Jun 14, 2012

Holidays in the Philippines

Calendar of Holidays in the Philippines in 2012

 

January 2012

January 2012 – Ati-Atihan Festvial

January 1, 2012 – New Year’s Day / Bagong Taon or Año Nuevo

January 1 – 16, 2012 -  Ati-Atihan Festival

January 2, 2012 – Rizal Day

January 6 – 21, 2012 -  Sinulog Festival

January 8, 2012 – Epiphany

January 9, 2012 - Procession of the Black Nazarene

January 15, 2012 – Sinulog Festival

January 22, 2012 - Dinagyang Festival

 

February 2012

February 2012 -  Panagbenga (Baguio Flower Festival)

February 25, 2012 - People Power EDSA Revolution / Anibersaryo ng Rebolusyon sa EDSA

February 28 – March 10, 2012 - Kaamulan

March 2012

March 19, 2012 – Feast of Saint Joseph

 

April 2012

April 5, 2012 – Maundy Thursday / Huwebes Santo

April 6, 2012 – Good Friday / Biyernes Santo

April 9, 2012 - Araw nf Kagitingan/Bataan Day/Corrigidor Day

April 18 – 24, 2012 -  Moriones Festival

 

May 2012

May 1 – 31, 2012 – Flores de Mayo

May 1, 2012 – Labour Day / Araw ng mga Manggagawà

May 13, 2012 – Mother’s Day

May 14 – 15, 2012 -Carabao

May 15, 2012 – Pahiyas 2012

May 17, 18, 19, 2012 – Obando Fertility Rites

May 28, 2012 – National Flag Day

May 31, 2012 – Santacruzan

 

June 2012

June 11, 2012 – Independence Day / Araw ng Kalayaan

June 17, 2012 – Father’s Day

June 19, 2012 – Anniversary of Dr. Jose Rizal

June 24, 2012 – Feast of John the Baptist

June 24, 2012 – Parada ng lechon Festival

June 29, 2012 – Pintados/Kasadyaan Festival

 

July 2012

July 11, 2012 - Feast Day of St. Benedict

July 22, 2012 – Bohol Sandugo Festival

July 25, 2012 - Paaway sa Kabayo (Horsefight)

July 26, 2012 – Feast Day of St. Anne

July 31, 2012 – Feast Day of St Ignatius of Loyola

 

August 2012

August 1 – 31, 2012 -  Kadayawan sa Dabaw

August 20, 2012 – Ninoy Aquino DayAraw ng Kabayanihan ni Ninoy Aquino

August 26, 27, 2012 – National Hero’s Day / Araw ng mga Bayani

 

September 2012

September 19, 2012 -  Peñafrancia Festival (in Naga City)

 

October 2012

October 14 – 21, 2012 -  Masskara Festival (Bacolod City)

 

November 2012

November 1, 2012 – All Saint’s Day / Araw ng mga Santo

November 2, 2012 – All Soul’s Day / Araw ng mga Patay

November 23, 2012 -  Higantes – Feast of San Clemente

 

December 2012

December 3, 2012 – Bonifacio Day

December 3, 2012 – Giant Lantern Festival (San Fernando, Pampanga)

December 16 – 24, 2012 - Aguinaldo Masses / Dawn Masses / Misa de Gallo

December 24, 2012 – Christmas Eve / Noche Buena

December 25, 2012 – Christmas Day / Araw ng Pasko / Navidad

December 25, 2012 - Paaway sa Kabayo (Horsefight)

December 31, 2012 – New Year’s Eve / Araw ng Kabayanihan ni Dr. José Rizal /Rizal Day

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