Philippine Holidays in 2014

With the ease in buying domestic airline tickets and booking tour packages nowadays, having the knowledge of WHEN to travel should be most useful. I’ve also taken the liberty of including the more popular festival dates for you to check out. See you around!

January 1, Wednesday – New Year’s Day (Regular Holiday)
January 9, Thursday – Feast of the Black Nazarene (Quiapo, Manila)
January 19, Sunday – Sinulog Festival (Cebu City)
January 26, Sunday – Dinagyang Festival (Iloilo City)
January 31, Friday – Chinese New Year (Special non-working day)

February 23, Sunday – Panagbenga Festival (Baguio City)
February 25, Tuesday – EDSA Revolution Anniversary (Holiday for all schools)

March 8, Saturday – Kaamulan Festival (Malaybalay, Bukidnon)
March 15, Saturday – Sandugo Festival (Tagbilaran, Bohol)

April 9, Wednesday – Araw ng Kagitingan (Regular Holiday)
April 17, Maundy Thursday – Holy Week (Regular Holiday)
April 18, Good Friday – Holy Week (Regular Holiday)
April 19, Black Saturday – Holy Week (Special non-working day)

May 1, Thursday – Labor Day (Regular Holiday)
May 1, Thursday – Pista’y Dayat (Lingayen, Pangasinan)
May 15, Thursday – Pahiyas Festival (Lucban, Quezon)

June 12, Thursday – Independence Day (Regular Holiday)
June 24, Tuesday – Parada ng Lechon (Batangas)

August 7, Thursday – Eid-El FITR Muslim Festival (Special non-working day)
August 21, Thursday – Ninoy Aquino Day (Special non-working day)
August 23, Saturday – Kadayawan sa Dabaw (Davao City)
August 25, Monday – National Heroes Day (Regular Holiday)
August 28, Thursday – Kagay-an Festival (Cagayan de Oro City)

September 20, Saturday – Peñafrancia Viva La Virgen (Naga City)

October 18, Saturday – Lanzones Festival (Camiguin Island)
October 18, Saturday – Masskara Festival (Bacolod City)

November 1, Saturday – All Saints Day (Special non-working day)
November 23, Sunday – Higantes Festival (Angono, Rizal)
November 30, Sunday – Bonifacio Day (Regular Holiday)

December 20, Saturday – Giant Lantern Festival (San Fernando, Pampanga)
December 24, Wednesday – Additional special non-working day (Special non-working day)
December 25, Thursday – Christmas Day (Regular Holiday)
December 26, Friday – Additional special non-working day (Special non-working day)
December 30, Tuesday – Rizal Day (Regular Holiday)
December 31, Wednesday – Last day of the year (Special non-working day)

The New CDO-Laguindingan Airport
The New CDO-Laguindingan Airport

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