2017 National and Local Holidays in the Philippines


The best way to beat burnout is to take some time off. Make sure to unwind on the following holidays!

*Special non-working holidays.
**Unproclaimed special non-working holidays. Waiting for official declaration.

Nationwide January 2* Monday Special non-working day
Bacolod January 20 Friday Feast of San Sebastian
Nationwide January 28* Saturday Chinese New Year
Cebu City February 24* Friday Cebu City Charter Day
Nationwide February 25* Saturday EDSA People Power Revolution
Davao March 16* Thursday Araw ng Dabaw
Davao March 17* Friday Araw ng Pasasalamat
Nationwide April 9 Sunday Araw ng Kagitingan
Nationwide April 13 Thursday Maundy Thursday
Nationwide April 14 Friday Good Friday
Nationwide April 15 Saturday Black Saturday
Manila (Public Sector) April 27* Thursday ASEAN Summit
Manila April 28* Friday ASEAN Summit
Nationwide May 1 Monday Labor Day
Nationwide June 12 Monday Independence Day
Manila June 24 Saturday Manila Day
Nationwide June 26** Monday Eid-Ul-Fitr
Nationwide August 21* Monday Ninoy Aquino Day
Iloilo City August 25** Friday Iloilo Charter Day
Nationwide August 28 Monday National Heroes Day
Cagayan de Oro August 28** Monday Higalaay Festival
Mandaue City August 30** Wednesday Mandaue Charter Day
General Santos City September 5** Tuesday Tuna Festival
Nationwide October 31* Tuesday Additional special non-working day
Nationwide November 1* Wednesday All Saints Day
Lapu-Lapu City November 21** Tuesday Our Lady of Rule
Nationwide November 30 Thursday Bonifacio Day
Roxas City December 8** Friday Sinadya sa Halaran Festival
Nationwide December 25 Monday Christmas Day
Nationwide December 30 Saturday Rizal Day
Nationwide December 31* Sunday Last day of the year

Eid’l Fitr and Eidul Adha holidays are yet to be determined in accordance with the Islamic calendar.

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Information shared here is for general knowledge only and may be subject to change. You can also check this official government website to learn more.