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Christmas Eve in Philippines

Christmas Eve, which is the day before Christmas Day, is celebrated in many countries worldwide. It is a Christian observance that falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.

Is Christmas Eve a Public Holiday?

Although Christmas Eve is not a public holiday, businesses and schools may be closed because it falls on the same date as Additional Special Non-Working Day in 2018.

Christmas tree section on white.
Christmas trees are decorated with baubles, lights and tinsel during the Christmas season.
Christmas trees are decorated with baubles, lights and tinsel during the Christmas season.
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About Christmas Eve

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Christmas Eve Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2010FriDec 24Christmas EveObservance 
2011SatDec 24Christmas EveObservance 
2012MonDec 24Christmas EveObservance 
2013TueDec 24Christmas EveObservance 
2014WedDec 24Christmas EveSpecial Non-working Holiday 
2015ThuDec 24Christmas EveSpecial Non-working Holiday 
2016SatDec 24Christmas EveSpecial Non-working Holiday 
2017SunDec 24Christmas EveObservance 
2018MonDec 24Christmas EveObservance 
2019TueDec 24Christmas EveObservance 
2020ThuDec 24Christmas EveObservance 

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