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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

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
WednesdayWedJan 01, 2020Jan 01New Year's Day
SaturdaySatJan 25, 2020Jan 25Chinese New Year
ThursdayThuApr 09, 2020Apr 09Maundy Thursday
ThursdayThuApr 09, 2020Apr 09Araw ng Kagitingan
FridayFriApr 10, 2020Apr 10Good Friday
FridayFriMay 01, 2020May 01Labor Day
SundaySunMay 24, 2020May 24Eid Ul Fitr
FridayFriJun 12, 2020Jun 12Independence Day
FridayFriJul 31, 2020Jul 31Eid ul-Adha
FridayFriAug 21, 2020Aug 21Ninoy Aquino Day
MondayMonAug 31, 2020Aug 31National Heroes' Day
ThursdayThuOct 29, 2020Oct 29Milad un Nabi
SundaySunNov 01, 2020Nov 01All Saints' Day
MondayMonNov 30, 2020Nov 30Bonifacio Day
FridayFriDec 25, 2020Dec 25Christmas Day
WednesdayWedDec 30, 2020Dec 30Rizal Day
ThursdayThuDec 31, 2020Dec 31New Year's Eve

Public Holidays in Philippines

Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday

Thursday Apr 09, 2020

The upcoming Philippines holiday Maundy Thursday is in 11 days from today.

Araw ng Kagitingan

Araw ng Kagitingan

Thursday Apr 09, 2020

The upcoming Philippines holiday Araw ng Kagitingan is in 11 days from today.

Good Friday

Good Friday

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.