October Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday locationHoliday type
Sun, October 1Day of Ashura / Muharram Multiple CountriesIslamic
Sun, October 1International Coffee Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sun, October 1Daylight Saving Time starts Multiple CountriesClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sun, October 1German Food Bank Day GermanyObservance
Sun, October 1Ashura Multiple CountriesPublic Holiday
Sun, October 1National Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Sun, October 1Armed Forces Day South KoreaObservance
Sun, October 1Children´s Day El SalvadorObservance
Sun, October 1Cyprus Independence Day CyprusNational Holiday
Sun, October 1Chuuk Constitution Day MicronesiaLocal Holiday
Sun, October 1National Day of the People's Republic of China Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Sun, October 1Muharram/Ashura IndiaGazetted Holiday
Sun, October 1World Vegetarian Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Sun, October 1Wine Day (Day 2) MoldovaObservance
Sun, October 1Teachers Day UzbekistanPublic Holiday
Sun, October 1Ekadashi (Dashain) NepalPublic Holiday
Sun, October 1Elders' Day MongoliaObservance
Sun, October 1Independence Day PalauPublic Holiday
Sun, October 1Investiture Ceremony of the Captains Regent 2 San MarinoNational Holiday
Sun, October 1Teacher's Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Sun, October 1International Day of Older Persons Multiple CountriesInternational
Sun, October 1Second Day of Ashura PakistanPublic Holiday
Sun, October 1Independence of Southern British Cameroons from UK CameroonObservance
Sun, October 1Black History Month United KingdomMonthly
Sun, October 1Balloons Around the World Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Mon, October 2Thanksgiving Day Saint LuciaPublic Holiday
Mon, October 2National Day Golden Week holiday ChinaNational Holiday
Mon, October 2Queen's Birthday Australia (Queensland)Common State Holiday
Mon, October 2Labour Day Australia (Act , Nsw , Sa)Common State Holiday
Mon, October 2National Day of the People's Republic of China observed Hong KongNational Holiday
Mon, October 2Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti IndiaGazetted Holiday
Mon, October 2Duwadashi (Dashain) NepalPublic Holiday
Mon, October 2Independence Day GuineaPublic Holiday
Mon, October 2Peat Cutting Monday Falkland IslandsPublic Holiday
Mon, October 2Child Health Day United StatesObservance
Mon, October 2World Habitat Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Mon, October 2International Day of Non-Violence Multiple CountriesInternational
Mon, October 2Phileas Fogg Wager Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Tue, October 3Day of German Unity GermanyNational Holiday
Tue, October 3National Day Golden Week holiday ChinaNational Holiday
Tue, October 3Mid-Autumn Festival Day 1 South KoreaNational Holiday
Tue, October 3National Foundation Day South KoreaNational Holiday
Tue, October 3Morazan´s Day HondurasNational Holiday
Tue, October 3Iraqi Independence Day IraqNational Holiday
Tue, October 3National Boyfriend Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Wed, October 4Feast of St Francis of Assisi Multiple CountriesChristian
Wed, October 4Mid-Autumn Festival Multiple CountriesNational Holiday
Wed, October 4National Day Golden Week holiday ChinaMultiple Types
Wed, October 4Mid-Autumn Festival Day 2 South KoreaNational Holiday
Wed, October 4World Cerebral Palsy Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Wed, October 4Peace and Reconciliation Day MozambiquePublic Holiday
Wed, October 4Independence Day LesothoPublic Holiday
Wed, October 4World Animal Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Wed, October 4Taco Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Wed, October 4National Vodka Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Thu, October 5Sharad Purnima Multiple CountriesHindu
Thu, October 5Sukkot Starts Multiple CountriesJewish
Thu, October 5First day of Sukkot Multiple CountriesJewish Holiday
Thu, October 5Sukkot I IsraelNational Holiday, Hebrew
Thu, October 5National Day Golden Week holiday ChinaMultiple Types
Thu, October 5Mid-Autumn Festival Day 3 South KoreaNational Holiday
Thu, October 5Republic Implantation PortugalNational Holiday
Thu, October 5Day after Mid-Autumn Festival Hong KongNational Holiday
Thu, October 5Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti IndiaRestricted Holiday
Thu, October 5Bouk Ok Pansa (Buddhist Fast Ends) LaosPublic Holiday
Thu, October 5Kojagrat Purnima NepalPublic Holiday
Thu, October 5Vap Full Moon Poya Day Sri LankaPublic Holiday
Thu, October 5Constitution Day VanuatuPublic Holiday
Thu, October 5Day after the Mid-Autumn-Festival MacauPublic Holiday
Thu, October 5First Day of Sukkot Multiple CountriesJewish Holiday
Thu, October 5World Teachers' Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Thu, October 5Chic Spy Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Fri, October 6Sukkot II IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Fri, October 6National Day Golden Week holiday ChinaMultiple Types
Fri, October 6Mid-Autumn Festival Day 4 South KoreaNational Holiday
Fri, October 6Day of Commemoration and National Mourning TurkmenistanPublic Holiday
Fri, October 6Armed Forces Day EgyptNational Holiday
Fri, October 6Boat Racing Festival LaosPublic Holiday
Fri, October 6Dukla Pass Victims Day SlovakiaObservance
Fri, October 6October Liberation Day SyriaPublic Holiday
Fri, October 6World Smile Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Fri, October 6Mad Hatter Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 7Space Exploration Day GermanyObservance
Sat, October 7Sukkot III IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Sat, October 7National Day Golden Week holiday ChinaMultiple Types
Sat, October 7Wine Day (Day 1) MoldovaObservance
Sat, October 7Card Making Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 7Frappé Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sun, October 8Karwa Chauth Multiple CountriesHindu
Sun, October 8Sukkot IV IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Sun, October 8National Day Golden Week holiday ChinaCommon Local Holidays
Sun, October 8Independence Day CroatiaNational Holiday
Sun, October 8Karaka Chaturthi (Karva Chauth) IndiaRestricted Holiday
Sun, October 8Battle of Angamos PeruNational Holiday
Sun, October 8Pierogi Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sun, October 8Pastor Appreciation Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Mon, October 9Virgin Islands - Puerto Rico Friendship Day (Columbus Day) Us Virgin IslandsObservance
Mon, October 9Thanksgiving Day Canada (Nb , Nl , Ns , Pe)Multiple Types
Mon, October 9National Heritage Day Turks And Caicos IslandsPublic Holiday
Mon, October 9Sukkot V IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Mon, October 9Independence of Guayaquil EcuadorNational Holiday
Mon, October 9Hangeul Proclamation Day South KoreaNational Holiday
Mon, October 9National Heroes Day The BahamasPublic Holiday
Mon, October 9Day of respect for cultural diversity ArgentinaNational Holiday
Mon, October 9Mother's Day MalawiObservance
Mon, October 9Constitution Day Sint MaartenPublic Holiday
Mon, October 9Columbus Day - (Florida)Multiple Types
Mon, October 9Day of the Valencian Community Spain (Valencia)Local Holiday
Mon, October 9Leif Erikson Day United StatesObservance
Mon, October 9Native Americans' Day United States (South Dakota)Local Observance
Mon, October 9Indigenous People's Day United States (Ca* , Mn* , Wa*)Local Observance
Mon, October 9World Post Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Mon, October 9Abolition Day St. BartsPublic Holiday
Mon, October 9Sports Day JapanNational Holiday
Mon, October 9Independence Day UgandaPublic Holiday
Mon, October 9Curious Events Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Tue, October 10National Day/Double Tenth Day TaiwanNational Holiday
Tue, October 10Party Foundation Day North KoreaPublic Holiday
Tue, October 10Sukkot VI IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Tue, October 10Day of the Maroons SurinamePublic Holiday
Tue, October 10Fiji Day FijiPublic Holiday
Tue, October 10Curaçao Day CuracaoPublic Holiday
Tue, October 10World Mental Health Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Tue, October 10Beginning of the War of Independence CubaNational Holiday
Tue, October 10Handbag Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Wed, October 11Sukkot Ends Multiple CountriesJewish
Wed, October 11Last day of Sukkot Multiple CountriesJewish Holiday
Wed, October 11Sukkot VII/Hoshanah Rabah IsraelObservance, Hebrew
Wed, October 11Last Day of Sukkot Multiple CountriesJewish Holiday
Wed, October 11International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction Multiple CountriesInternational
Wed, October 11International Day of the Girl Child Multiple CountriesInternational
Wed, October 11Day of People’s Uprising Macedonia, Republic OfNational Holiday
Wed, October 11National Coming Out Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Wed, October 11It's My Party Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Thu, October 12Shemini Atzeret Multiple CountriesJewish
Thu, October 12Shmini Atzeret Multiple CountriesJewish Holiday
Thu, October 12Our Lady Aparecida/Children's Day BrazilNational Holiday
Thu, October 12Indigenous Resistance Day NicaraguaObservance
Thu, October 12Columbus Day Multiple CountriesObservance
Thu, October 12Pan American Day BelizePublic Holiday
Thu, October 12Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah IsraelNational Holiday, Hebrew
Thu, October 12Day of the Cultures Costa RicaObservance
Thu, October 12Indigenous Resistance´s Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Thu, October 12Hispanic Day SpainNational Holiday
Thu, October 12Independence Day Equatorial GuineaNational Holiday
Thu, October 12World Sight Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Thu, October 12Dia de la raza GuatemalaNational Holiday
Thu, October 12Old Farmers Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Fri, October 13Simhat Torah Multiple CountriesJewish
Fri, October 13Simchat Torah Multiple CountriesJewish Holiday
Fri, October 13Friday the 13th Multiple CountriesInternational
Fri, October 13St. Valero's Feast Spain (Zaragoza)Local Holiday
Fri, October 13Navy Birthday United StatesObservance
Fri, October 13Prince Louis Rwagasore Day BurundiPublic Holiday
Fri, October 13International Skeptics Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Fri, October 13National No Bra Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 14Revolution Day YemenPublic Holiday
Sat, October 14Svetitskhovloba GeorgiaPublic Holiday
Sat, October 14Defenders' Day UkraineNational Holiday
Sat, October 14Mwalimu Nyerere Day TanzaniaPublic Holiday
Sat, October 14National Dessert Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sun, October 15Teacher's Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Sun, October 15Commemoration Day of King's Father CambodiaPublic Holiday
Sun, October 15White Cane Safety Day United StatesObservance
Sun, October 15International Day of Rural Women Multiple CountriesInternational
Sun, October 15Evacuation Day TunisiaPublic Holiday
Sun, October 15I Love Lucy Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Mon, October 16Columbus Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Mon, October 16National Heroes' Day JamaicaPublic Holiday
Mon, October 16Boss's Day United StatesObservance
Mon, October 16World Food Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Mon, October 16Dictionary Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Mon, October 16National Clean Out Your Virtual Desktop Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Tue, October 17Dhan Teras Multiple CountriesHindu
Tue, October 17Dessalines Day HaitiNational/legal Holiday
Tue, October 17International Day for the Eradication of Poverty Multiple CountriesInternational
Tue, October 17Wear Something Gaudy Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Tue, October 17National Pasta Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Wed, October 18Diwali/Deepavali Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Wed, October 18Healthcare Aide Day Canada (British Columbia, Manitoba)Observance
Wed, October 18Naraka Chaturdasi IndiaRestricted Holiday
Wed, October 18Deepavali Sri LankaPublic Holiday
Wed, October 18Alaska Day United States (Alaska)State Holiday
Wed, October 18National Independence Day AzerbaijanPublic Holiday
Wed, October 18Chocolate Cupcake Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Thu, October 19Diwali SurinameMultiple Types
Thu, October 19Diwali/Deepavali Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Thu, October 19Deepavali GuyanaPublic Holiday
Thu, October 19Gobardhan Pooja (Tihar Festival) NepalPublic Holiday
Thu, October 19Mother Teresa Beatification Day AlbaniaNational Holiday
Thu, October 19Kali Puja Multiple CountriesHindu
Fri, October 20Birth of the Guru Granth Multiple CountriesSikh
Fri, October 20Govardhan Puja IndiaRestricted Holiday
Fri, October 20Bhai Tika (Tihar Festival) NepalPublic Holiday
Fri, October 20Mashujaa Day KenyaPublic Holiday
Fri, October 20Vietnamese Women's Day VietnamObservance
Fri, October 20Revolution of 1944 GuatemalaNational Holiday
Fri, October 20International Sloth Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 21Bhai Dooj Multiple CountriesHindu
Sat, October 21Overseas Chinese Day TaiwanObservance
Sat, October 21Saint Ursula's Day British Virgin IslandsPublic Holiday
Sat, October 21Bhai Duj IndiaRestricted Holiday
Sat, October 21Bhai Tika (Tihar Festival) NepalPublic Holiday
Sat, October 21Chong Yeung Festival (Festival of Ancestors) MacauPublic Holiday
Sat, October 21Army Day HondurasNational Holiday
Sat, October 21World War II Victims Remembrance Day SerbiaObservance
Sat, October 21President Ndadaye's Day BurundiPublic Holiday
Sat, October 21Apple Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 21Sweetest Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 21Count your Buttons Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sun, October 22Ashoora BahrainPublic Holiday
Sun, October 22Caps Lock Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sun, October 22National Nut Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Mon, October 23Ashoora (second day) BahrainPublic Holiday
Mon, October 23Chulalongkorn Day ThailandNational Holiday
Mon, October 23Paris Peace Agreement's Day CambodiaObservance
Mon, October 231956 Revolution Memorial Day HungaryNational Holiday
Mon, October 23Labour Day New ZealandNational Holiday
Mon, October 23Day of the Macedonian Revolutionary Struggle Macedonia, Republic OfNational Holiday
Mon, October 23Liberation Day LibyaPublic Holiday
Mon, October 23Mole Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Tue, October 24Day of the Libraries GermanyObservance
Tue, October 24United Nations Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Tue, October 24World Development Information Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Tue, October 24Independence Day ZambiaPublic Holiday
Tue, October 24Bologna Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Wed, October 25Hurricane Thanksgiving Us Virgin IslandsObservance
Wed, October 25Taiwan's Retrocession Day TaiwanObservance
Wed, October 25Thanksgiving GrenadaPublic Holiday
Wed, October 25Sovereignty Day SloveniaObservance
Wed, October 25Chhat Parwa NepalPublic Holiday
Wed, October 25Sourest Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Thu, October 26Chhath Puja Multiple CountriesHindu
Thu, October 26Angam Day NauruPublic Holiday
Thu, October 26Gospel Day Cook IslandsPublic Holiday
Thu, October 26Chhat Puja (Pratihar Sashthi/Surya Sashthi) IndiaRestricted Holiday
Thu, October 26Daylight Saving Time ends Multiple CountriesClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Thu, October 26National Day AustriaNational Holiday
Thu, October 26Howl at the Moon Day and Night Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Thu, October 26National Pumpkin Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Fri, October 27Yom HaAliyah School Observance IsraelObservance
Fri, October 27Independence Day Multiple CountriesPublic Holiday
Fri, October 27Reformation Day ChileNational Holiday
Fri, October 27Černová Tragedy Day SlovakiaObservance
Fri, October 27Nevada Day United States (Nevada)State Holiday
Fri, October 27World Day for Audiovisual Heritage Multiple CountriesInternational
Fri, October 27American Beer Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Fri, October 27National Black Cat Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 28Public Service Holiday BrazilOptional Holiday
Sat, October 28Double Ninth Day TaiwanObservance
Sat, October 28Daylight Saving Time ends Multiple CountriesClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sat, October 28Double Ninth Festival ChinaObservance
Sat, October 28Ochi Day CyprusNational Holiday
Sat, October 28Chung Yeung Festival Hong KongNational Holiday
Sat, October 28Independent Czechoslovak State Day Czech RepublicNational Holiday
Sat, October 28The Ochi day GreecePublic Holiday
Sat, October 28Establishment of the Independent Czecho-Slovak State SlovakiaObservance
Sat, October 28Republic Day Eve TurkeyHalf Day
Sat, October 28Make a Difference Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 28National Chocolate Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 28International Observe the Moon Night Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sat, October 28International Animation Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sun, October 29Daylight Saving Time ends Multiple CountriesClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sun, October 29King's Coronation Day CambodiaPublic Holiday
Sun, October 29World Stroke Day Multiple CountriesInternational
Sun, October 29Capital City Day MongoliaObservance
Sun, October 29Birth of Ľudovít Ŝtúr Day SlovakiaObservance
Sun, October 29Republic Day TurkeyNational Holiday
Sun, October 29National Cat Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Sun, October 29Internet Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Mon, October 30Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation SlovakiaObservance
Mon, October 30October Bank Holiday IrelandNational Holiday
Mon, October 30Candy Corn Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial
Mon, October 30Mischief Night United StatesObservance
Tue, October 31All Hallows Eve Multiple CountriesChristian
Tue, October 31Halloween Multiple CountriesObservance
Tue, October 31Reformation Day Multiple CountriesMultiple Types
Tue, October 31Special non-working Day PhilippinesNational Holiday
Tue, October 31Magic Day Multiple CountriesUnofficial