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Sep 2017

Public Holidays in October 2017

Nov 2017
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
1
Botswana Botswana: Botswana Day Holiday
Cyprus Cyprus: Independence Day
India India (regional): Muharram
Luxembourg Luxembourg: Father's Day
Nigeria Nigeria: National Day
Various Various: Ashura
Various Various: Chinese National Day
2
Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Australia Australia (regional): Queens Birthday
Botswana Botswana: Public Holiday
China China: National Day Holiday
Honduras Honduras: Morazan Week Holiday
India India: Mahatma Gandhi Birthday
Nigeria Nigeria: National Day Holiday 
Saint Lucia Saint Lucia: Thanksgiving Day
South Korea South Korea: Harvest Festival Holiday
3
China China: National Day Holiday
Germany Germany: German Unity Day
Honduras Honduras: Morazan Week Holiday
India India (regional): Puja Holiday
Iraq Iraq: Iraqi Independence Day
South Korea South Korea: National Foundation Day
4
China China: Mid Autumn Festival
China China: National Day Holiday
Honduras Honduras: General Francisco Morazan's Birthday
India India (regional): Puja Holiday
Italy Italy (regional): Feast of St Petronius
Mozambique Mozambique: Day of Peace and Reconciliation
Myanmar Myanmar: Pre-Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
South Korea South Korea: Harvest Festival
5
Brunei Brunei: Public Holiday
China China: National Day Holiday
Egypt Egypt: Armed Forces Day
Honduras Honduras: Discovery of America Day
Hong Kong Hong Kong: Late mid Autumn festival
India India (regional): Maharishi Valmikis Birthday
India India (regional): Lakshmi Puja
Israel Israel: Sukkot
Macau Macau: Chong Chao Festival Holiday
Myanmar Myanmar: Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
Portugal Portugal: Republic Day
South Korea South Korea: Harvest Festival Holiday
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Vap Full Moon Poya
6
China China: National Day Holiday
Egypt Egypt: Armed Forces Day
Honduras Honduras: Army Day
Lao Lao: Boat Racing Festival
Myanmar Myanmar: Post-Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
South Korea South Korea: Harvest Festival Holiday
7
India India (regional): Parkash Gurpurab of Sri Guru Ram Dass Ji
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of the Governor of Sabah
8
Croatia Croatia: Independence Day
Peru Peru: Battle of Angamos
9
Bahamas Bahamas: National Heroes Day
Canada Canada (regional): Thanksgiving
Chile Chile: Day of the Races Holiday
Ecuador Ecuador: Independence of Guayaquil
Japan Japan: Health-Sports Day
Lao Lao: BOL Establishment Day
South Korea South Korea: Hangeul Day
Spain Spain (regional): Valencian Community Day
Taiwan Taiwan: National Day Holiday
Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands: National Heritage Day
Uganda Uganda: Independence Day
USA USA (regional): Columbus Day
10
Fiji Fiji: Fiji Day
Taiwan Taiwan: National Day
11
Bolivia Bolivia (regional): Public Holiday
Macedonia Macedonia: Revolution Day
Panama Panama: Public Holiday 
12
Brazil Brazil: Lady of Aparecida
Israel Israel: Simchat Torah
Mexico Mexico: Day of the Races
Spain Spain: Hispanic Day
Various Various: Columbus Day
13
Burundi Burundi: Prince Louis Rwagasore Day
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Malacca Governors Birthday
Thailand Thailand: The passing of King Bhumibol
Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago: First People's Day
14
Georgia Georgia: Day of Svetitskovloba
Moldova Moldova (regional): Chisinau City Day
Tanzania Tanzania: Mwalimu Nyerere Day
Yemen Yemen: Liberation Day
15
Argentina Argentina: Mother's Day
Cambodia Cambodia: Commemoration Day of King's Father
Tunisia Tunisia: Evacuation Day
16
Argentina Argentina: Day of the Races
Cambodia Cambodia: Commemoration Day of King's Father (in lieu)
Colombia Colombia: Day of the Races 
Costa Rica Costa Rica: Cultures National Day
Jamaica Jamaica: National Heroes' Day
Ukraine Ukraine: Day of the Defender of Ukraine Holiday
17
18
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Independence Day
India India (regional): Kati Bihu
India India (regional): Narak Chaturdashi
Singapore Singapore: Deepavali
Various Various: Diwali
Zambia Zambia: National Prayer Day
19
Albania Albania: Mother Teresa Day
India India (regional): Kali Puja
Various Various: Diwali
20
India India (regional): Vishvakarma Day
India India (regional): Deepavali
India India (regional): Vikram Samvat New Year
India India (regional): Goverdhan puja
Kenya Kenya: Mashujaa Day
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Hawkes Bay Anniversary Day
21
Burundi Burundi: President Ndadaye's Day
Estonia Estonia: Ethnicity day
India India (regional): Bhai Bij
Serbia Serbia: Remembrance Day
22
23
Cambodia Cambodia: Paris Peace Agreements Day
Hungary Hungary: Republic Day
Libya Libya: Liberation Day
Macedonia Macedonia: Day of the Macedonian Revolution
New Zealand New Zealand: Labour Day
Thailand Thailand: Chulalongkorn Day
24
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of the Sultan of Pahang
Zambia Zambia: Independence Day
25
Grenada Grenada: Thanksgiving
26
Austria Austria: National Day
Thailand Thailand: Public Holiday
27
Brazil Brazil: Civil Servants Day
Chile Chile: Reformation Day
28
Cyprus Cyprus: Greek National Day
Czech Republic Czech Republic: Foundation of the independent Czechoslovak State
Greece Greece: The Ochi day
Taiwan Taiwan: Double Ninth Day
Various Various: Chung Yeung Festival
29
Cambodia Cambodia: King's Coronation Day
Turkey Turkey: Republic Day
30
Ireland Ireland: October Holiday (Halloween)
Macau Macau: Chung Yeung Festival
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Marlborough Anniversary Day
31
Philippines Philippines: Public Holiday
Various Various: Day of Reformation
Various Various: Halloween
Various Various: Reformation Day

Public Holidays in October 2017

Day Date Country Holiday
Sun 1st Botswana Botswana Botswana Day Holiday
Sun 1st Cyprus Cyprus Independence Day
Sun 1st India India Muharram
Sun 1st Luxembourg Luxembourg Father's Day
Sun 1st Nigeria Nigeria National Day
Sun 1st Various Various Ashura
Sun 1st Various Various Chinese National Day
Mon 2nd Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 2nd Australia Australia Queens Birthday
Mon 2nd Botswana Botswana Public Holiday
Mon 2nd China China National Day Holiday
Mon 2nd Honduras Honduras Morazan Week Holiday
Mon 2nd India India Mahatma Gandhi Birthday
Mon 2nd Nigeria Nigeria National Day Holiday 
Mon 2nd Saint Lucia Saint Lucia Thanksgiving Day
Mon 2nd South Korea South Korea Harvest Festival Holiday
Tue 3rd China China National Day Holiday
Tue 3rd Germany Germany German Unity Day
Tue 3rd Honduras Honduras Morazan Week Holiday
Tue 3rd India India Puja Holiday
Tue 3rd Iraq Iraq Iraqi Independence Day
Tue 3rd South Korea South Korea National Foundation Day
Wed 4th China China Mid Autumn Festival
Wed 4th China China National Day Holiday
Wed 4th Honduras Honduras General Francisco Morazan's Birthday
Wed 4th India India Puja Holiday
Wed 4th Italy Italy Feast of St Petronius
Wed 4th Mozambique Mozambique Day of Peace and Reconciliation
Wed 4th Myanmar Myanmar Pre-Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
Wed 4th South Korea South Korea Harvest Festival
Thu 5th Brunei Brunei Public Holiday
Thu 5th China China National Day Holiday
Thu 5th Egypt Egypt Armed Forces Day
Thu 5th Honduras Honduras Discovery of America Day
Thu 5th Hong Kong Hong Kong Late mid Autumn festival
Thu 5th India India Maharishi Valmikis Birthday
Thu 5th India India Lakshmi Puja
Thu 5th Israel Israel Sukkot
Thu 5th Macau Macau Chong Chao Festival Holiday
Thu 5th Myanmar Myanmar Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
Thu 5th Portugal Portugal Republic Day
Thu 5th South Korea South Korea Harvest Festival Holiday
Thu 5th Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Vap Full Moon Poya
Fri 6th China China National Day Holiday
Fri 6th Egypt Egypt Armed Forces Day
Fri 6th Honduras Honduras Army Day
Fri 6th Lao Lao Boat Racing Festival
Fri 6th Myanmar Myanmar Post-Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
Fri 6th South Korea South Korea Harvest Festival Holiday
Sat 7th India India Parkash Gurpurab of Sri Guru Ram Dass Ji
Sat 7th Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of the Governor of Sabah
Sun 8th Croatia Croatia Independence Day
Sun 8th Peru Peru Battle of Angamos
Mon 9th Bahamas Bahamas National Heroes Day
Mon 9th Canada Canada Thanksgiving
Mon 9th Chile Chile Day of the Races Holiday
Mon 9th Ecuador Ecuador Independence of Guayaquil
Mon 9th Japan Japan Health-Sports Day
Mon 9th Lao Lao BOL Establishment Day
Mon 9th South Korea South Korea Hangeul Day
Mon 9th Spain Spain Valencian Community Day
Mon 9th Taiwan Taiwan National Day Holiday
Mon 9th Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands National Heritage Day
Mon 9th Uganda Uganda Independence Day
Mon 9th USA USA Columbus Day
Tue 10th Fiji Fiji Fiji Day
Tue 10th Taiwan Taiwan National Day
Wed 11th Bolivia Bolivia Public Holiday
Wed 11th Macedonia Macedonia Revolution Day
Wed 11th Panama Panama Public Holiday 
Thu 12th Brazil Brazil Lady of Aparecida
Thu 12th Israel Israel Simchat Torah
Thu 12th Mexico Mexico Day of the Races
Thu 12th Spain Spain Hispanic Day
Thu 12th Various Various Columbus Day
Fri 13th Burundi Burundi Prince Louis Rwagasore Day
Fri 13th Malaysia Malaysia Malacca Governors Birthday
Fri 13th Thailand Thailand The passing of King Bhumibol
Fri 13th Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago First People's Day
Sat 14th Georgia Georgia Day of Svetitskovloba
Sat 14th Moldova Moldova Chisinau City Day
Sat 14th Tanzania Tanzania Mwalimu Nyerere Day
Sat 14th Yemen Yemen Liberation Day
Sun 15th Argentina Argentina Mother's Day
Sun 15th Cambodia Cambodia Commemoration Day of King's Father
Sun 15th Tunisia Tunisia Evacuation Day
Mon 16th Argentina Argentina Day of the Races
Mon 16th Cambodia Cambodia Commemoration Day of King's Father (in lieu)
Mon 16th Colombia Colombia Day of the Races 
Mon 16th Costa Rica Costa Rica Cultures National Day
Mon 16th Jamaica Jamaica National Heroes' Day
Mon 16th Ukraine Ukraine Day of the Defender of Ukraine Holiday
Wed 18th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Independence Day
Wed 18th India India Kati Bihu
Wed 18th India India Narak Chaturdashi
Wed 18th Singapore Singapore Deepavali
Wed 18th Various Various Diwali
Wed 18th Zambia Zambia National Prayer Day
Thu 19th Albania Albania Mother Teresa Day
Thu 19th India India Kali Puja
Thu 19th Various Various Diwali
Fri 20th India India Vishvakarma Day
Fri 20th India India Deepavali
Fri 20th India India Vikram Samvat New Year
Fri 20th India India Goverdhan puja
Fri 20th Kenya Kenya Mashujaa Day
Fri 20th New Zealand New Zealand Hawkes Bay Anniversary Day
Sat 21st Burundi Burundi President Ndadaye's Day
Sat 21st Estonia Estonia Ethnicity day
Sat 21st India India Bhai Bij
Sat 21st Serbia Serbia Remembrance Day
Mon 23rd Cambodia Cambodia Paris Peace Agreements Day
Mon 23rd Hungary Hungary Republic Day
Mon 23rd Libya Libya Liberation Day
Mon 23rd Macedonia Macedonia Day of the Macedonian Revolution
Mon 23rd New Zealand New Zealand Labour Day
Mon 23rd Thailand Thailand Chulalongkorn Day
Tue 24th Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of the Sultan of Pahang
Tue 24th Zambia Zambia Independence Day
Wed 25th Grenada Grenada Thanksgiving
Thu 26th Austria Austria National Day
Thu 26th Thailand Thailand Public Holiday
Fri 27th Brazil Brazil Civil Servants Day
Fri 27th Chile Chile Reformation Day
Sat 28th Cyprus Cyprus Greek National Day
Sat 28th Czech Republic Czech Republic Foundation of the independent Czechoslovak State
Sat 28th Greece Greece The Ochi day
Sat 28th Taiwan Taiwan Double Ninth Day
Sat 28th Various Various Chung Yeung Festival
Sun 29th Cambodia Cambodia King's Coronation Day
Sun 29th Turkey Turkey Republic Day
Mon 30th Ireland Ireland October Holiday (Halloween)
Mon 30th Macau Macau Chung Yeung Festival
Mon 30th New Zealand New Zealand Marlborough Anniversary Day
Tue 31st Philippines Philippines Public Holiday
Tue 31st Various Various Day of Reformation
Tue 31st Various Various Halloween
Tue 31st Various Various Reformation Day