December Holidays in 2022

Holiday date Holiday name Holiday location Holiday type
Thu, December 1 World AIDS Day - International (Health & Body)
Thu, December 1 Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Public Holiday
Thu, December 1 National holiday Romania National Holiday
Thu, December 1 Republic Day Central African Republic Public Holiday
Thu, December 1 Restoration of Independence Portugal National Holiday
Thu, December 1 National Eat a Red Apple Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, December 1 Bifocals at the Monitor Liberation Day - Unofficial (Health & Body)
Thu, December 1 Day With(out) Art Day - Unofficial (Awareness & Cause)
Thu, December 1 Rosa Parks Day United States (Ohio, Oregon) Local Observance
Thu, December 1 Sovereignty Day Iceland Observance
Thu, December 1 Freedom and Democracy Day Chad Public Holiday
Fri, December 2 National Day Laos Public Holiday
Fri, December 2 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery - International (Awareness & Cause)
Fri, December 2 National Mutt Day - Unofficial (Animals)
Fri, December 2 National Fritters Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, December 2 Special Education Day - Unofficial (Education & Reading)
Fri, December 2 Faux Fur Friday - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Fri, December 2 Gospel Day Marshall Islands Public Holiday
Fri, December 2 Farmer's Day Ghana Public Holiday
Sat, December 3 Make a Gift Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor, Relationships & Family)
Sat, December 3 Day of Navarre Spain (Navarre) Local Holiday
Sat, December 3 International Day of Persons with Disabilities - International (Awareness & Cause)
Sat, December 3 National Roof Over Your Head Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor)
Sat, December 3 National Rhubarb Vodka Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, December 3 Skywarn Recognition Day - Unofficial (Nature & Environment)
Sun, December 4 Wear Brown Shoes Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Sun, December 4 National Cookie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, December 4 National Dice Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy)
Sun, December 4 National Sock Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Sun, December 4 Good Neighborliness Day Turkmenistan Observance
Sun, December 4 Second Advent Sunday Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Mon, December 5 International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development - International (Awareness & Cause)
Mon, December 5 World Soil Day - International (Nature & Environment)
Mon, December 5 National Sacher Torte Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, December 5 AFL-CIO Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Mon, December 5 Bathtub Party Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy, Weird & Obscure)
Mon, December 5 International Ninja Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action)
Mon, December 5 Anniversary of the Coronation of King Tupou I Tonga Public Holiday
Mon, December 5 King Bhumibol's Birthday Thailand National Holiday
Mon, December 5 St Nicholas' Eve/Sinterklaas Netherlands Observance
Tue, December 6 St. Nicholas Day - Public
Tue, December 6 Army Day Ukraine Observance
Tue, December 6 Independence Day Finland National Holiday
Tue, December 6 Put On Your Own Shoes Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Tue, December 6 Foundation of Quito Ecuador Local Holiday
Tue, December 6 National Pawnbrokers Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Tue, December 6 National Microwave Oven Day - Unofficial (Products & Technology )
Tue, December 6 National Gazpacho Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Tue, December 6 Miners’ Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Tue, December 6 World Trick Shot Day - Unofficial (Hobby & Creativity, Sports)
Tue, December 6 St Nicholas Day United States Observance
Tue, December 6 Saint Nicholas Day Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Tue, December 6 St Nicholas' Day Netherlands Observance
Tue, December 6 Constitution Day Spain National Holiday
Wed, December 7 Spitak Remembrance Day Armenia Observance
Wed, December 7 International Civil Aviation Day - International (Awareness & Cause)
Wed, December 7 National Heroes Day East Timor Public Holiday
Wed, December 7 Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception Colombia Observance
Wed, December 7 Western Province Day Solomon Islands Local Holiday
Wed, December 7 Letter Writing Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action)
Wed, December 7 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day United States Observance
Wed, December 7 National Cotton Candy Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, December 7 The Feast of St. Ambrose (Milan) Italy Local Holiday
Thu, December 8 Bodhi Day - Buddhist
Thu, December 8 Battle Day Falkland Islands Public Holiday
Thu, December 8 Constitution Day Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Thu, December 8 National Brownie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, December 8 Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day - Unofficial (Weird & Obscure)
Thu, December 8 Feast of the Immaculate Conception Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Thu, December 8 Mother's Day Panama National Holiday
Thu, December 8 Inmaculate Conception Day Chile National Holiday
Thu, December 8 Virgin of Caacupé Day Paraguay National Holiday
Thu, December 8 Santa Marian Kamalen Day Guam Public Holiday
Thu, December 8 Day of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception East Timor Public Holiday
Thu, December 8 Feast of the immaculate Conception Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Thu, December 8 National Youth Day Albania National Holiday
Thu, December 8 Immaculate Conception Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Thu, December 8 Saint Kliment Ohridski's Day North Macedonia National Holiday
Fri, December 9 National Heroes Day Antigua and Barbuda Public Holiday
Fri, December 9 International Anti-Corruption Day - International (Awareness & Cause)
Fri, December 9 Christmas Card Day - Unofficial (Relationships & Family)
Fri, December 9 Republic Day Tanzania Public Holiday
Fri, December 9 National Pastry Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, December 9 Weary Willie Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy, Hobby & Creativity)
Fri, December 9 National Salesperson Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Fri, December 9 World Genocide Commemoration Day - International (Awareness & Cause)
Fri, December 9 Official Lost and Found Day - Unofficial (Weird & Obscure)
Sat, December 10 Human Rights Day Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Sat, December 10 Constitution Day Thailand National Holiday
Sat, December 10 Dewey Decimal System Day - Unofficial (Education & Reading)
Sat, December 10 Jane Addams Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor)
Sat, December 10 National Lager Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, December 10 Nobel Prize Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor)
Sat, December 10 National Wreaths Across America Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor)
Sat, December 10 Anniversary of Victory over ISIS Iraq National Holiday
Sun, December 11 Human Rights and Peace Day Kiribati Public Holiday
Sun, December 11 International Mountain Day - International (Nature & Environment)
Sun, December 11 Anniversary of the Statute of Westminster Canada Observance
Sun, December 11 Republic Day Madagascar Public Holiday
Sun, December 11 National App Day - Unofficial (Products & Technology )
Sun, December 11 National Noodle Ring Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, December 11 Birthday of the Sultan of Selangor Malaysia (Selangor) Common Local Holiday
Sun, December 11 Third Advent Sunday Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Sun, December 11 Independence Day Burkina Faso Public Holiday
Mon, December 12 Day of Neutrality Turkmenistan Public Holiday
Mon, December 12 Jamhuri Day Kenya Public Holiday
Mon, December 12 National Ambrosia Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, December 12 National Ding-a-Ling Day - Unofficial (Weird & Obscure)
Mon, December 12 Gingerbread House Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, December 12 Poinsettia Day - Unofficial (Nature & Environment)
Mon, December 12 Green Monday - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Mon, December 12 Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe Mexico Bank Holiday
Mon, December 12 Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe United States Christian
Tue, December 13 National Day Saint Lucia Public Holiday
Tue, December 13 Republic Day Malta National Holiday
Tue, December 13 National Guard Birthday United States Observance
Tue, December 13 National Cocoa Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Tue, December 13 National Violin Day - Unofficial (Art & Entertainment)
Tue, December 13 Pick A Pathologist Pal Day - Unofficial (Work & Occupation)
Wed, December 14 National Bouillabaisse Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, December 14 Monkey Day - Unofficial (Animals)
Wed, December 14 Free Shipping Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Thu, December 15 National Cupcake Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, December 15 Cat Herders Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor)
Thu, December 15 National Wear Your Pearls Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Thu, December 15 Bill of Rights Day United States Observance
Thu, December 15 Homecoming Day (only Alderney) Guernsey Common Local Holiday
Fri, December 16 National Day Bahrain Public Holiday
Fri, December 16 Independence Day Kazakhstan Public Holiday
Fri, December 16 National Chocolate Covered Anything Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, December 16 Day of Reconciliation South Africa Public Holiday
Fri, December 16 Barbie and Barney Backlash Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy, Weird & Obscure)
Fri, December 16 National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy, Weird & Obscure)
Fri, December 16 Underdog Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor)
Sat, December 17 National Day (second day) Bahrain Public Holiday
Sat, December 17 Independence Day (Day 2) Kazakhstan Public Holiday
Sat, December 17 Pan American Aviation Day United States Observance
Sat, December 17 Wright Brothers Day United States Observance
Sat, December 17 National Maple Syrup Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, December 18 Arabic Language Day - International (Culture & History)
Sun, December 18 National Day Qatar Public Holiday
Sun, December 18 Nigerien Republic Day Niger Public Holiday
Sun, December 18 International Migrants Day - International (Awareness & Cause)
Sun, December 18 National Roast Suckling Pig Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, December 18 Answer The Telephone Like Buddy The Elf Day - Unofficial (Weird & Obscure)
Sun, December 18 Fourth Advent Sunday Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Mon, December 19 Remembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by Genocide Germany Observance
Mon, December 19 National Hard Candy Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, December 19 National Oatmeal Muffin Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, December 19 National Heroes and Heroines Day Anguilla Public Holiday
Mon, December 19 First Day of Hanukkah Multiple [Show] Jewish Holiday
Mon, December 19 Chanukah/Hanukkah (first day) United States Jewish Holiday
Mon, December 19 Hanukkah I (Holiday of lights) Israel Observance, Hebrew
Mon, December 19 St. Nicholas Day Ukraine Observance, Orthodox
Mon, December 19 Hanukkah Starts - Public
Tue, December 20 Macau S.A.R. Establishment Day Macau Public Holiday
Tue, December 20 International Human Solidarity Day - International (Activity & Action, Awareness & Cause)
Tue, December 20 Abolition of Slavery Reunion Public Holiday
Tue, December 20 National Sangria Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Tue, December 20 Mudd Day - Unofficial (Culture & History)
Tue, December 20 Hanukkah II Israel Observance, Hebrew
Wed, December 21 International Dalek Remembrance Day - Unofficial (Art & Entertainment)
Wed, December 21 National French Fried Shrimp Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, December 21 Crossword Puzzle Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy)
Wed, December 21 Humbug Day - Unofficial (Weird & Obscure)
Wed, December 21 Phileas Fogg Win A Wager Day - Unofficial (Education & Reading, Weird & Obscure)
Wed, December 21 National Homeless Persons’ Remembrance Day - Unofficial (Awareness & Cause)
Wed, December 21 National Flashlight Day - Unofficial (Products & Technology )
Wed, December 21 Yule - Unofficial (Culture & History)
Wed, December 21 December Solstice Multiple [Show] Season
Wed, December 21 Hanukkah III Israel Observance, Hebrew
Wed, December 21 Turkish Language Day (Turkish community) North Macedonia Optional Holiday
Thu, December 22 National Date Nut Bread Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, December 22 Forefathers Day - Unofficial (Culture & History)
Thu, December 22 National Re-Gifting Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action, Work & Occupation)
Thu, December 22 December Solstice Multiple [Show] Season
Thu, December 22 Dongzhi Festival Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Thu, December 22 Hanukkah IV Israel Observance, Hebrew
Thu, December 22 Sambisa Memorial Day Nigeria Local Holiday
Thu, December 22 Unity Day Zimbabwe Public Holiday
Fri, December 23 National Pfeffernusse Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, December 23 National Roots Day - Unofficial (Culture & History, Relationships & Family)
Fri, December 23 Festivus - Unofficial (Art & Entertainment, Weird & Obscure)
Fri, December 23 Emperor's Birthday Japan National Holiday
Fri, December 23 Christmas Eve observed United States (KS*, MI, NC, ND, OK, SC, TX, VA*, WI) State Holiday
Fri, December 23 Hanukkah V Israel Observance, Hebrew
Sat, December 24 Christmas Eve Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Sat, December 24 Independence Day Libya Public Holiday
Sat, December 24 Yap Constitution Day Micronesia Local Holiday
Sat, December 24 National Eggnog Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, December 24 Christmas Eve (from 2pm) Brazil Optional Holiday
Sat, December 24 Christmas Eve (Half Day) Paraguay National Holiday
Sat, December 24 Hanukkah VI/Rosh Chodesh Tevet Israel Observance, Hebrew
Sat, December 24 Christmas Eve (from noon) Iceland National Holiday
Sun, December 25 Christmas Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Sun, December 25 Grav Mass Day - Unofficial (Science)
Sun, December 25 A'phabet Day or No "L" Day - Unofficial (Weird & Obscure)
Sun, December 25 National Pumpkin Pie Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sun, December 25 Christmas Day Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Sun, December 25 Hanukkah VII Israel Observance, Hebrew
Sun, December 25 Constitution Day Taiwan Observance
Sun, December 25 Catholic Christmas Day Multiple [Show] National Holiday
Mon, December 26 Boxing Day Eswatini Public Holiday
Mon, December 26 Synaxis of the Mother of God Greece Public Holiday
Mon, December 26 Independence and Unity Day Slovenia National Holiday
Mon, December 26 Day of Goodwill Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Mon, December 26 National Day of Thanksgiving Solomon Islands Public Holiday
Mon, December 26 National Candy Cane Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Mon, December 26 National Thank You Note Day - Unofficial (Appreciation & Honor)
Mon, December 26 National Whiner’s Day - Unofficial (Weird & Obscure)
Mon, December 26 Christmas Day observed Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Mon, December 26 Last day of Hanukkah Multiple [Show] Jewish Holiday
Mon, December 26 Christmas observed Canada National Holiday, Christian
Mon, December 26 Day off for Christmas Day Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Mon, December 26 Last Day of Chanukah United States Jewish Holiday
Mon, December 26 Kwanzaa (first day) United States Observance
Mon, December 26 Day After Christmas Day United States (KS, NC, SC, TX) State Holiday
Mon, December 26 Family Day Vanuatu Public Holiday
Mon, December 26 Hanukkah VIII Israel Observance, Hebrew
Mon, December 26 St. Stephen's Day Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Mon, December 26 Second day of Christmas Multiple [Show] National Holiday
Mon, December 26 St Stephen's Day Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Mon, December 26 2nd Christmas Day Denmark National Holiday
Mon, December 26 Second Day of Christmas Multiple [Show] National Holiday
Mon, December 26 Hanukkah Ends - Jewish
Tue, December 27 Constitution Day North Korea Public Holiday
Tue, December 27 Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday Bermuda Public Holiday
Tue, December 27 National Fruitcake Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Tue, December 27 Christmas Day observed Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Tue, December 27 Christmas Holiday Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Tue, December 27 Christmas Day Observed Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Tue, December 27 Martyrdom of Fatima Iran National Holiday
Tue, December 27 Christmas holiday Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Tue, December 27 Bank Holiday Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
Tue, December 27 Substitute Bank Holiday for Christmas Day United Kingdom Bank Holiday
Wed, December 28 Holy Innocents - Christian
Wed, December 28 Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday Australia National Holiday
Wed, December 28 Republic Day South Sudan Public Holiday
Wed, December 28 National Short Film Day - Unofficial (Art & Entertainment)
Wed, December 28 National Chocolate Candy Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Wed, December 28 National Card Playing Day - Unofficial (Fun & Joy)
Wed, December 28 Pledge of Allegiance Day - Unofficial (Culture & History)
Wed, December 28 Day of the Holy Innocents Mexico Observance
Wed, December 28 Christmas holiday Bulgaria National Holiday
Wed, December 28 Incwala Day Eswatini Public Holiday
Thu, December 29 Independence Day Mongolia Public Holiday
Thu, December 29 National Pepper Pot Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Thu, December 29 Tick Tock Day - Unofficial (Activity & Action)
Fri, December 30 Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province Slovakia Observance
Fri, December 30 National Bacon Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, December 30 National Bicarbonate of Soda Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Fri, December 30 Falling Needles Family Fest Day - Unofficial (Nature & Environment, Relationships & Family)
Fri, December 30 No Interruptions Day - Unofficial (Products & Technology )
Fri, December 30 Feast of the Holy Family Spain Observance
Fri, December 30 New Year's Eve observed United States (LA, MI, WI) State Holiday
Fri, December 30 Rizal Day Philippines Regular Holiday
Sat, December 31 Watch Night - Christian
Sat, December 31 Festival Day Montserrat Public Holiday
Sat, December 31 December 31 Bank Holiday Japan Bank Holiday
Sat, December 31 National Champagne Day - Unofficial (Food & Drinks)
Sat, December 31 Make Up Your Mind Day - Unofficial (Lifestyle)
Sat, December 31 Old Year's Night Barbados Observance
Sat, December 31 New Year's Eve Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Sat, December 31 New Year´s Eve Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Sat, December 31 New Year's Eve (from 2pm) Brazil Optional Holiday
Sat, December 31 International New Year's Eve Vietnam Observance
Sat, December 31 New Year's Eve (Bank holiday) Andorra Bank Holiday
Sat, December 31 New Year's Eve (from noon) Iceland National Holiday
Sat, December 31 Restoration Day Switzerland (Geneva) Common Local Holiday
Sat, December 31 New Year's Day observed Congo Democratic Republic Public Holiday

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Black Friday

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