Special Days of the Year

What Special Day is it Today? Here is the list of holidays and special days of the year in the United States and the World

Special Days in JANUARY

New Year’s Day 2017
Sunday, January 1, 2017
Epiphany 2017
Friday, January 6, 2017
Martin Luther King Day
Monday, January 16, 2017

Chinese New Year 2017
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Tu B’Shevat (Arbor Day)
start the evening of Friday, February 10, 2017
end the evening of Saturday, February 11
Burns Night 2017
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Scotland

Australia Day 2017
Thursday, January 26, 2017

Special Days in FEBRUARY

Groundhog Day 2017
Thursday, February 2, 2017
United States of America
The Next Leap Year
February 29, 2020
Shrove Tuesday 2017
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

National Flag of Canada Day
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Islander Day 2017
Monday, February 20, 2017
Prince Edward Island, Canada
Family Day 2017
Monday, February 20, 2017
AB / ON / SK Canada

Ash Wednesday 2017
Wednesday March 1, 2017
Lincoln’s Birthday
Sunday, February 12, 2017
United States of America
Valentine’s Day 2017
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Presidents’ Day 2017
Monday, February 20, 2017
Mardi Gras 2017
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Super Bowl 2017
Sunday, February 5, 2017

Special Days in MARCH

St. David’s Day 2017
Wednesday March 1, 2017
Texas Independence Day
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Daylight Saving Time starts (US)
Sunday, March 12, 2017 – Sunday, November 6, 2017
Most of US, Canada, Mexico

Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 12, 2017 – Sunday, November 6, 2017
Canada
Commonwealth Day 2017
Monday, March 13
Turks and Caicos Islands
Mothering Sunday 2017 (UK)
Sunday, March 26, 2017
UK

St. Patrick’s Day 2017
Friday, March 17, 2017
Ireland
Purim 2017
start the evening of Saturday, March 11, 2017
end the evening of Sunday, March 12
Spring equinox 2017
Monday, March 20 2017, 5:30pm
Worldwide

Maryland Day
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Daylight Saving Time starts (UK)
start on Sunday, March 26, 2017
end on Sunday, October 29
PI Day
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Worldwide
Spring 2017
Monday, March 20 2017, 5:30pm to Wednesday, June 21st 2017, 11:25am
Northern Hemisphere
Ash Wednesday 2017
Wednesday March 1, 2017

Special Days in APRIL

National Tartan Day
Thursday, April 6, 2017
National Library Workers’ Day
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday
Thursday, April 13, 2017

Tax Day 2017
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
United States of America
Patriot’s Day 2017
Monday, April 17, 2017
Oklahoma Day 2017
Saturday, April 22, 2017

First day of Passover
start the evening of Monday, April 10, 2017
Administrative Professionals Day
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Orthodox Good Friday
Friday, April 14, 2017

Last Day of Passover
end the evening of Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Shakespeare Day
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Palm Sunday
Sunday, April 9, 2017

Good Friday
Friday, April 14, 2017
Holy Saturday
Saturday, April 15, 2017
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 16, 2017

Orthodox Easter
Sunday, April 16, 2017
Isra and Mi’raj
Monday, April 24, 2017
Orthodox Holy Saturday
Saturday, April 15, 2017

Yom HaShoah
start the evening of Sunday, April 23, 2017
end the evening of Monday, April 24
Israel
Yom Ha’atzmaut
start the evening of Sunday, April 30, 2017
end the evening of Monday, May 1, 2017
Earth Day
Saturday, April 22, 2017

Special Days in MAY

Early May Bank Holiday (UK)
Monday, May 1, 2017
Republic of Ireland
Spring Bank Holiday
Monday, May 29, 2017
England and Wales
Victoria Day
Monday, May 22, 2017
Canada

Memorial Day
Monday, May 29, 2017
United States
Law Day
Monday, May 1, 2017
United States
Rhode Island Independence Day
Thursday, May 4, 2017

Ascension Day
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Lag BaOmer
start the evening of Saturday, May 13, 2017
end the evening of, Sunday, May 14, 2017
Cinco de Mayo
Friday, May 5, 2017
United States

National Day of Prayer
Thursday, May 4, 2017
United States
National Nurses Day
Saturday, May 6, 2017
United States
Mother’s Day
Sunday, May 14, 2017
United States

Truman Day
Monday, May 8, 2017
Missouri, USA
Yom Ha’atzmaut
start the evening of Sunday, April 30, 2017
end the evening of Monday, May 1, 2017
Armed Forces Day
Saturday, May 20, 2017
United States of America

National Missing Children’s Day
Thursday, May 25, 2017
United States
National Maritime Day
Monday, May 22, 2017
United States
National Patriots’ Day
Monday, May 22, 2017
Quebec, Canada

May Day
Monday, May 1, 2017

UK

Special Days in JUNE

D-Day
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Ramadan starts
start the evening of Friday, May 26, 2017
end the evening of Saturday, June 24, 2017
Shavuot
start the evening of Tuesday, May 30, 2017
end the evening of Thursday, June 1, 2017

Army Birthday
June 14, 2017
Flag Day
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
USA
Father’s Day
Sunday, June 18, 2017
USA

Juneteenth
Monday, June 19, 2017
USA
Summer Solstice
7:24 AM on Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Northern Hemisphere
West Virginia Day
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

American Eagle Day
June 20, 2017
Corpus Christi
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Trinity Sunday
Sunday, June 11, 2017

Whit Monday
Monday, June 5, 2017
Pentecost
Sunday, June 4, 2017
Eid al-Fitr
start the evening of Sunday, June 25, 2017
end the evening of Monday, June 26, 2017

Lailat al-Qadr
start the evening of Wednesday, June 21, 2017
end the evening of Thursday, June 22

Special Days in JULY

Canada Day
Saturday, July 1, 2017
Canada
Parents’ Day
Sunday, July 23, 2017
USA
National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day
Thursday, July 27, 2017

Independence Day
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
USA
Tisha B’Av
start the evening of Monday, July 31, 2017
end the evening of Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Battle of the Boyne
Wednesday,July 12, 2017

Wimbledon
Monday, July 3rd 2017, 7:00am

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Patriot Day
Sunday, September 11, 2016
USA
Battle of the Boyne
Wednesday,July 12, 2017

Special Days in AUGUST

British Columbia Day
Monday, August 7, 2017
British Columbia, Canada
Natal Day
Monday,August 7, 2017
Nova Scotia, Canada
Discovery Day
Monday,August 21, 2017
Yukon, Canada

Summer Bank Holiday
Monday, August 7, 2017
Scotland
National Aviation Day
Saturday, August 19, 2017
USA
Summer Bank Holiday
Monday, August 28, 2017
England and Wales

Colorado Day
Tuesday, Augsut 1, 2017
Colorado, USA
Coast Guard Birthday
August 4, 2017
USA
Purple Heart Day
August 7, 2017

Victory Day (VJ Day)
Monday, August 14, 2017
USA
Tisha B’Av
start the evening of Monday, July 31, 2017
end the evening of Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Special Days in SEPTEMBER

Labor Day 2017
Monday, September 4, 2017
USA
Labour Day 2017
Monday, September 4, 2017
Canada
Patriot Day 2017
Monday, September 11, 2017
United States

Eid al-Adha 2017
start the evening of Friday, September 1, 2017
end the evening of Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Air Force Birthday 2017
Monday, September 18, 2017
USA
Fall equinox 2017
11:02 PM on
Friday, September 22, 2017
Northern Hemisphere

Gold Star Mother’s Day
Sunday, September 24, 2017
USA
Rosh Hashanah
start the evening of Wednesday, September 20, 2017
end the evening of Friday, September 22
Muharram
start the evening of Wednesday, September 20, 2017
end the evening of Friday, October 20, 2017

Yom Kippur
start the evening of Friday, September 29, 2017
end the evening of Saturday, September 30, 2017

Special Days in OCTOBER

Last Day of Sukkot
start the evening of Wednesday, October 4, 2017
end the evening of Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Muharram
start the evening of Wednesday, September 20, 2017
end the evening of Friday, October 20, 2017
Child Health Day
Monday, October 2, 2017
USA

Leif Erikson Day
Monday, October 9, 2017
USA
Columbus Day
Monday, October 9, 2017
USA
Diwali / Deepavali
Thursday, October 19, 2017

First day of Sukkot
start the evening of Wednesday, October 4, 2017
end the evening of Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Last day of Sukkot
start the evening of Wednesday, October 4, 2017
end the evening of Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Shemini Atzeret
start the evening of Wednesday, October 11, 2017
end the evening of Friday, October 13, 2017

Simchat Torah
start the evening of Thursday, October 12, 2017
end the evening of Friday, October 13, 2017
Daylight Saving Time ends (UK)
start on Sunday, March 26, 2017
end on
Sunday, October 29, 2017
Thanksgiving Day
Monday, October 9, 2017
Canada

Navy Birthday
Friday, October 13, 2017
Teachers’ Day
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Boss’s Day
Monday, October 16, 2017
USA

Alaska Day
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Alaska, USA
Simchat Torah
start the evening of Thursday, October 12, 2017
end the evening of Friday, October 13, 2017
Nevada Day
Friday, October 27, 2017
Nevada, USA

Halloween
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Sweetest Day
Saturday, October 21, 2017
USA

Special Days in NOVEMBER

All Saints’ Day
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
All Souls’ Day
Thursday, November 2 2017
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, November 5, 2017
USA

Guy Fawkes Day
Sunday, November 5, 2017
United Kingdom
Remembrance Sunday
Sunday, November 12, 2017
United Kingdom
St Andrew’s Day
Thursday, November 30, 2017

Veterans Day
Saturday, November 11, 2017
USA
Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, November 23, 2017
USA
Black Friday
Friday, November 24, 2017
USA

Cyber Monday
Monday, November 27, 2017
USA

Special Days in DECEMBER

Saint Nicholas Day
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Thursday, December 7, 2017
USA
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Friday, December 8, 2017

The Prophet’s Birthday
start the evening of Thursday, November 30, 2017
end the evening of Friday, December 1, 2017
National Guard Birthday
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Pan American Aviation Day
Sunday, December 17, 2017
USA

Wright Brothers Day
Sunday, December 17, 2017
USA
Winter Solstice
6:28 PM on Thursday, December 21, 2017
Northern Hemisphere
Christmas Eve
Sunday, December 24, 2017

First Day of Hanukkah / Chanukah
start the evening of Saturday, December 24, 2017
end the evening of Sunday, January 1, 2017
Christmas Day
Monday, December 25, 2017
Kwanzaa (until Jan 1)
start on Monday, December 26, 2017
end on Sunday, January 1, 2017

Boxing Day 2016
Monday, December 26, 2016
Boxing Day 2017
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
New Year’s Eve 2016
Saturday, December 31, 2016

Special Days of the Year

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