Today’s Global Holidays

Today's World Holidays

Today's Global and National Public Holidays
Welcome to our global holiday page, dedicated to celebrating and recognizing the many festivities that take place around the world each day. From national observances to cultural celebrations, every day is a special occasion somewhere on our planet. As you explore today's holidays, you'll be introduced to traditions, histories, and the diverse ways in which communities come together in joy and reflection. Whether you're researching for personal curiosity, educational purposes, or to participate in a global festivity, this is your daily guide to understanding and appreciating our interconnected world.

Whit Sunday

Whit Sunday (also known as Pentecost) is a Christian holiday celebrating the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the apostles and other followers of Jesus. It marks the end of the Easter season.

Commemoration of Atatürk in Youth and Sports Day

Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day celebrates the Turkish Republic's founder Mustafa Kemal Atatürk as well as the youth of Turkey and the role of sports in the nation.

Commemoration of Atatürk in Youth and Sports Day in Turkey

Many people in Turkey annually observe the Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day on May 19 by attending sports events and remembering Turkey’s War of Independence, which started on this day in 1919.

Victoria Day in Canada

Victoria Day is a federal holiday in Canada, celebrated annually on the last Monday before 25th of May. This holiday originated as a tribute to Queen Victoria's birthday and has been celebrated for many years. As an occasion of great national importance, it marks the official start of summer and is typically celebrated by Canadian citizens by enjoying picnics and barbecues or simply taking a stroll.

Discovery Day in Yukon in Canada

Discovery Day celebrates the date of the Yukon's 1898 gold rush and the discovery of Klondike Gold. It is an annual public holiday in the Yukon celebrating the mining heritage of the region.

Whit Monday in Solomon Islands

"Experience the vibrant celebration of Whit Monday in the Solomon Islands, a national holiday filled with colorful processions, traditional dances, and feasts. Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of this Pacific nation as you witness the joyous observance of this important Christian holiday."

Restoration of Independence Day in East Timor

Restoration of Independence Day is a public holiday in Timor-Leste