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Holidays and Observances Around the World

Public holidays and other special days in 200+ countries. Carefully researched and constantly updated.

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International Holidays Today and in the Next 7 Days

Date NameWhere
1 AugThursdayEmancipation DayBarbados
 Independence DayBenin
 Emancipation DayBermuda
 Parents' DayCongo Democratic Republic
 Swiss National DaySwitzerland
 Emancipation DayGuyana
 Emancipation DayJamaica
 Emancipation DaySaint Lucia
 Santo Domingo Celebrations StartNicaragua
 Gualdalcanal Province DaySolomon Islands
 Armed Forces DaySyria
 Emancipation DayTurks and Caicos Islands
 Emancipation DayTrinidad and Tobago
 Emancipation DaySaint Vincent and the Grenadines
2 AugFridaySomers' DayBermuda
 Our Lady of Los ÁngelesCosta Rica
 Republic DayNorth Macedonia
 Umuganura DayRwanda
 Day off for Makira-Ulawa Province DaySolomon Islands
3 AugSaturdayHajj season beginsUnited Arab Emirates
 Freedom DayEquatorial Guinea
 Martyrs' DayGuinea-Bissau
 Nigerien Independence DayNiger
 Makira-Ulawa Province DaySolomon Islands
 San Salvador Day 1 (S. Salvador only)El Salvador
 Flag´s DayVenezuela
4 AugSundayBuddha's First SermonBhutan
 Constitution DayCook Islands
 Founder's DayGhana
 National Guard´s DayVenezuela
5 AugMondayCarnival HolidayAntigua and Barbuda
 New South Wales Bank HolidayAustralia
 Northern Territory Picnic DayAustralia
 Kadooment DayBarbados
 National DayBurkina Faso
 Emancipation DayThe Bahamas
 Heritage DayCanada
 Civic/Provincial DayCanada
 Saskatchewan DayCanada
 New Brunswick DayCanada
 British Columbia DayCanada
 Natal DayCanada
 Constitution Day observedCook Islands
 Emancipation DayDominica
 The Day of Our Lady of AfricaSpain
 Emancipation DayGrenada
 Summer Bank Holiday (only Alderney)Guernsey
 Founder's Day observedGhana
 Homeland Thanksgiving DayCroatia
 August Bank HolidayIreland
 Commerce DayIceland
 Youth DayKiribati
 Emancipation DaySaint Kitts and Nevis
 Emancipation DayMontserrat
 San Salvador Day 2 (S. Salvador only)El Salvador
 National Children's DayTuvalu
 Summer Bank HolidayUnited Kingdom
 Festival MondayBritish Virgin Islands
 Farmers' DayZambia
6 AugTuesdayCarnival HolidayAntigua and Barbuda
 Independence DayBolivia, Jamaica
 Culturama DaySaint Kitts and Nevis
 Celebrations of San SalvadorEl Salvador
 Festival TuesdayBritish Virgin Islands
7 AugWednesdayThe Royal St John's Regatta (Regatta Day)Canada
 Independence DayCote d'Ivoire
 Chinese Valentine's DayChina
 Battle of Boyacá DayColombia
 Festival WednesdayBritish Virgin Islands
8 AugThursdayPeace Festival in AugsburgGermany
 Farmers' DayTanzania
The list of countries shown for each holiday does not necessarily include all countries where it is observed.

We diligently research and continuously update our holiday dates and information. If you find a mistake, please let us know.

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