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    Aug 25 | Ganesh Chaturthi

    India: Ganesha Chaturthi is the day when all Hindus celebrate the birthday of Lord Ganesh. Read More

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    Sep 1 | Eid al-Adha

    Various: The Feast of Sacrifice is the most important feast of the Muslim calendar. It falls on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah, the twelfth and final month in the Islamic calendar. Read More

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    Sep 4 | Labor Day

    USA: This holiday is most commonly associated with a commemoration of the achievements of the labor movement. Read More

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    Sep 16 | Independence Day

    Mexico: Celebrates the start of the Mexican War of Independence against Spain on 16 September 1810. Read More

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    Oct 2 | Mahatma Gandhi Birthday

    India: Gandhi Jayanti is a national holiday celebrated across India to mark the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. Read More

   
Jul 2017

Public Holidays in August 2017

Sep 2017
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
   
1
Israel Israel: Fast of Ninth of Av
Switzerland Switzerland: National Day
Various Various: Emancipation Day
2
Costa Rica Costa Rica: Virgin of Los Angeles Day
Macedonia Macedonia: Republic Day
3
4
El Salvador El Salvador (regional): Fiestas Patronales Holiday
Rwanada Rwanada: Umuganura Day
5
Croatia Croatia: Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day
El Salvador El Salvador (regional): Fiestas Patronales Holiday
6
Bolivia Bolivia: Independence Day
El Salvador El Salvador: Fiesta de San Salvador
7
Australia Australia (regional): Picnic Day
Barbados Barbados: Kadooment Day
Bolivia Bolivia: Public Holiday
Canada Canada (regional): Civic Day
Colombia Colombia: Battle of Boyacá
Iceland Iceland: Commerce Day
India India (regional): Raksha Bandhan
Ireland Ireland: August Holiday
Jamaica Jamaica: Independence Day (observed)
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Nikini Full Moon Poya
United Kingdom United Kingdom (regional): August Bank Holiday
Various Various: Emancipation Day
Zambia Zambia: Farmers' Day
8
Kenya Kenya: Public Holiday
Taiwan Taiwan: Father's Day
Tanzania Tanzania: Nane Nane (Farmer's) Day
9
Singapore Singapore: National Day
South Africa South Africa: National Women's Day
10
Ecuador Ecuador: Independence Day
Iraq Iraq: Public Holiday
11
Japan Japan: Mountain Day
12
Thailand Thailand: Mother's Day
13
Tunisia Tunisia: Women's Day
14
Bangladesh Bangladesh: Janmashtami
Grenada Grenada: Carnival Monday
India India (regional): Janmashtami 
Morocco Morocco: Oued Ed-Dahab Day
Pakistan Pakistan: Independence Day
Romania Romania: Public holiday
Thailand Thailand: H.M. Queens Birthday
Venezuela Venezuela: Assumption Day Holiday
Zimbabwe Zimbabwe: Heroes' Day
15
Bangladesh Bangladesh: National Mourning Day
Grenada Grenada: Carnival Tuesday
India India: Independence Day
India India (regional): Janmashtami
Liechtenstein Liechtenstein: Liechtenstein National Day
Paraguay Paraguay: Founding of Asunción
South Korea South Korea: Liberation Day
Various Various: Assumption of Mary
Zimbabwe Zimbabwe: Defence Forces Day
16
Australia Australia (regional): Royal Queensland Show
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic: Restoration Day
17
India India (regional): Parsi New Year
Indonesia Indonesia: Independence Day
18
Philippines Philippines (regional): Public Holiday
19
Philippines Philippines (regional): Birthday of Manuel L Quezon
20
Estonia Estonia: Independence Restoration Day
Hungary Hungary: Saint Stephens Day
Morocco Morocco: Revolution Day
21
Argentina Argentina: St Martins Day
Canada Canada (regional): Discovery Day
Morocco Morocco: Youth Day
Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Public Holiday
Philippines Philippines: Ninoy Aquino Day
22
India India (regional): Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
23
India India (regional): Tithi of Shrimanta Shankar Dev
24
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia: Eid al-Adha Holiday
Ukraine Ukraine: Independence Day
25
India India (regional): Ganesh Chaturthi
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia: Eid al-Adha Holiday
Uruguay Uruguay: Independence day
26
India India (regional): Nuakhai
Mauritius Mauritius: Ganesh Chaturthi
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia: Eid al-Adha Holiday
27
Moldova Moldova: Independence Day
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia: Eid al-Adha Holiday
28
Georgia Georgia: Saint Mary's Day
Gibraltar Gibraltar: Late Summer Bank Holiday
Philippines Philippines: National Heroes Day
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia: Eid al-Adha Holiday
Turkey Turkey: Public Holiday
United Kingdom United Kingdom (regional): August Bank Holiday
Various Various: Summer Bank Holiday
29
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia: Eid al-Adha Holiday
Slovakia Slovakia: Slovak National Uprising anniversary
Turkey Turkey: Public Holiday
30
India India (regional): Birthday of Baba Sri Chand Ji
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Constitution Day
Peru Peru: Santa Rosa De Lima
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia: Eid al-Adha Holiday
Turkey Turkey: Victory Day
31
Malaysia Malaysia: National Day
Moldova Moldova: National Language Day
Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago: Independence Day
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates: Arafat (Haj) Day
Various Various: Arafat Day
Various Various: Eid al-Adha Holiday

Holidays in August 2017

Day Date Country Holiday
Tue 1st Various Various Emancipation Day
Tue 1st Israel Israel Fast of Ninth of Av
Tue 1st Switzerland Switzerland National Day
Wed 2nd Macedonia Macedonia Republic Day
Wed 2nd Costa Rica Costa Rica Virgin of Los Angeles Day
Fri 4th El Salvador El Salvador Fiestas Patronales Holiday
Fri 4th Rwanada Rwanada Umuganura Day
Sat 5th El Salvador El Salvador Fiestas Patronales Holiday
Sat 5th Croatia Croatia Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day
Sun 6th El Salvador El Salvador Fiesta de San Salvador
Sun 6th Bolivia Bolivia Independence Day
Mon 7th United Kingdom United Kingdom August Bank Holiday
Mon 7th Ireland Ireland August Holiday
Mon 7th Colombia Colombia Battle of Boyacá
Mon 7th Canada Canada Civic Day
Mon 7th Iceland Iceland Commerce Day
Mon 7th Various Various Emancipation Day
Mon 7th Zambia Zambia Farmers' Day
Mon 7th Jamaica Jamaica Independence Day (observed)
Mon 7th Barbados Barbados Kadooment Day
Mon 7th Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Nikini Full Moon Poya
Mon 7th Australia Australia Picnic Day
Mon 7th Bolivia Bolivia Public Holiday
Mon 7th India India Raksha Bandhan
Tue 8th Taiwan Taiwan Father's Day
Tue 8th Tanzania Tanzania Nane Nane (Farmer's) Day
Tue 8th Kenya Kenya Public Holiday
Wed 9th Singapore Singapore National Day
Wed 9th South Africa South Africa National Women's Day
Thu 10th Ecuador Ecuador Independence Day
Thu 10th Iraq Iraq Public Holiday
Fri 11th Japan Japan Mountain Day
Sat 12th Thailand Thailand Mother's Day
Sun 13th Tunisia Tunisia Women's Day
Mon 14th Venezuela Venezuela Assumption Day Holiday
Mon 14th Grenada Grenada Carnival Monday
Mon 14th Thailand Thailand H.M. Queens Birthday
Mon 14th Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Heroes' Day
Mon 14th Pakistan Pakistan Independence Day
Mon 14th Bangladesh Bangladesh Janmashtami
Mon 14th India India Janmashtami 
Mon 14th Morocco Morocco Oued Ed-Dahab Day
Mon 14th Romania Romania Public holiday
Tue 15th Various Various Assumption of Mary
Tue 15th Grenada Grenada Carnival Tuesday
Tue 15th Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Defence Forces Day
Tue 15th Paraguay Paraguay Founding of Asunción
Tue 15th India India Independence Day
Tue 15th India India Janmashtami
Tue 15th South Korea South Korea Liberation Day
Tue 15th Liechtenstein Liechtenstein Liechtenstein National Day
Tue 15th Bangladesh Bangladesh National Mourning Day
Wed 16th Dominican Republic Dominican Republic Restoration Day
Wed 16th Australia Australia Royal Queensland Show
Thu 17th Indonesia Indonesia Independence Day
Thu 17th India India Parsi New Year
Fri 18th Philippines Philippines Public Holiday
Sat 19th Philippines Philippines Birthday of Manuel L Quezon
Sun 20th Estonia Estonia Independence Restoration Day
Sun 20th Morocco Morocco Revolution Day
Sun 20th Hungary Hungary Saint Stephens Day
Mon 21st Canada Canada Discovery Day
Mon 21st Philippines Philippines Ninoy Aquino Day
Mon 21st Nigeria Nigeria Public Holiday
Mon 21st Argentina Argentina St Martins Day
Mon 21st Morocco Morocco Youth Day
Tue 22nd India India Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
Wed 23rd India India Tithi of Shrimanta Shankar Dev
Thu 24th Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Eid al-Adha Holiday
Thu 24th Ukraine Ukraine Independence Day
Fri 25th Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Eid al-Adha Holiday
Fri 25th India India Ganesh Chaturthi
Fri 25th Uruguay Uruguay Independence day
Sat 26th Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Eid al-Adha Holiday
Sat 26th Mauritius Mauritius Ganesh Chaturthi
Sat 26th India India Nuakhai
Sun 27th Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Eid al-Adha Holiday
Sun 27th Moldova Moldova Independence Day
Mon 28th United Kingdom United Kingdom August Bank Holiday
Mon 28th Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Eid al-Adha Holiday
Mon 28th Gibraltar Gibraltar Late Summer Bank Holiday
Mon 28th Philippines Philippines National Heroes Day
Mon 28th Turkey Turkey Public Holiday
Mon 28th Georgia Georgia Saint Mary's Day
Mon 28th Various Various Summer Bank Holiday
Tue 29th Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Eid al-Adha Holiday
Tue 29th Turkey Turkey Public Holiday
Tue 29th Slovakia Slovakia Slovak National Uprising anniversary
Wed 30th India India Birthday of Baba Sri Chand Ji
Wed 30th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Constitution Day
Wed 30th Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Eid al-Adha Holiday
Wed 30th Peru Peru Santa Rosa De Lima
Wed 30th Turkey Turkey Victory Day
Thu 31st United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Arafat (Haj) Day
Thu 31st Various Various Arafat Day
Thu 31st Various Various Eid al-Adha Holiday
Thu 31st Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago Independence Day
Thu 31st Malaysia Malaysia National Day
Thu 31st Moldova Moldova National Language Day