2020 PHILIPPINES HOLIDAYS
The next public holiday in Philippines is
9th April, ThursdayMaundy Thursday
List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Philippines in 2020
|WednesdayWed||Jan 01, 2020Jan 01||New Year's Day|
|SaturdaySat||Jan 25, 2020Jan 25||Chinese New Year|
|ThursdayThu||Apr 09, 2020Apr 09||Maundy Thursday|
|ThursdayThu||Apr 09, 2020Apr 09||Araw ng Kagitingan|
|FridayFri||Apr 10, 2020Apr 10||Good Friday|
|FridayFri||May 01, 2020May 01||Labor Day|
|SundaySun||May 24, 2020May 24||Eid Ul Fitr|
|FridayFri||Jun 12, 2020Jun 12||Independence Day|
|FridayFri||Jul 31, 2020Jul 31||Eid ul-Adha|
|FridayFri||Aug 21, 2020Aug 21||Ninoy Aquino Day|
|MondayMon||Aug 31, 2020Aug 31||National Heroes' Day|
|ThursdayThu||Oct 29, 2020Oct 29||Milad un Nabi|
|SundaySun||Nov 01, 2020Nov 01||All Saints' Day|
|MondayMon||Nov 30, 2020Nov 30||Bonifacio Day|
|FridayFri||Dec 25, 2020Dec 25||Christmas Day|
|WednesdayWed||Dec 30, 2020Dec 30||Rizal Day|
|ThursdayThu||Dec 31, 2020Dec 31||New Year's Eve|
Public Holidays in Philippines
Thursday Apr 09, 2020
The upcoming Philippines holiday Maundy Thursday is in 11 days from today.
Araw ng Kagitingan
Thursday Apr 09, 2020
The upcoming Philippines holiday Araw ng Kagitingan is in 11 days from today.
Friday Apr 10, 2020
The upcoming Philippines holiday Good Friday is in 12 days from today.
2020 Public Holidays Philippines Service
The above is the list of 2020 public holidays declared in Philippines which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Philippines holiday calendar for 2020 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.
With 18 national holidays, the Philippines is among the nations with many public holidays. The president of Philippines has power according to the law governing public holidays to regulate the holidays. Employees are given paid day offs on four holidays amongst the eighteen public holidays. However, there are special non-working days such as the voting days. Employees are given a day off during such special events.
Philippines have several celebrated religious holidays but the Christianity ones are dominant. Some of them include the Easter celebrations, All Saints Day, Immaculate Conception Day, and Christmas day. Christmas is the most celebrated holiday. With Christians converging in different places, the day is awaited from the eve of the due day. At the midnight the New Year is born and is marked with fireworks all over the country, people sing and dance nationwide as they welcome the New Year. During this day, a lot of activities take place among them visiting friends, going for picnics and gifting each other.
There are a few Muslim followers and entitled to their public holidays such as Eidul Adha and Eidul Fitr.
There are many other public holidays celebrated in Philippines including New Year, Bonifacio Day, Nino Aquino Day, May Day and several others. New Year Day is the most celebrated public holiday.
There are two national holidays, the Independence Day and National Heroes Day. Heroes’ day is observed to remember the fallen heroes that fought for the independence. Independence Day is the most celebrated national holiday. It commemorates the day Philippines was declared independent from Spanish rule. Several festivities and military festivities are held all over the country during this day.