NATIONAL HOLIDAYS

YEAR 2021
USA

1st January New Year’s Day
25th May Memorial Day
4th July Independence Day
7th September Labor Day
26th November Thanksgiving Day 1
27th November Thanksgiving Day 2
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Boxing Day

UK

1st January New Year’s Day
10th April Good Friday
13th April Easter Monday
8th May Early May Bank Holiday
25th May Spring Bank Holiday
31st August Summer Bank Holiday
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Boxing Day

Argentina

1st January New Year’s Day
15th February Carnival Monday
16th February Carnival Tuesday
24th March National Memorial Day
2nd April Good Friday
2nd April Malvinas’ Veteran’s and Memorial Day
1st May Labour Day
25th May Revolution Day
20th June National Flag Day
9th July Independence Day
16th August San Martin Day
10th October Columbus Day
22nd November Day of National Sovereignty
8th December Immaculate Conception
25th December Christmas Day

Belgium

1st January New Year’s Day
4th April Easter Day
5th April Easter Monday
1st May Labour Day
13th May Ascension Day
23rd May Pentecost – Whit Sunday
24th May Pentecost Monday – Whit Monday
21st July Belgian National Day
15th August Assumption of Mary
1st November All Saints’ Day
11th November Armistice Day
25th December Christmas Day

Brazil

1st January New Year’s Day
12th February Carnival Day
13th February Carnival Day
2nd April Good Friday
21st April Tiradentes Day
1st May Labour Day
7th September Independence Day
12th October Lady of Aparecida Day
2nd November All Souls’ Day
15th November Republic Day
25th December Christmas Day

Canada

1st January New Year’s Day
2nd April Good Friday
5th April Easter Monday
24th May Victoria Day
1st July Canada Day
2nd August Civic Holiday
6th September Labour Day
11th October Thanksgiving Day
11th November Remembrance Day
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Boxing Day

China

1st January New Year’s Day
12th February Spring Festival Eve
12th February Chinese New Year
13th-17th February Spring Festival Golden Week holiday
5th April Qing Ming Jie
1st May Labour Day
14th June Dragon Boat Festival
21st September Mid-Autumn Festival
1st October National Day
2nd-7th October National Day Golden Week holiday

France

1st January New Year’s Day
4th April Easter Sunday
5th April Easter Monday
1st May Labour Day
13th May Ascension Day
8th May WWII Victory Day
23rd May Whit Sunday
24th May Whit Monday
14th July Bastille Day
15th August Assumption Day
1st November All Saints Day
11th November Armistice Day
25th December Christmas Day

Germany

1st January New Year’s Day
2nd April Good Friday
5th April Easter Monday
1st May May Day
13th May Ascension
23rd May Whitsun
24th May Whit Monday
3rd October Day of German Unity
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Boxing Day

Hong Kong

1st January New Year’s Day
12th February Chinese Lunar New Year’s Day
13th February Second day of Chinese Lunar New Year
14th February Third day of Chinese Lunar New Year
2nd April Good Friday
4th April Ching Ming Festival
5th April Easter Monday
1st May Labour Day
19th May The Buddha&Apos’s Birthday
14th June Dragon Boat Festival
1st July Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day
22nd September Day after Mid-Autumn Fesitival
1st October National Day
14th October Chung Yeung Festival
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Boxing Day

India

1st January New Year’s Day
26th January Republic Day – transition of India from a British Dominion to a sovereign republic in 1950
2nd April Good Friday
1st May May Day
13th May Eid-Ul-Fitr (calculated)
15th August Independence Day
30th August Krishna Janmashtami (Hindu)
20th July Eid al-Adha
2nd October Gandhi Jaynati: Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi
4th November Diwali (calculated)
25th December Christmas Day

Italy

1st January New Year’s Day
6th January Epiphany
4th April Easter Sunday
5th April Easter Monday
25th April Liberation Day
1st May International Labour Day
2nd June Anniversary of the Republic
15th August Ferragosto or Assumption of Mary
1st November All Saint’s Day
8th December Feast of the Immaculate Conception
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Saint Stephen’s Day

Japan

1st January New Year’s Day
11th January Coming of Age
11th February Foundation Day
20th March Spring Equinox
29th April Showa Day
3rd May Constitution Day
4th May Greenery Day
5th May Children’s Day
19th July Sea Day
11th August Mountain Day
20th September Respect for the Aged Day
23rd September Autumn Equinox
11th October Sports Day
3rd November Culture Day
23rd November Labour Thanksgiving Day
23rd December Emperor’s Birthday

South Korea

1st January New Year’s Day
11th-13th February Korean New Year
1st March Independence (Declaration) Day
3rd May Buddha’s Birthday
5th May Children’s Day
6th June Memorial Day
15th August Liberation Day
20th-22th September Mid-Autumn Festival
3rd October National Foundation Day
9th October Hangul Day
25th December Christmas Day

Mexico

1st January New Year’s Day
1st February Constitution Day
21st March Benito Juarez Day
1st April Maundy Thursday
2nd April Good Friday
4th April Easter
1st May Labour Day
16th September Independence Day
20th November Revolution Day
12th December Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe
25th December Christmas Day

Poland

1st January New Year’s Day
6th January Epiphany
4th April Easter Sunday
5th April Easter Monday
1st May Labour Day
3rd May Constitution Day
23rd May Whit Sunday
3rd June Corpus Christi
15th August Assumption
1st November All Saints Day
11th November Independence Day
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Boxing Day

Russia

1st January New Year’s Day
4th-8th January Bank Holidays (New Year)
7th January Orthodox Christmas Day
23rd February Russian Army Day
8th March International Women’s Day
2nd May Orthodox Easter
1st May Labour Day
9th May Victory Day
12th June (14th June observed) Russia Day
4th November Unity Day

Saudi Arabia

13th April Ramadan begins
13th May Eid Al-Fitr
23rd September National Day
20th July Eid Al-Adha

Singapore

1st January New Year’s Day
12th February Chinese New Year
2nd April Good Friday
1st May Labour Day
13st May Hari Raya Puasa
26th May Vesak Day
20th July Hari Raya Haji
9th August National Day
4th November Deepavli
25th December Christmas Day

South Africa

1st January New Year’s Day
21st March Human Rights Day
2nd April Good Friday
4th April Easter
5th April Easter Monday/Family Day
27th April Freedom Day
1st May Workers’ Day
16th June Youth Day
9th August National Women’s Day
24th September Heritage Day
16th December Day of Reconciliation
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Day of Goodwill

Spain

1st January New Year’s Day
6th January Epiphany
1st April Maundy Thursday
2nd April Good Friday
4th April Easter Sunday
5th April Easter Monday
1st May Labour Day
15th August Assumption
12th October National Day
1st November All Saints’ Day
6th December Constitution Day
8st December Immaculate Conception
25th December Christmas Day

Sweden

1st January New Year’s Day
6th January Epiphany
2nd April Good Friday
4th April Easter
5th April Easter Monday
1st May Labour Day
13th May Ascension
23rd May Whit Sunday
6th June National Day
26th June Midsummer’s Day
6th November All Saints’ Day
25th December Christmas Day
26th December Boxing Day

Switzerland

1st January New Year’s Day
2nd April Good Friday
4th April Easter
5th April Easter Monday
1st May May Day
13th May Ascension
23rd May Pentecost
24th May Pentecost Monday
1st August National Day
25th December Christmas Day
26th December St Stephen’s Day

Taiwan

1st January New Year’s Day
12th February Chinese New Year
26th February Lantern Festival
28th February Memorial Day
8th March Women’s Day
4th April Tomb Sweeping Day
5th April Children’s Day
1st May Labor Day
14th June Dragon Boat Festival
21st September Mid Autumn Festival
10th October National Day
25th December Constitution Day

Turkey

1st January New Year’s Day
23rd April National Sovereignty and Children’s Day
1st May Labour and Solidarity Day
19th May Ataturk Day, Youth and Sports Festival
13th May Ramadan Feast Eve
14th May Ramadan Feast
15th July Democracy and National Solidarity Day
19th July Kurban Bayramy Eve
20th July Kurban Bayramy
30th August Victory Day
29th October National Day