Top events in Philippines

July
26

Delightful river parade of decorated boats honouring the patroness of Taguig City – St Anne.

October
15

One of many Filipino festivals celebrating an important local product, in this case lanzones (a small oval fruit with pale brown skin and...

December
01

A film-buffs favourite, this is a yearly international film festival, with screenings of the best contemporary and classic films from all over the...

Philippines Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on the weekend are observed the next working day.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
February
25
EDSA Revolution Anniversary
Start date:
25 February 2016

Schools only.

March
24
Maundy Thursday
Start date:
24 March 2016
March
25
Good Friday
Start date:
25 March 2016
April
09
Bataan Day (Araw ng Kagitingan)
Start date:
9 April 2016
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2016
June
12
Independence Day
Start date:
12 June 2016
July
07
Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Start date:
7 July 2016
August
29
National Heroes Day
Start date:
29 August 2016
November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2016
November
30
Bonifacio Day
Start date:
30 November 2016
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2016
December
30
Rizal Day
Start date:
30 December 2016
December
31
New Year's Eve
Start date:
31 December 2016
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