Children's Day in Romania
Children’s Day (Ziua Copilului) is a national holiday celebrated in Romania. It is held on June 1 every year.
What Do People Do?
Many schools have special events to celebrate Children’s Day in Romania. Some teachers give out certificates as a way of showing their appreciation for each child on this day. Community events, including art exhibitions displaying children’s work, are held to celebrate Children’s Day. Children’s Day is also promoted through newspapers, blogs, social media, television, and radio journalists in Romania. Some families have special dinners to celebrate Children’s Day at home.
Children’s Day is a public holiday in Romania.
Children’s Day is not just an event in Romania, it is also celebrated in many different countries and is an official UN global observance. The Romanian Ministry of Labour, Family and Social Protection held a special Children’s Day celebration in 2012. Nearly 100 elementary and secondary school children who attended the event received a Minister of Children diploma. Parents and grandparents were also at the celebration.
Children’s Day in Romania became a national holiday in 2017.
Children’s paintings and other forms of artwork are often displayed in schools and public places as a way of promoting Children’s Day.
Children's Day Observances
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|Wed||Jun 1||2016||Children's Day||Observance|
|Thu||Jun 1||2017||Children's Day||National holiday|
|Fri||Jun 2||2017||Children's Day (bridge holiday)||National holiday|
|Fri||Jun 1||2018||Children's Day||National holiday|
|Sat||Jun 1||2019||Children's Day||National holiday|
|Mon||Jun 1||2020||Children's Day||National holiday|
Quick FactsChildren’s Day (Ziua Copilului) is annually celebrated on June 1 in Romania.
Children's Day 2018Friday, June 1, 2018
Children's Day 2019Saturday, June 1, 2019
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Other holidays in June 2019 in Romania
- Orthodox Ascension Day – Thursday, June 6, 2019
- Orthodox Pentecost – Sunday, June 16, 2019
- Orthodox Pentecost Monday – Monday, June 17, 2019
- Flag Day – Wednesday, June 26, 2019