Sunday March 21, 2021Culture 
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People's Party Day*Monday March 22, 2021Culture 
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Arbor DayMonday March 22, 2021Culture 
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LiebstattsonntagMonday March 22, 2021Culture 
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Martyrdom of Bhagat Singh*Tuesday March 23, 2021Culture 
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Day of the Sea*Tuesday March 23, 2021Culture 
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Mardi Gras*Tuesday March 23, 2021Culture 
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Struggle for Human Rights Day in SlovakiaThursday March 25, 2021Culture 
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Hindu, Lao, Navratra, Songkran, Tamil, Telugu, Ugadi New Year*Thursday March 25, 2021Culture 
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Arbor DayFriday March 26, 2021Culture 
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Gangaur Festival**Saturday March 27, 2021Culture 
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Cape Town International Jazz Festival**Saturday March 27, 2021Culture 
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Hazrat Madhu Lal Hussain Death Anniversary (Lahore only)*Sunday March 28, 2021Culture 
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Salvador Day (Salvador only)Monday March 29, 2021Culture 
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Vietnam Veterans Day*Monday March 29, 2021Culture 
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Constitution Day*Monday March 29, 2021Culture 
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Oruro's La Diablada ("Devil's Carnival")*Monday March 29, 2021Culture 
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Regional holiday**Tuesday March 30, 2021Culture 
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Demilitarisation Day*Tuesday March 30, 2021Culture 
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National Day of TourismTuesday March 30, 2021Culture 
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Genocide Remembrance Day*Wednesday March 31, 2021Culture 
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April Fools Day*Thursday April 1, 2021Culture 
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Sizdah-bedar (National day to end Noruz)*Friday April 2, 2021Culture 
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International Art Festival**Friday April 2, 2021Culture 
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Ramanavani*Friday April 2, 2021Culture 
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Adelaide Film Festival**Saturday April 3, 2021Culture 
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Blues & Roots Festival in Byron Bay**Saturday April 3, 2021Culture 
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Immigration Day*Sunday April 4, 2021Culture 
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Arbor Day**Monday April 5, 2021Culture 
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Toussaint Louverture Anniversary*Wednesday April 7, 2021Culture 
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Annunciation*Wednesday April 7, 2021Culture 
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Repentance & Dedication Day*Thursday April 8, 2021Culture 
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International Day of the Roma*Thursday April 8, 2021Culture 
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National Day of Nuclear TechnologyThursday April 8, 2021Culture 
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Guru Nabha DasThursday April 8, 2021Culture 
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Ismailia International Festival for Documentary & Short Films**Thursday April 8, 2021Culture 
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Bataan & Corregidor Heroes Day*Friday April 9, 2021Culture 
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Vimy Ridge Day**Friday April 9, 2021Culture 
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Näfelser Fahrt*Friday April 9, 2021Culture 
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Inferno Metal Festival**Friday April 9, 2021Culture 
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National Folk Festival**Saturday April 10, 2021Culture 
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Penang World Music Festival*Sunday April 11, 2021Culture 
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Holy SaturdaySunday April 11, 2021Culture 
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National Day of Protected Areas*Monday April 12, 2021Culture 
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Cosmonautics Day*Monday April 12, 2021Culture 
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Children's DayMonday April 12, 2021Culture 
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Florence Scoppio del Carro*Monday April 12, 2021Culture 
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Palm SundayMonday April 12, 2021Culture 
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Memorial Day*Tuesday April 13, 2021Culture 
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Juneau Alaska Folk Festival**Tuesday April 13, 2021Culture 
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Carnival (during a week from this day on)Tuesday April 13, 2021Culture 
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Tax Day*Wednesday April 14, 2021Culture 
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El Bando de la Huerta (Murcia only)Wednesday April 14, 2021Culture 
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Easter TuesdayWednesday April 14, 2021Culture 
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Queen's BirthdayFriday April 16, 2021Culture 
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Moscow Film festival**Friday April 16, 2021Culture 
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Teachers' DayFriday April 16, 2021Culture 
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International ballet festival**Saturday April 17, 2021Culture 
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Celebration 2018*Sunday April 18, 2021Culture 
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Sechseläuten**Tuesday April 20, 2021Culture 
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Second Monday after Easter**Tuesday April 20, 2021Culture 
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Queen's AnniversaryWednesday April 21, 2021Culture 
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Tax Freedom Day*Wednesday April 21, 2021Culture 
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Printemps de Bourges**Wednesday April 21, 2021Culture 
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Festival International de Louisiane**Thursday April 22, 2021Culture 
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Administrative Professionals' Day*Thursday April 22, 2021Culture 
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St George Day (Giorgoba)Friday April 23, 2021Culture 
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St George's DayFriday April 23, 2021Culture 
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Memorial Day*Friday April 23, 2021Culture 
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New Orleans Jazz Festival**Saturday April 24, 2021Culture 
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Carricou Maroon and String Band Music Festival*Saturday April 24, 2021Culture 
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Glasgow International Art Festival**Saturday April 24, 2021Culture 
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Remembrance Day*Sunday April 25, 2021Culture 
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Arbor DaySunday April 25, 2021Culture 
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Cherry Blossom Parade and Festival**Sunday April 25, 2021Culture 
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Chernobyl nuclear incident anniversary (not a bank holiday)*Monday April 26, 2021Culture 
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Horse Festival*Monday April 26, 2021Culture 
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Eierläset*Monday April 26, 2021Culture 
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Innerrhoder Landsgemeinde*Monday April 26, 2021Culture 
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Lapu-Lapu Day*Tuesday April 27, 2021Culture 
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Confederate Memorial Day*Tuesday April 27, 2021Culture 
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Day of Mourning*Wednesday April 28, 2021Culture 
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Yom Hazikaron*Wednesday April 28, 2021Culture 
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Great Elephant March of India**Wednesday April 28, 2021Culture 
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Pink Apple Filmfestival**Wednesday April 28, 2021Culture 
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International science festival**Thursday April 29, 2021Culture 
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St Lucia Jazz Festival*Thursday April 29, 2021Culture 
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Youth DayFriday April 30, 2021Culture 
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Jeonju International Film Festival**Friday April 30, 2021Culture 
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Buddha's Anniversary*Friday April 30, 2021Culture 
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Palm Springs International Film Festival -
Thursday January 2, 2020

Culture : Www.psfilmfest.org lasts 11 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Admission Day (not a public holiday) -
Sunday January 3, 2021

Culture : Admitted as 49th State on Jan 3, 1959


Harbin China International Ice and Snow Festival -
Friday January 3, 2020

Culture : Www.icefestivalharbin.com/ Lasts 1 month - 2020 edition confirmed


Ananda Pagoda festival in Bagan -
Friday January 3, 2020

Culture : Large gathering of Kachin people, ceremonies, dances, brass drums... - www.baganmyanmar.com 2020 edition confirmed


Colonial Repression Martyrs' Day -
Monday January 4, 2021

Culture : In tribute to the outbreak of armed struggle against the Portuguese


Heroes Day -
Monday January 4, 2021

Culture : Dia do Rei Amador - King Amador is the emblematic figure of the struggle for the liberation of slaves from Portuguese colonists in the sixteenth century.


Twelfth Night -
Tuesday January 5, 2021

Culture : Epiphany - de facto half-day Holiday


Flag Day -
Thursday January 7, 2021

Culture : Italy’s distinctive flag, made of equal vertical banners of green, white, and red was just formally adopted in 1946, although variations of the theme had been used for centuries. The symbolism is pure: the green represents hope; the white, faith; and the red, charity.


Midwives' Day -
Friday January 8, 2021

Culture : 'Babinden' - of the greatest female folk festivals dedicated to the grandmas (the Bulgarian word for midwives) - women who help at birth - and young brides and women who have given birth. Rituals during this day are mainly governed by the desire to manifest honour and respect for older women who have helped young mothers at birth. http://www.discover-bulgaria.com


Peace Agreement -
Saturday January 9, 2021

Culture : Between Khartoum and the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A),signed on Jan. 9, 2006


Maharaja Gambhir Singh anniversary -
Saturday January 9, 2021

Culture : Chinglen Nongdrenkhomba (1788–1834), also known as Maharaja Gambhir Singh. He abdicated the throne with the arrival of a Burmese force. Along with the British, he participated in the liberation of Manipur. [Wikipedia]


Armed Forces Day -
Sunday January 10, 2021

Culture :


Bangabandhu Homecoming Day -
Sunday January 10, 2021

Culture : On this day in 1972, Bangabandhu returned to independent Bangladesh after over nine and a half months' confinement in a Pakistan jail. The political icon termed his homecoming a journey from the darkness to light .


Art Singapore -
Saturday January 11, 2020

Culture : Https://www.artweek.sg/ lasts 5 days 2020 season confirmed


Children's Day -
Saturday January 11, 2020

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Muslim pilgrimage -
Saturday January 11, 2020

Culture : Tablighi Jamaat literally the Outreach Society or the Society for Spreading Faith, is a non-political global missionary movement that focuses on urging Muslims to return to practising Islam as practiced during the lifetime of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, and particularly in matters of ritual, dress, and personal behavior. The organisation is estimated to have between 12 million and 150 million adherents (the majority living in South Asia), and a presence in somewhere between 150 and 200 countries. It has been called one of the most influential religious movements in 20th century Islam


Belém Day (Belém only) -
Tuesday January 12, 2021

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Youth Day -
Tuesday January 12, 2021

Culture :


Havana Jazz Festival -
Sunday January 12, 2020

Culture : Www.authenticubatours.com 2020 edition confirmed


Liberation Day -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Assassination of former president Sylavus Olympio and intronisation of general Eyadema as president.


Fasnacht -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Takes plae on the day of Saint Hilarius. The Latin word 'hilaris', meaning cheerful or lively, gives an indication of the joyful celebrations that then follow. 'Hilari' day has marked the beginning of the Fasnacht celebrations since the 17th century, and since 1853 the honour of heralding in Fasnacht on Hilari day has gone to the 'Narrenzunft Honolulu' (Honolulu fool's guild) with their carnival general assembly and subsequent Hilari procession. The head of 'Narrenzunft Honolulu' replaces the mayor, the Rathausgasse's former name of 'Eselsgasse' (donkey lane) is reinstated and Solothurn calls itself Honolulu until Ash Wednesday. www.lebendige-traditionen.ch


Constitution Day -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : To pay respect to former People’s Great Khural deputies in the province, capital, soum and district level who adopted the Constitution


Tromso International Film Festival -
Monday January 13, 2020

Culture : Www.tiff.no lasts 5 days - in Tromso 2020 season confirmed


Regional holiday -
Monday January 13, 2020

Culture : Lohri: This agricultural winter festival is celebrated throughout Punjab and in parts of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi and Jammu. Jammu only Wikipedia


Naga New Year Day -
Tuesday January 14, 2020

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Lohri -
Tuesday January 14, 2020

Culture : Lohri is the Punjabis' and Dogras' cultural celebration on the eve of winter solstice.


Arbor Day -
Friday January 15, 2021

Culture :


Kaya State Day -
Wednesday January 15, 2020

Culture :


Santa Barbara International Film Festival -
Wednesday January 15, 2020

Culture : Lasts 2 weeks - www.sbfilmfestival.org 2020 edition confirmed


Makar Sankranti/Pongal/Magh Bihu/Tusu Puja -
Wednesday January 15, 2020

Culture : Celebration of the harvest, which is observed for three days: Bhogi Pongal, Surya Pongal and Mattu Pongal. A colourful and traditional festival with many a ceremony devoted to various deities and cattle races.


Battle Day -
Sunday January 17, 2021

Culture : Commemoration of the battle between French and Thai warships Only in Salak Phet Bay on Ko Chang


Day of Judaism -
Sunday January 17, 2021

Culture : Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI have encouraged the establishment of this elder brothers' day from 2008 onwards


Rijeka Carnival -
Friday January 17, 2020

Culture : Http://www.ri-karneval.com.hr/ lasts one month - 2020 edition confirmed


Anniversary of Jan Palach's death -
Tuesday January 19, 2021

Culture : In tribute to the young Czech student who committed suicide by self-immolation as a political protest in 1969.


Foundation Day (Rio de Janeiro only) -
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Culture : Rio was founded on March 1, 1656, when Estácio de Sá, defeated the French and the indigenous populations, who had been dominating the region for 10 years, involved in the trade of pau-brazil.The full name of Rio is São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro. This January River name was given by Gaspar de Lemos andAmérico Vespúcio, who visited the region in 1502 and believed that the Guanabara bay was a river's estuary.


Vogel Gryff -
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Culture : En fin de matinée, le 13, le 20 ou le 27 janvier, un radeau descend le Rhin avec à bord un équipage inhabituel: deux tambours, deux porte-drapeaux, deux canonniers tirant sans cesse des salves et le personnage principal, le Wilde Mann (le sauvage) qui brandit un sapin déraciné et sautille, le regard braqué du côté du Petit-Bâle sur la rive droite du Rhin. En aval du Mittlere Brücke (pont du milieu), il est accueilli par deux autres curieux individus: un lion se trémoussant sur deux pattes et un oiseau avec un grand bec.


Chemrey Angchok -
Monday January 20, 2020

Culture : Founded in the year 1664 the Chemrey monastery celebrates this festival annually. at the Shachukul monastery


St Berchtold's Day -
Monday January 20, 2020

Culture : Bechtelistag Frauenfeld: Berchtold's Day marks a custom which dates back to the Middle Ages. Shortly after the town of Frauenfeld was founded in the middle of the thirteenth century, nobles and members of the higher classes of society started to socialise regularly. They called themselves the Constables' Association . In 1430 another association was formed by tradesmen, who named themselves Zum wilden Mann ( The Savage Man ) and also ran their own drinking establishment. In 1640 the two associations combined into one, creating a new association which owned goods, granted loans and collected interest. Members met at the beginning of the year for the presentation of the accounts and to celebrate with food and drink. www.lebendige-traditionen.ch


Unity and Freedom Day -
Friday January 22, 2021

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Opening of the World Economic Forum (Davos only) -
Wednesday January 22, 2020

Culture : Www.weforum.org/ 2020 edition confirmed


Republic Day -
Saturday January 23, 2021

Culture : The First Philippine Republic or the Malolos Republic, was a nascent revolutionary government in the Philippines. It was formally established with the proclamation of the Malolos Constitution on January 23, 1899, in Malolos, Bulacan, and endured until the capture of President Emilio Aguinaldo by the American forces on March 23, 1901, in Palanan, Isabela, which effectively dissolved the First Republic. [Wikipedia]


Park City Sundance Film Festival -
Thursday January 23, 2020

Culture : Www.sundance.org lasts 10 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Literature Festival -
Thursday January 23, 2020

Culture : Http://jaipurliteraturefestival.org/ in Jaipur 2020 edition confirmed


Göteborg International Film Festival -
Friday January 24, 2020

Culture : Https://goteborgfilmfestival.se/ in Göteborg 2020 season confirmed


Foundation Day (São Paulo only) -
Saturday January 25, 2020

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Tatiana Day -
Saturday January 25, 2020

Culture : Christian martyr in 3rd century Rome during the reign of Emperor Alexander Severus.


Robert Burn's night -
Saturday January 25, 2020

Culture : Burns Night or Burns Nicht or Burns supper is a celebration of the life and poetry of the poet Robert Burns(1759–1796), author of many Scots poems.


Surva - International Festival of the Masquerade games -
Saturday January 25, 2020

Culture : Lasts 2 days - http://www.surva.org in Pernik 2020 edition confirmed


Grammy Awards -
Sunday January 26, 2020

Culture : In NYC - www.grammy.com/ in the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles 2020 & 2021 editions confirmed


King's Bithday -
Thursday January 30, 2020

Culture : Born in 1962, Abdullah II succeeded to his father, King Hussein.


Nagaur fair -
Thursday January 30, 2020

Culture : Https://www.indianholiday.com cattle fair -lasts 4 days 2020 edition confirmed


Fiesta de la Virgen de Candelaria (lake Titicaca) -
Sunday February 2, 2020

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Groundhog Day -
Sunday February 2, 2020

Culture : The legend goes that the groundhog is a weather-predicting animal. When the groundhog sees its shadow on a bright and clear day, six more weeks of winter are ahead.


Anniversary of the Tartu Peace Treaty -
Sunday February 2, 2020

Culture : Tartu rahulepingu aastapäev: a peace treaty signed on February 2, 1920 between the USSR and the newly independent Republic of Estonia, formerly part of the Russian Empire. The treaty with Estonia recognized its independence.


Yemanjá Day -
Sunday February 2, 2020

Culture : In Salvador de Bahia Sea Goddess celebration please check dates: http://www.yemanja.com.br/


Day of Youth -
Sunday February 2, 2020

Culture : Established by Heydar Aliyev on February 2, 1997, to hold the 1st Forum of Azerbaijani youth.


Constitution Day -
Sunday February 2, 2020

Culture : A working holiday which was first observed in 2002. Celebrates the ratification of the current 1987 Constitution.


Berlin International Film Festival -
Sunday February 2, 2020

Culture : Www.berlinale.de 2020 edition confirmed


Foundation Day -
Monday February 3, 2020

Culture : Foundation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) (Vietnamese: Đảng Cộng sản Việt Nam), formally established in 1930, which is the governing party of the nation of Vietnam. It is today the only legal political party in that country. Describing itself as Marxist-Leninist, the CPV is the directing component of a broader group of organizations known as the Vietnamese Fatherland Front.


Beginning of Spring -
Monday February 3, 2020

Culture : Setsubun - tradition observed in shrines and temples. People throw beans, shouting “Oni wa soto! Fuku wa uchi!” (“Devils out, happiness in”).


Ash Wednesday -
Monday February 3, 2020

Culture :


Philippine–American War Memorial Day -
Tuesday February 4, 2020

Culture : A working holiday which will be first observed in 2020. Honoring the millions of Filipinos who fought and died as a result of the war against the occupation forces of the United States that began on February 4, 1899 and ended in 1902. [Wikipedia]


Sapporo Snow Festival (Sapporo only) -
Tuesday February 4, 2020

Culture : Www.snowfes.com/ lasts 1 week - in Sapporo 2020 edition confirmed


Festival du Niger -
Tuesday February 4, 2020

Culture : Www.festivalsegou.org lasts 2 days - in Ségou 2020 edition confirmed


Mahamuni Festival -
Wednesday February 5, 2020

Culture : Monks read prayers for 8 days. They receive offerings on the 9th day.


Perth International Arts Festival -
Friday February 7, 2020

Culture : Http://perthfestival.com.au/ lasts 3 weeks - in Perth 2020 edition confirmed


Jaisalmer Desert Festival -
Friday February 7, 2020

Culture : Http://desertfestivaljaisalmer.com/ lasts 3 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Chiang Mai Flower Festival -
Friday February 7, 2020

Culture : Http://chiangmaibest.com 2020 edition confirmed


Cleveland International Film Festival -
Friday February 7, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days - www.clevelandfilm.org 2020 edition confirmed


International Book Festival -
Friday February 7, 2020

Culture : Www.authenticubatours.com in Habana 2020 edition confirmed


Lantern Festival -
Saturday February 8, 2020

Culture : Called Chap Go Meh, Yuan Xiao Jie, Yuen Siu or Shangyuan. First full moon after the Chinese New Year - also known as Chinese Valentine’s Day.


Makha Bucha Day -
Saturday February 8, 2020

Culture :


National Press Day -
Sunday February 9, 2020

Culture :


Fenkil Day -
Monday February 10, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the resistance. operation of 1990 to liberate the port city of Massawa.


Dayananda Saraswati day -
Monday February 10, 2020

Culture : Dayanand Saraswati About this sound pronunciation (12 February 1824 – 30 October 1883) was a Hindu religious leader and founder of the Arya Samaj, a Hindu reform movements of the Vedic tradition. He was also a renowned scholar of the Vedic lore and Sanskrit language. He was the first to give the call for Swaraj as Indian for India in 1876, a call later taken up by Lokmanya Tilak. Denouncing the idolatry and ritualistic worship prevalent in Hinduism at the time, he worked towards reviving Vedic ideologies. Subsequently, the philosopher and President of India, S. Radhakrishnan called him one of the makers of Modern India , as did Sri Aurobindo. [Wikipedia]


Trifon Zarezan (Wine Day) -
Friday February 14, 2020

Culture : In tribute to Saint Trifon, assassinated in 248 in Apemia, considered a major wine center.


Carnival (first day) -
Friday February 14, 2020

Culture : A Renaissance tradition. People could forget their social condition during that period. Today, the Venice Carnival is mainly a touristic attraction. Celebrations last about 2 weeks.


Sydney New Mardi Gras -
Saturday February 15, 2020

Culture : Www.mardigras.org.au/ lasts 2 weeks 2020 edition confirmed
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Mask festival -
Sunday February 16, 2020

Culture : Tschäggättä : Les origines de cette tradition sont peu claires et plusieurs hypothèses sont formulées1 : légendes relatives à des brigands déguisés en monstres, protestation contre la politique valaisanne en 1550 avec des déguisements, symbole temporaire du retour des morts parmi les vivants ou lutte contre les mauvais esprits. On rencontre parfois le terme de Roitschäggätta, « Roi » signifiant « fumée » dans le dialecte local, en raison de la couleur foncée des masques qui sont suspendus dans une cheminée pour les noircir. [Wikipedia]


Heritage Day -
Monday February 17, 2020

Culture : Established in 1973 by the Heritage Canada Foundation, to encourage the preservation and promotion of Canada's nationally significant historic, architectural, natural and scenic heritage.


Al Bustan festival: -
Tuesday February 18, 2020

Culture : Www.albustanfestival.com lasts 3 weeks 2020 edition confirmed


Restoration Day -
Wednesday February 19, 2020

Culture : To repair the moral refusal and humiliation imposed on great Romanian migrants, such as painter Brancusi. from 2016


Car free day -
Wednesday February 19, 2020

Culture :


Galungan day -
Wednesday February 19, 2020

Culture : This festival symbolizes the victory of good over evil. Prayers, offerings, ceremonies.


Statehood Day -
Thursday February 20, 2020

Culture :


Chin National Day -
Thursday February 20, 2020

Culture : Till the time British conquered the Chin Hills in 1895, Chins were ruled themselves by chieftains. The Chin leaders joined with other ethnic minority leaders of Burma and signed the historic Panglong Agreement on February 12, 1947 to achieve independence from the British. Barely one month after the independence of Burma, the first Chin National Conference was held from February 19 to 22 at Falam town in Chin land and it was attended by more than 5,000 Chin nationals. On the second day of the conference, the participants decided to eliminate the existing feudal Chieftainship and adopt a democratic administration in Chin land. The conference also decided to observe the day as Chin National Day


Abolition of Slavery -
Thursday February 20, 2020

Culture : To mark when the slavery of Gypsies (or Roma) ended on Feb. 20, 1856. There are believed to be 1,5 million Roma in Romania, although the last census only recorded 500,000. From 2011


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Thursday February 20, 2020

Culture : In Cologne, Crazy Days have been prepared since November. People wear costumes. Girls try to cut men's neckties. A second carnival is dedicated to ghosts and ends with the burning of Nubbel , a straw figure. In Cologne only


Salsa Festival Switzerland -
Thursday February 20, 2020

Culture : Www.salsafestival.ch lasts 3 days - 2020 season confirmed


Carnival -
Thursday February 20, 2020

Culture :


Muscat Festival -
Thursday February 20, 2020

Culture : Muscat-festival.com


Heritage Day -
Friday February 21, 2020

Culture :


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Friday February 21, 2020

Culture :


Carnival (first day) -
Friday February 21, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days -- on Mahé


Monaco International Film Festival -
Friday February 21, 2020

Culture : Celebration of non violent films lasts 3 days www.monacofilmfest.com 2020 edition confirmed


Regional holiday -
Saturday February 22, 2020

Culture : Barranquilla Carnival - www.carnavaldebarranquilla.org in Baranquilla only - lasts 4 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Sedona International Film Festival -
Saturday February 22, 2020

Culture : Www.sedonafilmfestival.com lasts 1 week - 2020 edition confirmed


Father of Independence Day -
Sunday February 23, 2020

Culture : A day that pays tribute to servicemen past and present, and recognises all men too. [www.belarus.by]


Defence of the Motherland -
Sunday February 23, 2020

Culture :


Binche Carnival -
Sunday February 23, 2020

Culture : Http://www.carnavaldebinche.be/home-nl.html Drums, dances, masks. - Festivities last 2 days.


Shrove Monday -
Sunday February 23, 2020

Culture : 'Rosenmontag' is celebrated in the carnival strongholds of Germany (Hochburgen), East Belgium, but also Austria and some cantons of Switzerland,


The Academy Awards (Oscars) -
Sunday February 23, 2020

Culture : Www.oscars.org


Carnival -
Sunday February 23, 2020

Culture : Originally celebrated in the Catholic south, but now also celebrated in other parts of the country by Catholics and non-Catholics. lasts 3 days


Flag Day -
Monday February 24, 2020

Culture : Established in 1940 by the President of Mexico, General Lázaro Cárdenas, before the monument to General Vicente Guerrero, first to pledge allegiance to the Mexican flag on March 12, 1821.


Carnival -
Monday February 24, 2020

Culture : During one week (starting with the date indicated), there are carnivals in several towns and regions in Germany (Catholic regions). For business, avoid the Thursday (in Cologne, Dusseldorf, Bavaria and Baden-Württenberg). and the Monday (in Bonn, Cologne and Dusseldorf. The days of Carnival (the week, which ends with Ash Wednesday) are not offical holidays. Only Carnival Monday and Shrove Tuesday are de-facto -holidays in the "strongholds" of Carnival (Cologne, Düsseldorf, Mainz and Aachen - but also in several townships in the "western" states), because of the traditional Carnival-Processions.


Maslenitsa -
Monday February 24, 2020

Culture : Maslenitsa (also known as Butter Week, Pancake week, or Cheesefare Week) has its origins in both pagan and Christian traditions. In Slavic mythology, Maslenitsa is a sun festival, celebrating the imminent end of the winter. corresponds to the Western Christian Carnival.


Buddhist New Year - Losar -
Monday February 24, 2020

Culture :


Day of Commemoration of the Victims of the Crimes Committed by Communist and other Totalitarian Regimes -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Culture :


Shrove Tuesday - Fasnachtdienstag -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Culture : Carnival day on the eve of Ash Wednesday which begins Lent, a time of fasting and devotions. Pancakes are often served. It is also known as Fat Tuesday in some places. The day concludes the season of Epiphany.


Carnival Tuesday (banks remain open) -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Culture :


Carnival -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Culture :


Shrove Tuesday -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Culture : Shrove Tuesday gets its name from the shriving that English Christians were expected to do prior to receiving absolution immediately before Lent begins. Shrove Tuesday is the last day of shrovetide , somewhat analogous to the Carnival tradition that developed separately in countries of Latin Europe. Wikipedia


Sartiglia -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Culture : In Oristano medieval tournaments please check dates: http://www.sartiglia.org/


Deccan Festival -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Culture : This five-day long festival reflects the culture of the Deccan and highlights Hyderabad's arts, crafts, culture and the famous Nawabi cusine. Cultural programs organised include Ghazals, qawalis and mushairas, poetry etc., typical of the city. Various renowned singers and dancers are also invited. http://www.indiaonlinetour.com in Hyderabad 2020 edition confirmed


Carnival (last day) -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Culture :


Day of Mourning -
Wednesday February 26, 2020

Culture : Remembrance of killings in the town of Khojaly by Armenian forces on February 25, 1992


Remembrance Day -
Wednesday February 26, 2020

Culture : Day of Remembrance for Victims of the Khojaly Massacre in memoriam of the largest massacre of the Nagorno-Karabakh War in 1992.


Ash Wednesday -
Wednesday February 26, 2020

Culture :


Regional holiday -
Thursday February 27, 2020

Culture : Córdoba Day in Córdoba only


Special Forces Day -
Thursday February 27, 2020

Culture : To celebrate the military operation to seize the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014


Carnival -
Thursday February 27, 2020

Culture : Http://goacarnival.com/


Carnival (during 5 days from this date on) -
Friday February 28, 2020

Culture :


Dublin International Film Festival -
Friday February 28, 2020

Culture : Http://jdiff.com/ lasts a week - in Dublin 2020 edition confirmed


Belgrade Film Festival -
Friday February 28, 2020

Culture : Www.fest.rs/ lasts 2 weeks - in Belgrade 2020 edition confirmed


Adelaide Festival of the Arts -
Friday February 28, 2020

Culture : Www.adelaidefestival.com.au lasts 2 weeks - 2020 edition confirmed


Carnival -
Friday February 28, 2020

Culture : Farsang


Monlam -
Friday February 28, 2020

Culture : Also known as The Great Prayer Festival. The event was established in 1409 by Tsong Khapa, the founder of the Geluk tradition. As the greatest religious festival in Tibet, thousands of monks (of the three main monasteries of Drepung, Sera and Ganden) gathered for chanting prayers and performing religious rituals at the Jokhang Temple in Lhasa. Wikipedia 2020 edition confirmed


Carnival (last day) -
Saturday February 29, 2020

Culture : THIS IS NOT A BANK HOLIDAY


Regional holiday -
Saturday February 29, 2020

Culture : Nice Carnaval - www.nicecarnaval.com in Nice only - Southern France 2020 edition confirmed


Kuningan day -
Saturday February 29, 2020

Culture : Special offerings of yellow rice and special dishes, special ornaments. Ancestral holy spirits and deities are ascending back to heaven.


Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Sant (Saint David's Day) -
Sunday March 1, 2020

Culture : Saint David (Welsh: Dewi Sant, c. 500 – c. 589) was a Welsh bishop of Mynyw (now St Davids) during the 6th century; he was later regarded as a saint. He is the patron saint of Wales. David was a native of Wales, and a relatively large amount of information is known about his life. He is traditionally believed to be the son of Saint Non and the grandson of Ceredig ap Cunedda, king of Ceredigion. He was made a saint during the Welsch resistance to the Normans.


Mãrțișor -
Sunday March 1, 2020

Culture : According to the old calendar was considered as the beginning of the new year. Symbolically, it is correlated to women and to fertility as a means of life and continuity. [Wikipedia]


Marche commémorative de la Révolution du 1er mars 1848 -
Sunday March 1, 2020

Culture :


Men's Carnival -
Sunday March 1, 2020

Culture : The so-called men's carnival Sunday - costumed groups of singers and musicians gather at dusk in the old town of Zug. They stop at any house where a red light burns to indicate that the engaged or newly-married couple living there would like to be serenaded by the group of singers. This tradition goes back a long way, and has developed considerably over the years before becoming as we know it today www.zug-tourismus.ch


International film festival -
Monday March 2, 2020

Culture : Www.puntodevistafestival.com/ "Punto de Vista" - lasts one week - in Pamplona 2020 season confirmed


Doll's Day -
Tuesday March 3, 2020

Culture : Hinamatsuri - Also known as girls' festival. Dolls representing the Emperor and the court in traditional dress of the Heian period are displayed on a red carpet.


St Piran's Day -
Thursday March 5, 2020

Culture : A 5th-century Cornish abbot and saint, supposedly of Irish origin. He is the patron saint of tin-miners, and is also generally regarded as the patron saint of Cornwall [Wikipedia]


Babu Jagivan ram’s birthday -
Thursday March 5, 2020

Culture :


Cincomarzada -
Thursday March 5, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the heroic behaviour of the citizens during the First Carlist War. Zaragoza only


Foire du Livre de Bruxelles -
Thursday March 5, 2020

Culture : Https://flb.be/ lasts 5 days - 2020 edition confirmed


Hartford Jewish Film Festival -
Thursday March 5, 2020

Culture : Lasts 1 week - www.hjff.org 2020 edition confirmed


Honolulu Festival -
Friday March 6, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days - https://www.honolulufestival.com/ 2020 edition confirmed


Groundhog Day -
Friday March 6, 2020

Culture : Chinese Ground Hog Day, Chinese Insects Awake Day or Excited Insects Day is one of the 24 Chinese solar divisions. Hibernated animals should come back and rejoice the arrival of Spring and it marks the beginning of new life. This includes creepy crawly insects and bugs which most people would rather squash when they see one. And somehow this turns into beating up paper tigers that symbolizing your enemies or what we called petti people such that you will be free of trouble or misfortune. http://www.hkfastfacts.com


Horse Easter (Todorovden) -
Saturday March 7, 2020

Culture : The Day of St Theodore, celebrated by the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, also known as Horse Easter.


Thousand camels festival -
Saturday March 7, 2020

Culture : in Bulgan (Gobi desert) 2020 edition confirmed


Teachers' Day -
Saturday March 7, 2020

Culture :


Womens' Day -
Sunday March 8, 2020

Culture : Considered a bank holiday by most women and schools in Cameroon.


Womens' Day -
Sunday March 8, 2020

Culture :


Eve of Purim -
Monday March 9, 2020

Culture :


St Patrick's Day Parade -
Monday March 9, 2020

Culture : Please check dates: http://www.saintpatricksdayparade.com/


Holocaust Remembrance Day -
Tuesday March 10, 2020

Culture :


Holi / Holika / Medin Poya/Dola Purnima -
Tuesday March 10, 2020

Culture : From 2019 onwards


Uprising Day -
Wednesday March 11, 2020

Culture : Liberation of Erbil City


Moku O Keawe International Festival -
Wednesday March 11, 2020

Culture : Lasts 5 days http://mokif.com/ 2017 edition confirmed


Prayer day for Crop and labor -
Wednesday March 11, 2020

Culture : Celebrated in the countryside. Protestants pray for the success of the harvest and of their work.


Womens' Day -
Thursday March 12, 2020

Culture :


Arbor Day -
Thursday March 12, 2020

Culture : From 2008 onwards


Sofia International Film Festival -
Thursday March 12, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days http://siff.bg/ inn Sofia 2020 edition confirmed


Mother Tongue Day -
Saturday March 14, 2020

Culture : Emakeelepäev in Estonian


White Day -
Saturday March 14, 2020

Culture : The opposite of Valentine’s Day: men give cakes or chocolates to women.


Heroes Day -
Saturday March 14, 2020

Culture : Anniversary of Mustafa Barzani, who is the spiritual father for many Iraqi Kurds.


Constitution Day -
Sunday March 15, 2020

Culture : New constitution adopted on March 15, 1994, since been amended in 1996 and 2004.


Las Fallas festival -
Sunday March 15, 2020

Culture : Www.fallasfromvalencia.com Until March 19, papier mache effigies of celebrities are displayed in the streets of Valencia, and then burnt. - in Valencia 2020 season confirmed


Bataan & Corregidor Heroes Day -
Monday March 16, 2020

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


Anniversary of the chemical bombing on Halabja -
Tuesday March 17, 2020

Culture : Kurdistan only


Children Day -
Tuesday March 17, 2020

Culture :


San Luis Obispo International Film Festival -
Tuesday March 17, 2020

Culture : Lasts 10 days - www.slofilmfest.org 2020 edition confirmed


Memorial Day -
Wednesday March 18, 2020

Culture : Gallipoli Memorial Day commemorates the naval operation in the Dardanelles Campaign during the First World War.


Music festival -
Wednesday March 18, 2020

Culture : Dedicated to Mugam a complex form of music lasts 1 week - in Baku - 2020 edition NOT confirmed


Feast of San José (St José only) -
Thursday March 19, 2020

Culture :


Regional holiday -
Thursday March 19, 2020

Culture : San José in Tarragona only


St Joseph's Day -
Thursday March 19, 2020

Culture :


Victory Day -
Thursday March 19, 2020

Culture : Over the previous President Mouammar Kadhafi from 2013 onwards


San Giuseppe in Laufenburg -
Thursday March 19, 2020

Culture :


Hindu New Year -
Thursday March 19, 2020

Culture : Cheti Chand (चेटी चन्ड) is a festival which marks the beginning of the Hindu New Year for the Sindhi Hindus. The festival date is based on the lunar cycle of the lunisolar Hindu calendar, it being the first day of the year and the Sindhi month of Chet (Chaitra). It typically falls in late March or early April in the Gregorian calendar on or about the same day as Gudi Padwa in Maharashtra and Ugadi in other parts of the Deccan region of India. [Wikipedia]


Mid-Lent -
Thursday March 19, 2020

Culture : A French Middle-Age tradition, celebrated in some French villages, in the French Caribbean and in Brazil ( Micareta )


San José -
Friday March 20, 2020

Culture :


Denver March Pow Wow -
Friday March 20, 2020

Culture : Lasts 3 days - www.denvermarchpowwow.org 2020 edition confirmed


Cherry Blossom Parade and Festival -
Friday March 20, 2020

Culture : Www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org ends 2 weeks of festivities 2020 edition confirmed


Festival International de Films de Fribourg -
Friday March 20, 2020

Culture : Www.fiff.ch/ lasts 9 days - 2020 season confirmed


Arbor Day -
Saturday March 21, 2020

Culture :


St Patrick's Day Parade -
Saturday March 21, 2020

Culture : Please check dates:h ttp://www.saintpatricksdayparade.com/


People's Party Day -
Sunday March 22, 2020

Culture : A successor to the Communist Party of Indochina, the Lao People's Party was founded on 22 March, 1955.


Arbor Day -
Sunday March 22, 2020

Culture :


Liebstattsonntag -
Sunday March 22, 2020

Culture :


Martyrdom of Bhagat Singh -
Monday March 23, 2020

Culture : Bhagat Singh (28 September 1907 – 23 March 1931) was an Indian freedom fighter, considered to be one of the most influential revolutionaries of the Indian independence movement. He is often referred to as Shaheed Bhagat Singh (the word shaheed meaning martyr ).


Day of the Sea -
Monday March 23, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the loss of the region of Antofagasta to Chile during the Pacific War in the nineteenth century. Antofagasta was the only sea access for Bolivia.


Mardi Gras -
Monday March 23, 2020

Culture : Las Vegas


Struggle for Human Rights Day in Slovakia -
Wednesday March 25, 2020

Culture :


Hindu, Lao, Navratra, Songkran, Tamil, Telugu, Ugadi New Year -
Wednesday March 25, 2020

Culture : May last three days, and marks the beginning of Ramayana's week The Hindu New Year, also known as Ugadi, is on the day following the new moon on or after the spring equinox. Year 2003 is the year 2060 in this Hindu calendar.


Arbor Day -
Thursday March 26, 2020

Culture :


Gangaur Festival -
Friday March 27, 2020

Culture : Www.theholidayindia.com/Gangaur-Jaipur.php Lasts 2 days - Gangaur is one of the most important local festival in Rajasthan. In some form or the other it is celebrated all over Rajasthan. “gan” is a synonym for Lord Shiva and “gauri” or “gaur” stands for goddess parvati, the heavenly consort of lord Shiva. Gangaur celebrates the union of the two and is a symbol of conjugal and marital happiness. in Jaipur 2020 edition confirmed


Cape Town International Jazz Festival -
Friday March 27, 2020

Culture : Lasts 2 days - www.capetownjazzfest.com/ in Capetown 2020 edition confirmed
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Hazrat Madhu Lal Hussain Death Anniversary (Lahore only) -
Saturday March 28, 2020

Culture : Hussain was a disciple of Sheikh Bahlol Daryai Chinioti. Following his master’s advice, he studied mysticism and spent 12 years in penance at the shrine of Hazrat Data Gunj Bukhsh. Like all Sufis, he was a nonconformist and did not believe in ritualism but direct communion with the Almighty. He even shaved off his beard and moustache. Hussain’s love for a Brahmin boy called Madhu or Madhu Lal is famous, and they are often referred together as Madhu Lal Hussain. Madhu’s tomb lies next to Hussain’s in the shrine.


Salvador Day (Salvador only) -
Sunday March 29, 2020

Culture :


Vietnam Veterans Day -
Sunday March 29, 2020

Culture : Coincides with March 29, 1973, the day the United States Armed Forces completed the withdrawal of the combat units from South Vietnam. U.S. involvement in Vietnam Conflict lasted 5,569 days (1960 – 1975); • There were 58,267 American killed in action (KIA), including 11,465 teenagers; • One out of every 11 Americans who served in Vietnam was a casualty, with 303,644 wounded in action; • It is estimated that more than 1,800 American service members are still designated as missing in action in Vietnam; • At the peak of the Vietnam Conflict that was never officially designated as a war, 543,000 troops were serving there at one period of time.


Constitution Day -
Sunday March 29, 2020

Culture : Ratification de la Constitution


Oruro's La Diablada ("Devil's Carnival") -
Sunday March 29, 2020

Culture : Dancing, costumes, parades, drinking for 3 days in Oruro.


Regional holiday -
Monday March 30, 2020

Culture : Santiago de los Caballeros Day in only


Demilitarisation Day -
Monday March 30, 2020

Culture : Called in Finnish: Ålands demilitariseringsdag. Celebrates the Crimean war peace in 1856


National Day of Tourism -
Monday March 30, 2020

Culture :


Genocide Remembrance Day -
Tuesday March 31, 2020

Culture : Refers to the consequences of the dismemberment of the Azerbaijani people and the division of its historical lands following the treaties of Gyulistan and Turkmanchai (1813 and 1828).


April Fools Day -
Wednesday April 1, 2020

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 -
Sunday April 5, 2020

Culture : NOT a public holiday


Toussaint Louverture Anniversary -
Tuesday April 7, 2020

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 -
Tuesday April 7, 2020

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


Repentance & Dedication Day -
Wednesday April 8, 2020

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 -
Wednesday April 8, 2020

Culture : Celebrated by the Roma community only


National Day of Nuclear Technology -
Wednesday April 8, 2020

Culture :


Guru Nabha Das -
Wednesday April 8, 2020

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 -
Thursday April 9, 2020

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


Vimy Ridge Day -
Thursday April 9, 2020

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 -
Thursday April 9, 2020

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

Culture :


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

Culture :


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

Culture :


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 NOT 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

Culture :


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

Culture :


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.


Arbor Day -
Saturday April 25, 2020

Culture :


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.