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Holidays and Observances around the World

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Upcoming holidays and observances

WeekdayDateHoliday nameCountries where this is observed (might not be complete)
SundaySep 21Independence DayArmenia
SundaySep 21Swiss federal fastSwitzerland
SundaySep 21Valentine's DayColombia
SundaySep 21Independence DayMalta
MondaySep 22Independence DayBulgaria
TuesdaySep 23MahalayaBangladesh
TuesdaySep 23Autumn EquinoxJapan
TuesdaySep 23Saudi National DaySaudi Arabia
WednesdaySep 24Our Lady of Las MercedesDominican Republic
WednesdaySep 24Armed Forces DayPeru
WednesdaySep 24Republic DayTrinidad and Tobago
WednesdaySep 24Heritage DaySouth Africa
ThursdaySep 25Rosh HashanaArgentina
ThursdaySep 25Rosh HashanaAustralia, Canada, United Kingdom, United States, United States
ThursdaySep 25Rosh Hashana (New Year)Israel
ThursdaySep 25Durga PoojaPakistan
FridaySep 26Second day of Rosh HashanaArgentina
FridaySep 26Rosh Hashana II (New Year day 2)Israel
FridaySep 26Eid-al-Adha Holiday (public sector only)Saudi Arabia
SaturdaySep 27World Tourism DayCongo Dem.Rep.
SaturdaySep 27Finding of the True CrossEthiopia
SaturdaySep 27Eid-al-Adha Holiday (public sector only)Saudi Arabia
SundaySep 28St. Wenceslas DayCzech Republic
SundaySep 28Tzom GedaliahIsrael
SundaySep 28International Bosniaks' Day (for Bosniak community)Macedonia, Republic of
SundaySep 28Eid-al-Adha Holiday (public sector only)Saudi Arabia
SundaySep 28Teachers' DayTaiwan
MondaySep 29Queen's BirthdayAustralia
MondaySep 29Family & Community DayAustralia
MondaySep 29Boqueron Battle Victory DayParaguay
MondaySep 29Eid-al-Adha Holiday (public sector only)Saudi Arabia
TuesdaySep 30Eid-al-Adha Holiday (public service only)Saudi Arabia
WednesdayOct 1National DayChina, Hong Kong
WednesdayOct 1Cyprus Independence DayCyprus
WednesdayOct 1Maha SaptamiIndia
WednesdayOct 1Armed Forces DaySouth Korea
WednesdayOct 1National DayNigeria
WednesdayOct 1Eid-al-Adha Holiday (public service only)Saudi Arabia
WednesdayOct 1Investiture Ceremony of the Captains Regent 2San Marino
WednesdayOct 1Children´s DayEl Salvador
ThursdayOct 2National Day Golden Week holidayChina
ThursdayOct 2Double Ninth FestivalChina
ThursdayOct 2Chung Yeung FestivalHong Kong
ThursdayOct 2Mahatma Gandhi JayantiIndia
ThursdayOct 2Maha AshtamiIndia
ThursdayOct 2Eid-al-Adha Holiday (public service only)Saudi Arabia
ThursdayOct 2Double Ninth DayTaiwan
FridayOct 3Arafat (Haj) DayUnited Arab Emirates
FridayOct 3National Day Golden Week holidayChina
FridayOct 3Day of German UnityGermany
FridayOct 3Arafat DayEgypt
FridayOct 3Morazan´s DayHonduras
FridayOct 3Dussehra (Maha Navami)India
FridayOct 3National Foundation DaySouth Korea
FridayOct 3DussehraPakistan
FridayOct 3Eid-al-Adha HolidaySaudi Arabia, Turkey
FridayOct 3Children's DaySingapore
SaturdayOct 4Eid-al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)United Arab Emirates, Albania, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Republic of, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, Turkey
SaturdayOct 4Yom KippurArgentina
SaturdayOct 4Feast of St Francis of AssisiAustralia, Canada, United Kingdom, United States
SaturdayOct 4Yom KippurAustralia, Canada, Macedonia, Republic of, United Kingdom, United States, United States
SaturdayOct 4Vijaya DasamiBangladesh
SaturdayOct 4National Day Golden Week holidayChina
SaturdayOct 4Yom KippurIsrael
SaturdayOct 4Eid-al-AdhaJordan
SaturdayOct 4Wine Day (Day 1)Moldova

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