December Holidays in 2016

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday locationHoliday type
Thu, December 1National Day MaldivesPublic Holiday
Thu, December 1Republic Day Central African RepublicPublic Holiday
Thu, December 1Thanksgiving Day Us Virgin IslandsObservance
Thu, December 1World AIDS Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Thu, December 1Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan KazakhstanPublic Holiday
Thu, December 1Restoration of Independence PortugalNational Holiday
Thu, December 1Commemoration Day United Arab EmiratesNational Holiday
Thu, December 1National holiday RomaniaNational Holiday
Fri, December 2Farmer's Day GhanaPublic Holiday
Fri, December 2National Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Fri, December 2Granma Commemoration CubaNational Holiday
Fri, December 2International Day for the Abolition of Slavery Multiple CountriesInternational
Fri, December 2Extra Bridge Holiday RomaniaNational Holiday
Fri, December 2National Mutt Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, December 3Day of Navarre Spain (Navarre)Local Holiday
Sat, December 3International Day of Persons with Disabilities Multiple CountriesInternational
Sat, December 3Small Business Saturday United KingdomMultiple Types
Sun, December 4Good Neighborliness Day TurkmenistanObservance
Sun, December 4Anniversary of the Coronation of King Tupou I TongaPublic Holiday
Sun, December 4Second Sunday Advent Multiple CountriesObservance
Sun, December 4National Cookie Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Mon, December 5The King's Birthday ThailandNational Holiday
Mon, December 5Father's Day ThailandNational Holiday
Mon, December 5International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development Multiple CountriesInternational
Mon, December 5World Soil Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Mon, December 5St Nicholas' Eve/Sinterklaas NetherlandsObservance
Tue, December 6St. Nicholas Day Multiple CountriesChristian
Tue, December 6Foundation of Quito EcuadorLocal Holiday
Tue, December 6Saint Nicholas Day Multiple CountriesObservance
Tue, December 6Constitution Day Spain (All Except An , Ar , Ce , Ex , Lo , Ml , Mu , O , Vc)National Holiday
Tue, December 6St Nicholas' Day Multiple CountriesObservance
Tue, December 6Independence Day FinlandNational Holiday
Tue, December 6Army Day UkraineObservance
Wed, December 7National Heroes Day East TimorPublic Holiday
Wed, December 7Western Province Day Solomon IslandsLocal Holiday
Wed, December 7Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception ColombiaObservance
Wed, December 7The Feast of St. Ambrose (Milan) ItalyLocal Holiday
Wed, December 7International Civil Aviation Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Wed, December 7Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day United StatesObservance
Wed, December 7Spitak Remembrance Day ArmeniaObservance
Thu, December 8Bodhi Day Multiple CountriesBuddhist
Thu, December 8Feast of the Immaculate Conception Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Thu, December 8Battle Day Falkland IslandsPublic Holiday
Thu, December 8Day of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception East TimorPublic Holiday
Thu, December 8National Youth Day AlbaniaNational Holiday
Thu, December 8Saint Kliment Ohridski's Day Macedonia, Republic OfNational Holiday
Thu, December 8Immaculate Conception Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Thu, December 8Mother Day PanamaNational Holiday
Thu, December 8Constitution Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Thu, December 8Inmaculate Conception Day ChileNational Holiday
Thu, December 8Virgin of Caacupé Day ParaguayNational Holiday
Thu, December 8Feast of the immaculate Conception Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Thu, December 8National Brownie Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Fri, December 9National Heroes Day Antigua And BarbudaPublic Holiday
Fri, December 9Bridge Public Holiday ArgentinaNational Holiday
Fri, December 9International Anti-Corruption Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Fri, December 9Republic Day TanzaniaPublic Holiday
Sat, December 10Gita Jayanti Multiple CountriesHindu
Sat, December 10International Human Rights Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Sat, December 10Human Rights Day Multiple CountriesObservance
Sat, December 10Constitution Day ThailandNational Holiday
Sat, December 10Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq IranNational Holiday
Sun, December 11Anniversary of the Statute of Westminster CanadaObservance
Sun, December 11Human Rights and Peace Day KiribatiPublic Holiday
Sun, December 11Republic Day MadagascarPublic Holiday
Sun, December 11International Mountain Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Sun, December 11Third Sunday Advent Multiple CountriesObservance
Sun, December 11Mouloud (The Prophet's Birthday) United Arab EmiratesNational Holiday
Mon, December 12Milad un Nabi Multiple CountriesIslamic
Mon, December 12The Prophet's Birthday Multiple CountriesPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12Eid Milad un-Nabi PakistanPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12Prophet's Birthday Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Mon, December 12Eid e-Milad-un Nabi BangladeshPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12Maouloud SenegalPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12Id el Maulud NigeriaPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe MexicoBank Holiday
Mon, December 12Day of Neutrality TurkmenistanPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12Maulid un-Nabi PhilippinesCommon Local Holidays
Mon, December 12Jamhuri Day KenyaPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Mon, December 12Constitution Day observed ThailandNational Holiday
Mon, December 12Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe United StatesObservance
Mon, December 12Mawlid BeninPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday) Sri LankaPublic Holiday
Mon, December 12Prophet Mohamed's birthday EgyptNational Holiday
Tue, December 13National Day Saint LuciaPublic Holiday
Tue, December 13Milad un-Nabi/Id-e-Milad IndiaGazetted Holiday
Tue, December 13Republic Day MaltaNational Holiday
Tue, December 13National Guard Birthday United StatesObservance
Tue, December 13Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day Sri LankaPublic Holiday
Thu, December 15Dhanu Sankranti Multiple CountriesHindu
Thu, December 15National Cupcake Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Fri, December 16Victory Day BangladeshPublic Holiday
Fri, December 16Day of Reconciliation South AfricaPublic Holiday
Fri, December 16Independence Day KazakhstanPublic Holiday
Fri, December 16National Day BahrainPublic Holiday
Sat, December 17National Day BhutanPublic Holiday
Sat, December 17Pan American Aviation Day United StatesObservance
Sat, December 17Wright Brothers Day United StatesObservance
Sat, December 17Independence Day (Day 2) KazakhstanPublic Holiday
Sat, December 17National Day (second day) BahrainPublic Holiday
Sun, December 18National Day QatarPublic Holiday
Sun, December 18Nigerien Republic Day NigerPublic Holiday
Sun, December 18International Migrants Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Sun, December 18Arabic Language Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Sun, December 18Fourth Sunday Advent Multiple CountriesObservance
Mon, December 19Separation Day AnguillaPublic Holiday
Mon, December 19Independence Day (Day 2) observed KazakhstanPublic Holiday
Mon, December 19St. Nicholas Day UkraineObservance, Orthodox
Mon, December 19Remembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by Genocide GermanyObservance
Tue, December 20International Human Solidarity Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Tue, December 20Abolition of Slavery ReunionPublic Holiday
Tue, December 20Macau S.A.R. Establishment Day MacauPublic Holiday
Wed, December 21December Solstice Multiple CountriesSeason
Wed, December 21Turkish Language Day (Turkish community) Macedonia, Republic OfOptional Holiday
Wed, December 21Dōngzhì Festival TaiwanObservance
Wed, December 21Yule Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Thu, December 22Unity Day ZimbabwePublic Holiday
Fri, December 23Christmas Eve observed United States (Ks* , La , Mi , Nc , Nd , Ok , Sc , Tx , Va* , Wi)State Holiday
Fri, December 23Emperor's Birthday JapanNational Holiday
Sat, December 24Christmas Eve Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Sat, December 24Birth Date of Kim Jong Suk North KoreaPublic Holiday
Sat, December 24Christmas Eve (from 2pm) BrazilOptional Holiday
Sat, December 24Christmas Eve (Half Day) ParaguayNational Holiday
Sat, December 24Yap Constitution Day MicronesiaLocal Holiday
Sat, December 24Independence Day LibyaPublic Holiday
Sat, December 24Christmas Eve (from noon) IcelandNational Holiday
Sun, December 25Christmas JapanPublic
Sun, December 25Hanukkah Starts Multiple CountriesJewish
Sun, December 25Christmas Day Multiple CountriesPublic Holiday
Sun, December 25Quaid-e-Azam Day PakistanPublic Holiday
Sun, December 25First Day of Hanukkah Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Sun, December 25Catholic Christmas Day BelarusNational Holiday
Sun, December 25Constitution Day TaiwanObservance
Sun, December 25Hanukkah I (Holiday of lights) IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Sun, December 25Chanukah/Hanukkah (first day) United StatesJewish Holiday
Mon, December 26Christmas Day observed Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Mon, December 26Boxing Day Multiple CountriesPublic Holiday
Mon, December 26Day After Christmas PakistanPublic Holiday
Mon, December 26National Day of Thanksgiving Solomon IslandsPublic Holiday
Mon, December 262nd Christmas Day DenmarkNational Holiday
Mon, December 26Day of Goodwill Multiple CountriesPublic Holiday
Mon, December 26Independence and Unity Day SloveniaNational Holiday
Mon, December 26St. Stephen's Day Multiple CountriesNational Holiday
Mon, December 26St Stephen's Day Multiple CountriesNational Holiday
Mon, December 26Second Day of Christmas Multiple CountriesNational Holiday
Mon, December 26Family Day VanuatuPublic Holiday
Mon, December 26Boxing Day (bank holiday) MaltaBank Holiday
Mon, December 26Day after Christmas Day United StatesMultiple Types
Mon, December 26Hanukkah II IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Mon, December 26Kwanzaa (until Jan 1) United StatesObservance
Mon, December 26Day After Christmas Day United States (Ks , Ky , Nc , Nc , Nh , Sc , Tx)Multiple Types
Mon, December 26Synaxis of the Mother of God GreecePublic Holiday
Mon, December 26Second day of Christmas Multiple CountriesNational Holiday
Tue, December 27Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday - (All Except Sa)Public Holiday
Tue, December 27Christmas Day observed Multiple CountriesNational Holiday
Tue, December 27Constitution Day North KoreaPublic Holiday
Tue, December 27Day of Goodwill South AfricaPublic Holiday
Tue, December 27Christmas Day Observed Multiple CountriesNational Holiday
Tue, December 27Bank Holiday Multiple CountriesPublic Holiday
Tue, December 27Christmas Holiday GibraltarPublic Holiday
Tue, December 27Hanukkah III IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Tue, December 27Proclamation Day Australia (South Australia)National Holiday
Wed, December 28Holy Innocents Multiple CountriesChristian
Wed, December 28Day of the Holy Innocents MexicoObservance
Wed, December 28Republic Day South SudanPublic Holiday
Wed, December 28Hanukkah IV IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Wed, December 28Incwala Day SwazilandPublic Holiday
Thu, December 29Kayin New Year Day MyanmarPublic Holiday
Thu, December 29Independence Day MongoliaPublic Holiday
Thu, December 29Hanukkah V IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Thu, December 29Lhosar NepalPublic Holiday
Fri, December 30Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province SlovakiaObservance
Fri, December 30Rizal Day PhilippinesRegular Holiday
Fri, December 30Hanukkah VI/Rosh Chodesh Tevet IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Fri, December 30New Year's Eve observed United States (La , Mi , Wi)State Holiday
Fri, December 30National Bacon Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, December 31Watch Night Multiple CountriesChristian
Sat, December 31New Year's Eve Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Sat, December 31Festival Day MontserratPublic Holiday
Sat, December 31New Year´s Eve Multiple CountriesObservance
Sat, December 31New Year's Eve (from 2pm) BrazilOptional Holiday
Sat, December 31New Year's Eve (Bank holiday) AndorraBank Holiday
Sat, December 31Hanukkah VII IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Sat, December 31World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day AzerbaijanPublic Holiday
Sat, December 31International New Year's Eve VietnamObservance
Sat, December 31December 31 Bank Holiday JapanBank Holiday
Sat, December 31Old Year's Night BarbadosObservance
Sat, December 31New Year's Day observed Congo Democratic RepublicPublic Holiday
Sat, December 31New Year's Eve (from noon) IcelandNational Holiday