Day Guide for Friday June 24th 2022 What are the holidays on June 24th 2022?

This is our day guide for Friday June 24th 2022 which shows you at a glance what's happening on this day around the world. Using the calendar on this page, you can look at a day guide for any day. Why not look up your birthday to see which holidays you share it with?


Holidays on June 24th 2022

International: St. John's Day

The feast day of St John the Baptist marking Midsummer. John by tradition was born six months before Jesus.

Regional

Canada (regional): The National Holiday of Quebec

Saint-Jean Baptiste Day, the national holiday of Québec and a celebration of French-Canadian culture held on the birthday of Quebec’s patron saint

Finland: Midsummer Eve

Celebrated on the Friday falling between 19 and 25 June. The actual date of Midsummer's Eve may vary between the 19 and 20 June

Latvia: Jāņi

Jāņi marks the summer solstice and the shortest night of the year on St. John's Day.

New Zealand: Matariki

Matariki is named after the bright stars of the Pleiades star cluster, which rise in the winter night sky each year.

Regional

Nigeria (regional): Public Holiday

Osun State Governments has declared Friday June 24th as work free day to enable eligible voters obtain their Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs.

Not a Public Holiday

Peru: Inti Raymi

The Inca Festival of the Sun takes place on the Winter Solstice in the Southern Hemisphere.

Public sector only

Peru: Non-Working Day

Six non-working days for the public sector have been declared to boost tourism.

Regional

Philippines (regional): Manila Day

Manila Day is a public holiday that honours the 1571 founding of the city by Miguel López de Legaspi.

Public sector only

Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka Friday Holidays

Fridays have been declared as a holiday for the non-essential public sector.

Sweden: Midsummer Eve

The Friday during the period 19 - 25 June

Observances on June 24th 2022

USA: National Pralines Day

Life is like a box of chocolates...

Brazil: Festa Junina

On June 24th, this popular festival takes place in Brazil, celebrating St. John's Day.

New Zealand: Matariki

Matariki is named after the bright stars of the Pleiades star cluster, which rises in the winter night sky each year.

USA: National Take Your Dog To Work Day

This day honors our friends and encourages us to take our dogs in to work where possible. T

Peru: Inti Raymi

The Inca Festival of the Sun takes place on the Winter Solstice in the Southern Hemisphere.

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General Information for June 24th 2022
There are 11 public holidays today.
Day 175 of 2022
190 days left in 2022
Week 25 of the year
On this Day in History
1995 - South Africa defeat New Zealand in rugby union's World Cup - the first major sporting event in South Africa since the end of apartheid.
1907 - The Marx Brothers make their debut appearance, as 'Ned Weyburn's Nightingales'.
1813 - The Battle of the Beaver Dams takes place in The War of 1812.
1314 -The English are defeated by the Scots at the Battle of Bannockburn.