World Public Holidays

Public holidays throughout the world this week:
This news feed of worldwide public holidays for week 9 comes from the Q++ Worldwide Public Holidays Database, the professional source of worldwide public holidays. To see the public holidays names, place your mouse over the name of a country.

Monday February 27
  • Andorra (Carnival)
  • Argentina (Lunes de Carnaval)
  • Aruba (Carnival Monday)
  • Bhutan (Dangpa Losar (Lunar New Year) (Year of the Fire Female Bird))
  • Bolivia (Carnaval)
  • Bonaire,StEustatiusandSaba (Carnival Holiday (BO) [Regional])
  • Brazil (Carnival [Ponto Facultativo])
  • Curaçao (Carnival Holiday)
  • Cyprus (Ash Monday / Clean Monday (Kathara Deftera))
  • Dominica (Carnival Monday)
  • DominicanRepublic (Independence Day)
  • Ecuador (Carnaval)
  • FrenchGuiana (Carnaval Monday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Greece (Ash Monday / Clean Monday (Kathara Deftera))
  • Grenada (Carnival Monday (Carriacou and Petite Martinique) [Regional])
  • Guadeloupe (Carnaval Monday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Haiti (Lundi Gras (Carnival Monday) (afternoon) [Afternoon])
  • Luxembourg (Carnival (jour férié d'usage) (not official) [Other])
  • Martinique (Carnaval Monday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Mongolia (Tsagaan Sar (Lunar New Year) (Year of the Red Hen))
  • Nepal (Gyalpyo/Gyallo Loshar)
  • Panama (Carnaval (Shrove Monday) [Banks])
  • Paraguay (National Heroes' Day Holiday)
  • SaintBarthélemy (Carnaval Monday [Other])
  • SaintMartin (Carnaval Monday [Other])
  • Taiwan (Public Holiday (workday moved to Sat. Feb. 18))
  • TrinidadandTobago (Carnival Monday / J'ouvert (widespread but not official) [Other])
  • Uruguay (Carnaval [Banks/Government])
  • Venezuela (Carnival)

  • Tuesday February 28
  • Angola (Carnival)
  • Argentina (Martes de Carnaval)
  • Bhutan (Losar Holiday)
  • Bolivia (Carnaval)
  • Brazil (Carnival [Ponto Facultativo])
  • CapeVerde (Carnaval (except full day in São Vicente) [Government/Afternoon])
  • Dominica (Carnival Tuesday)
  • Ecuador (Carnaval)
  • FrenchGuiana (Mardi Gras (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Grenada (Carnival Tuesday (Carriacou and Petite Martinique) [Regional])
  • Guadeloupe (Mardi Gras (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Haiti (Mardi Gras (Carnival))
  • Liechtenstein (Fasnachtsdienstag [Banks])
  • Martinique (Mardi Gras (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Mongolia (Lunar New Year Holiday)
  • Panama (Carnaval (Mardi Gras))
  • Portugal (Shrove Tuesday (Carnival) (optional but widespread) [Ponto Facultativo])
  • SaintBarthélemy (Mardi Gras [Other])
  • SaintMartin (Mardi Gras [Other])
  • Spain (Día de Andalucía (AN) [Regional])
  • Taiwan (Peace Memorial Day)
  • TrinidadandTobago (Carnival Tuesday (widespread but not official) [Other])
  • Uruguay (Carnaval [Banks/Government])
  • Venezuela (Carnival)

  • Wednesday March 1
  • BosniaandHerzegovina (Independence Day (FBiH) [Regional])
  • Brazil (Ash Wednesday (until 2pm) [Morning/Ponto Facultativo])
  • CapeVerde (Ash Wednesday (except morning only in São Vicente) [Government])
  • CaymanIslands (Ash Wednesday)
  • EastTimor (Public Sector Holiday (Ash Wednesday) [Government])
  • FrenchGuiana (Ash Wednesday (Mercredi des Cendres) (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Guadeloupe (Ash Wednesday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Haiti (Mercrdi des Cendres (Carnival))
  • Jamaica (Ash Wednesday)
  • MarshallIslands (Nuclear Victims Remembrance Day (Bravo Day))
  • Martinique (Ash Wednesday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other])
  • Micronesia (Yap Day [Regional])
  • Mongolia (Lunar New Year Holiday)
  • Panama (Carnaval (Ash Wednesday) [Banks])
  • SaintBarthélemy (Ash Wednesday [Other])
  • SaintMartin (Ash Wednesday [Other])
  • SouthKorea (Sam Il Jul (Samil Day))
  • Spain (Día de las Islas Baleares (IB) [Regional])
  • Switzerland (Republic Day (NE) [Regional])
  • Tonga (Public Holiday (Mounrning for the Queen Mother))

  • Thursday March 2
  • Anguilla (James Ronald Webster's Birthday)
  • Ethiopia (Adwa Victory Day)
  • Iran (Martyrdom of Hazrat Fatemeh)
  • Micronesia (Yap Day Holiday [Regional])
  • Myanmar (Peasants' Day)

  • Friday March 3
  • Bulgaria (Liberation Day (National Day))
  • EastTimor (Veterans Day)
  • Georgia (Mother's Day)
  • Malawi (Martyrs' Day)

  • Saturday March 4
  • Malaysia (State Public Holiday (TRG) [Regional])

  • Sunday March 5
  • FrenchPolynesia (Arrivée de l'Evangile (Gospel Day))
  • Iraq (Rebellion Anniversary (1991) (Kurdistan) [Regional])
  • Qatar (Bank Holiday [Banks])
  • Vanuatu (Custom Chief's Day)

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    Public holidays throughout the world today, Monday, February 27, 2017

    The list of public holidays observed throughout the world today, Monday, February 27, 2017, is brought to you by Q++ Studio, the professional source of worldwide public holidays.



    Andorra:
    Carnival

    Argentina:
    Lunes de Carnaval

    Aruba:
    Carnival Monday

    Bhutan:
    Dangpa Losar (Lunar New Year) (Year of the Fire Female Bird)

    Bolivia:
    Carnaval

    Bonaire,StEustatiusandSaba:
    Carnival Holiday (BO) [Regional]

    Brazil:
    Carnival [Ponto Facultativo]

    Curaçao:
    Carnival Holiday

    Cyprus:
    Ash Monday / Clean Monday (Kathara Deftera)

    Dominica:
    Carnival Monday

    DominicanRepublic:
    Independence Day

    Ecuador:
    Carnaval

    FrenchGuiana:
    Carnaval Monday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other]

    Greece:
    Ash Monday / Clean Monday (Kathara Deftera)

    Grenada:
    Carnival Monday (Carriacou and Petite Martinique) [Regional]

    Guadeloupe:
    Carnaval Monday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other]

    Haiti:
    Lundi Gras (Carnival Monday) (afternoon) [Afternoon]

    Luxembourg:
    Carnival (jour férié d'usage) (not official) [Other]

    Martinique:
    Carnaval Monday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other]

    Mongolia:
    Tsagaan Sar (Lunar New Year) (Year of the Red Hen)

    Nepal:
    Gyalpyo/Gyallo Loshar

    Panama:
    Carnaval (Shrove Monday) [Banks]

    Paraguay:
    National Heroes' Day Holiday

    SaintBarthélemy:
    Carnaval Monday [Other]

    SaintMartin:
    Carnaval Monday [Other]

    Taiwan:
    Public Holiday (workday moved to Sat. Feb. 18)

    TrinidadandTobago:
    Carnival Monday / J'ouvert (widespread but not official) [Other]

    Uruguay:
    Carnaval [Banks/Government]

    Venezuela:
    Carnival

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