New Year’s Day 1 January

People Power Day 25 February

Maundy Thursday Varies; around March or April

Good Friday Varies; the day after Maundy Thursday

Araw ng Kagitingan (Bataan Day) 9 April

Labour Day 1 May

Independence Day 12 June

Ninoy Aquino Day 21 August

National Heroes Day Last Sunday in August

All Saints’ Day 1 November

End of Ramadan Varies; depends on Islamic calendar

Bonifacio Day 30 November

Christmas Day 25 December

Rizal Day 30 December

New Year’s Eve 31 December

Muslim Holy Days

Most Muslim holy days are observed only in the Muslim parts of Mindanao, though some are now also national holidays.

Hari Raya Haji Varies; depends on Islamic calendar

Hijra New Year Varies; depends on Islamic calendar

Maulod En Nabi (Prophet’s Birthday) Varies; depends on Islamic calendar

Ramadan Varies; depends on Islamic calendar

Hari Raya Puasa (Feast of the Breaking of the Fast) Begins on the last evening of Ramadan and may last for three days.