August Holidays in 2024

Holiday date Holiday name Holiday location Holiday type
Thu, August 1 Lammas - Christian
Thu, August 1 Santo Domingo Celebrations Start Nicaragua Observance
Thu, August 1 Independence Day Benin Public Holiday
Thu, August 1 Army Day China Observance
Thu, August 1 Gualdalcanal Province Day Solomon Islands Local Holiday
Thu, August 1 Colorado Day United States (Colorado) Local Observance
Thu, August 1 Swiss National Day Switzerland National Holiday
Thu, August 1 Parents' Day Congo Democratic Republic Public Holiday
Thu, August 1 Yorkshire Day United Kingdom Observance
Thu, August 1 National Mahjong Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy)
Thu, August 1 National Raspberry Cream Pie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, August 1 National Girlfriends Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Thu, August 1 National Minority Donor Awareness Day - Unofficial (Awareness & Cause, Health & Body)
Thu, August 1 Respect for Parents Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Thu, August 1 Emancipation Day Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Thu, August 1 World Wide Web Day - International (Products & Technology )
Thu, August 1 World Breastfeeding Week - International (Health & Body, United Nations)
Fri, August 2 Our Lady of Los Ángeles Costa Rica Observance
Fri, August 2 National Coloring Book Day - Unofficial (Hobby & Creativity)
Fri, August 2 National Ice Cream Sandwich Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, August 2 International Beer Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, August 2 Somers' Day Bermuda Public Holiday
Fri, August 2 Republic Day North Macedonia National Holiday
Fri, August 2 Umuganura Day Rwanda Public Holiday
Sat, August 3 Flag´s Day Venezuela Observance
Sat, August 3 Freedom Day Equatorial Guinea National Holiday
Sat, August 3 Martyrs' Day Guinea-Bissau Public Holiday
Sat, August 3 Makira-Ulawa Province Day Solomon Islands Local Holiday
Sat, August 3 Nigerien Independence Day Niger Public Holiday
Sat, August 3 National Watermelon Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, August 3 National Grab Some Nuts Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks, Health & Body)
Sat, August 3 National Disc Golf Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Sports)
Sat, August 3 National Jamaican Patty Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, August 3 National Mustard Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, August 3 Mead Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, August 4 National Guard´s Day Venezuela Observance
Sun, August 4 Matice Slovenska Day Slovakia Observance
Sun, August 4 Single Working Women's Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Sun, August 4 National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, August 4 National Coast Guard Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Sun, August 4 American Family Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Sun, August 4 National Friendship Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Sun, August 4 National Sisters Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Sun, August 4 Celebrations of San Salvador El salvador National Holiday
Sun, August 4 Coast Guard Birthday United States Observance
Sun, August 4 Constitution Day Cook islands Public Holiday
Mon, August 5 Homeland Thanksgiving Day Croatia National Holiday
Mon, August 5 The Day of Our Lady of Africa Spain (Ceuta) Local Holiday
Mon, August 5 National Underwear Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Mon, August 5 National Work Like A Dog Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Mon, August 5 National Oyster Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, August 5 Kadooment Day Barbados Public Holiday
Mon, August 5 Festival Monday British Virgin Islands Public Holiday
Mon, August 5 Heritage Day Canada (Alberta) Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 5 Ontario Civic Holiday Canada (Ontario) Local Observance
Mon, August 5 Saskatchewan Day Canada (Saskatchewan) Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 5 Terry Fox Day Canada (Manitoba) Local Observance
Mon, August 5 New Brunswick Day Canada (New Brunswick) Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 5 British Columbia Day Canada (British Columbia) Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 5 Natal Day Canada (Nova Scotia) Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 5 Emancipation Day Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Mon, August 5 Celebrations of San Salvador El salvador National Holiday
Mon, August 5 New South Wales Bank Holiday Australia (New South Wales) State Holiday
Mon, August 5 Northern Territory Picnic Day Australia (Northern Territory) State Holiday
Mon, August 5 Constitution Day observed Cook islands Public Holiday
Mon, August 5 Youth Day Kiribati Public Holiday
Mon, August 5 National Children's Day Tuvalu Public Holiday
Mon, August 5 Summer Bank Holiday (only Alderney) Guernsey Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 5 Commerce Day Iceland National Holiday
Mon, August 5 August Bank Holiday Ireland National Holiday
Mon, August 5 Summer Bank Holiday United Kingdom (Scotland) Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 5 National Day Burkina Faso Public Holiday
Tue, August 6 Independence Day Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Tue, August 6 National Root Beer Float Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Tue, August 6 National Fresh Breath Day - Unofficial (Health & Body)
Tue, August 6 National Wiggle Your Toes Day - Unofficial (Health & Body, Weird & Obscure)
Tue, August 6 National Night Out Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Tue, August 6 Festival Tuesday British Virgin Islands Public Holiday
Tue, August 6 Celebrations of San Salvador El salvador National Holiday
Tue, August 6 Culturama Day Saint Kitts and Nevis Public Holiday
Tue, August 6 Hiroshima Memorial Day Japan Observance
Wed, August 7 Battle of Boyacá Day Colombia National Holiday
Wed, August 7 Independence Day Ivory Coast Public Holiday
Wed, August 7 Purple Heart Day United States Observance
Wed, August 7 National Lighthouse Day - Unofficial (Products & Technology )
Wed, August 7 National Raspberries N’ Cream Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, August 7 Festival Wednesday British Virgin Islands Public Holiday
Thu, August 8 Peasants' Day Tanzania Public Holiday
Thu, August 8 International Cat Day - Unofficial (Animals)
Thu, August 8 National CBD Day - Unofficial (Awareness & Cause)
Thu, August 8 National Happiness Happens Day - Unofficial (Health & Body, Lifestyle)
Thu, August 8 National Frozen Custard Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, August 8 National Sneak Some Zucchini Into Your Neighbor’s Porch Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, August 8 National Dollar Day - Unofficial (Culture & History)
Thu, August 8 Father's Day Taiwan Observance
Thu, August 8 Peace Festival in Augsburg Germany (Bavaria*) Local Holiday
Fri, August 9 International Day of the World's Indigenous People - International (Culture & History, United Nations)
Fri, August 9 National Day Singapore National Holiday
Fri, August 9 Indigenous Peoples Day Suriname Public Holiday
Fri, August 9 National Rice Pudding Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, August 9 National Veep Day United States
Fri, August 9 National Book Lovers Day - Unofficial (Education & Reading)
Fri, August 9 Nag Panchami - Hindu
Fri, August 9 Nagasaki Memorial Day Japan Observance
Fri, August 9 National Women's Day South Africa Public Holiday
Fri, August 9 Constitution Day Anguilla Public Holiday
Sat, August 10 Lazy Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action)
Sat, August 10 Independence Day Ecuador National Holiday
Sat, August 10 National S'mores Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, August 10 National Shapewear Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Sat, August 10 National Bowling Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Sports)
Sat, August 10 National Garage Sale Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action)
Sat, August 10 Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations Nicaragua Observance
Sat, August 10 Chinese Valentine's Day China Observance
Sat, August 10 Valentine's Day Taiwan Observance
Sun, August 11 Independence Day Chad Public Holiday
Sun, August 11 National Son and Daughter Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Sun, August 11 Mountain Day Japan National Holiday
Sun, August 11 National Presidential Joke Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy, Weird & Obscure)
Sun, August 11 National Raspberry Bombe Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, August 11 National Spirit of ’45 Day - Unofficial (Culture & History)
Sun, August 11 Father's Day Brazil Observance
Sun, August 11 Turkmen Melon Day Turkmenistan Observance
Sun, August 11 The Day of Cantabria Spain (Cantabria) Local Observance
Mon, August 12 International Youth Day - International (Awareness & Cause, United Nations)
Mon, August 12 The Queen's Birthday Thailand National Holiday
Mon, August 12 Middle Child Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Mon, August 12 National Julienne Fries Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, August 12 National Vinyl Record Day - Unofficial (Art & Entertainment)
Mon, August 12 Carnival (First Day) Grenada Public Holiday
Mon, August 12 Victory Day United States (Rhode Island) State Holiday
Mon, August 12 Father's Day Samoa Public Holiday
Mon, August 12 Erev Tisha B'Av Israel Observance, Hebrew
Mon, August 12 Almarhum Sultan Iskandar Hol Day Malaysia (Johor) Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 12 Heroes' Day Zimbabwe Public Holiday
Tue, August 13 Left-Handers Day - Unofficial (Awareness & Cause)
Tue, August 13 Women's and Family Day Tunisia Observance
Tue, August 13 Independence Day Central African Republic Public Holiday
Tue, August 13 National Prosecco Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Tue, August 13 National Filet Mignon Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Tue, August 13 Obon - Buddhist
Tue, August 13 Tisha B'Av Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Tue, August 13 Carnival (Second Day) Grenada Public Holiday
Tue, August 13 Defence Forces Day Zimbabwe Public Holiday
Wed, August 14 Falkland Day Falkland Islands Observance
Wed, August 14 Anniversary of the Recovery Oued Ed-Dahab Morocco National Holiday
Wed, August 14 National Creamsicle Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, August 14 Royal National Agricultural Show Day Queensland Australia (Queensland) State Holiday
Wed, August 14 Vigil of Assumption Day Holy See (Vatican City) National Holiday
Thu, August 15 The Assumption of Mary - Public
Thu, August 15 Founding of Asuncion Paraguay National Holiday
Thu, August 15 Foundation of Old Panama City Panama Common Local Holidays
Thu, August 15 Liberation Day Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Thu, August 15 Liechtenstein National Day Liechtenstein Observance
Thu, August 15 Constitution Day Equatorial Guinea National Holiday
Thu, August 15 Flooding of the Nile Egypt Observance
Thu, August 15 Independence Day Congo Public Holiday
Thu, August 15 Malaita Province Day Solomon Islands Local Holiday
Thu, August 15 National Leathercraft Day - Unofficial (Hobby & Creativity)
Thu, August 15 National Relaxation Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Health & Body)
Thu, August 15 National Lemon Meringue Pie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, August 15 Assumption of Mary Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Thu, August 15 Mother's Day Costa Rica National Holiday
Thu, August 15 Assumption Day Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Thu, August 15 National Acadian Day Canada
Thu, August 15 Assumption of the Virgin Mary Cyprus National Holiday
Thu, August 15 Feast of the Assumption Lebanon Public Holiday
Thu, August 15 Dormition of the Holy Virgin Greece Public Holiday
Thu, August 15 Day of the Assumption of Mary Holy See (Vatican City) National Holiday
Thu, August 15 Assumption of Mary / Ferragosto Italy National Holiday
Thu, August 15 Feast of the Assumption of Mary Lithuania National Holiday
Thu, August 15 The Feast of Mary's Assumption Malta Public Holiday
Thu, August 15 St Mary's Day Romania National Holiday
Fri, August 16 Restoration Day Dominican Republic National Holiday
Fri, August 16 Bennington Battle Day United States (Vermont) State Holiday
Fri, August 16 Independence Day Gabon Public Holiday
Fri, August 16 National Rum Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, August 16 National Tell a Joke Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy)
Fri, August 16 National Roller Coaster Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy)
Fri, August 16 National Airborne Day - Unofficial (Culture & History)
Fri, August 16 Gold Cup Parade Canada (Prince Edward Island) Local Holiday
Fri, August 16 Statehood Day in Hawaii United States (Hawaii) State Holiday
Fri, August 16 Varalakshmi Vrat - Hindu
Sat, August 17 Flag Day Bolivia Observance
Sat, August 17 Slovenians in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation Day Slovenia Observance
Sat, August 17 Independence Day Gabon Public Holiday
Sat, August 17 National Nonprofit Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor, Awareness & Cause)
Sat, August 17 National I LOVE My Feet Day! - Unofficial (Health & Body)
Sat, August 17 National Thrift Shop Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Sat, August 17 Black Cat Appreciation Day - Unofficial (Animals)
Sat, August 17 World Honey Bee Day - Unofficial (Animals)
Sat, August 17 Ride Sober Or Get Pulled Over - Unofficial (Awareness & Cause)
Sun, August 18 National Fajita Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, August 18 National Mail Order Catalog Day - Unofficial (Products & Technology )
Sun, August 18 National Ice Cream Pie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, August 18 Spirit Festival China Observance
Sun, August 18 Ghost Festival Taiwan Observance
Mon, August 19 World Humanitarian Day - International (Awareness & Cause, United Nations)
Mon, August 19 World Photo Day - Unofficial (Hobby & Creativity)
Mon, August 19 Independence Day (National Day) Afghanistan Public Holiday
Mon, August 19 National Aviation Day United States Observance
Mon, August 19 International Bow Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Mon, August 19 National Soft Ice Cream Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, August 19 Discovery Day Canada (Yukon) Local Holiday
Mon, August 19 San Martín Day Argentina National Holiday
Mon, August 19 Assumption of Mary Colombia National Holiday
Mon, August 19 Crown Princess Mette-Marit's day Norway Flag Day
Mon, August 19 Raksha Bandhan Multiple [Show] Hindu Holiday
Mon, August 19 Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) India Restricted Holiday
Tue, August 20 Hungary National Day Hungary National Holiday
Tue, August 20 Independence Restoration Day Estonia National Holiday
Tue, August 20 Anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the People Morocco National Holiday
Tue, August 20 National Radio Day - Unofficial (Products & Technology )
Tue, August 20 National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, August 21 Senior Citizens Day United States Observance
Wed, August 21 Gospel Day (Kosrae) Micronesia Local Holiday
Wed, August 21 National Brazilian Blowout Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Wed, August 21 National Spumoni Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, August 21 National Senior Citizens Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor, Awareness & Cause)
Wed, August 21 Ninoy Aquino Day Philippines Special Non-working Holiday
Wed, August 21 Youth Day Morocco National Holiday
Thu, August 22 Be An Angel Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Appreciation & Honor)
Thu, August 22 National Bao Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, August 22 Never Bean Better Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy)
Thu, August 22 National Tooth Fairy Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy, Activity & Action)
Thu, August 22 National Pecan Torte Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, August 23 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition - International (Culture & History, United Nations)
Fri, August 23 National Ride The Wind Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action)
Fri, August 23 National Sponge Cake Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, August 24 Independence Day Ukraine National Holiday
Sat, August 24 Flag Day Liberia Public Holiday
Sat, August 24 Pluto Demoted Day - Unofficial (Nature & Environment, Science)
Sat, August 24 National Waffle Day United States Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, August 24 National Peach Pie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, August 24 National Parks Day Costa Rica Observance
Sat, August 24 International Bat Nights - Unofficial (Animals)
Sun, August 25 Youth's Day Mongolia Observance
Sun, August 25 Day of Songun North Korea Public Holiday
Sun, August 25 Independence Day Uruguay National Holiday
Sun, August 25 National Park Service Founders Day - Unofficial (Nature & Environment)
Sun, August 25 National Whiskey Sour Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, August 25 National Kiss and Make Up Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Sun, August 25 National Secondhand Wardrobe Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle, Nature & Environment)
Sun, August 25 National Banana Split Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, August 25 National Heroes Day Philippines Regular Holiday
Mon, August 26 Heroes' Day Namibia Public Holiday
Mon, August 26 National Day of Repentance Papua New Guinea Public Holiday
Mon, August 26 National Dog Day - Unofficial (Animals)
Mon, August 26 National WebMistress Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Mon, August 26 National Cherry Popsicle Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks, Fun & Joy)
Mon, August 26 Women's Equality Day United States Observance
Mon, August 26 Arbaeen Iran National Holiday
Mon, August 26 Late Summer Bank Holiday Gibraltar Public Holiday
Mon, August 26 Summer Bank Holiday (except Alderney) Guernsey Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 26 Summer Bank Holiday Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Mon, August 26 Father's Day South Sudan Observance
Mon, August 26 Janmashtami Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Tue, August 27 Independence Day Moldova National Holiday
Tue, August 27 The Duchess Who Wasn't Day - Unofficial (Art & Entertainment)
Tue, August 27 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day United States (Texas) State Holiday
Tue, August 27 National Pots De Creme Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Tue, August 27 National Just Because Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Weird & Obscure)
Wed, August 28 National Power Rangers Day - Unofficial (Art & Entertainment)
Wed, August 28 National Bow Tie Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Wed, August 28 National Cherry Turnovers Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, August 28 Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day - Unofficial (Animals)
Wed, August 28 Day of the Assumption of Mary Georgia Public Holiday
Wed, August 28 Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox) North Macedonia Optional Holiday
Thu, August 29 International Day against Nuclear Tests - International (Nature & Environment, United Nations)
Thu, August 29 National Uprising Day Slovakia National Holiday
Thu, August 29 According to Hoyle Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Lifestyle)
Thu, August 29 National Sports Day India Observance
Thu, August 29 National Chop Suey Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, August 30 International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances - International (Awareness & Cause, United Nations)
Fri, August 30 Popular Consultation Day East Timor Public Holiday
Fri, August 30 Victory Day Turkey National Holiday
Fri, August 30 Frankenstein Day - Unofficial (Art & Entertainment, Education & Reading)
Fri, August 30 Santa Rosa De Lima Peru National Holiday
Fri, August 30 Constitution Day Kazakhstan Public Holiday
Fri, August 30 National Toasted Marshmallow Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, August 30 National Grief Awareness Day - Unofficial (Awareness & Cause, Health & Body)
Fri, August 30 National College Colors Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action)
Sat, August 31 International Overdose Awareness Day - International (Awareness & Cause)
Sat, August 31 Independence Day of the Kyrgyz Republic Kyrgyzstan Public Holiday
Sat, August 31 Independence Day Trinidad and Tobago Public Holiday
Sat, August 31 Malaysia's National Day Malaysia Federal Public Holiday
Sat, August 31 Language Day Moldova National Holiday
Sat, August 31 Eat Outside Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Food & Drinks)
Sat, August 31 National Matchmaker Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family, Work & Occupation)
Sat, August 31 National Trail Mix Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Lifestyle)

Mardi Gras

Ash Wednesday

Purim

Easter Monday

Mother’s Day

Pentecost