Top events in Philippines

May
01

At first glance this seems to be a parade of beautiful Filipinas, but it is actually a religious procession commemorating Emperor Constantine's...

May
01

The annual rodeo sees cowboys and cowgirls (as well as students, government workers and others) travel to the provincial capital of Masbate Island...

June
01

Held each year on the 1 June, Sakay-Sakay Abayan honours Virgen dela Paz Y Buen Viaje, the patron saint of Bilang-Bilang. During the celebrations...

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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