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February Holidays Around the World



Holidays in February Around the World: The Ultimate Guide


In this ultimate guide you will have access to a complete and official list of national holidays in February around the world for 2023 in all 193 countries recognized by the United Nations (UN).


See the list of national holidays for February in America, Central America, South America, Caribbean, Europe, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia, Middle East, Pacific and Africa:




Holidays on February 1st


Holidays on February 1st

Do you know what holiday is on February 1?


In 2023, there are national holidays in February 1st in Rwanda.


In this country there is one of the national holidays in January called National Heroes' Day, in which we celebrate the pays tribute to the people who exemplified and defended the highest values of patriotism and sacrifice for Rwanda and its citizens.



Is February 1 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 1 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • National Heroes' Day Rwanda Feb 1, 2023



Holidays on February 4th


Holidays on February 4th

Do you know what holiday is on February 4?


In 2023, there are national holidays in February 4th in Iran.


In this country there is one of the national holidays in February called Birthday of Imam Ali and Father's Day, in which we celebrate the birthday anniversary of Imam Ali (PBUH), the 1st Imam of Shia Muslims.



Is February 4 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 4 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Birthday of Imam Ali and Father's Day Iran Feb 4, 2023



Holidays in February 5th


Holidays on February 5th

Do you know what holiday is on February 5?


In 2023, there are national holidays in February 5th in Pakistan.


In Pakistan there is one of the national February holidays called Kashmir Day, in which we celebrate Pakistan's support and unity with the efforts of Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir separatists.



Is February 5 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 5 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Kashmir Day Pakistan Feb 5, 2023



Holidays in February 6th


Holidays on February 6th

Do you know what holiday is on February 6?


In 2023, there are national holidays in February 6th in Mexico, Ireland and New Zealand.


In New Zealand there is one of the national February holidays called Waitangi Day, in which we celebrate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840.



Is February 6 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 6 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Constitution Day Mexico Feb 6, 2023
  • St. Brigid’s Day Ireland Feb 6, 2023
  • Waitangi Day New Zealand Feb 6, 2023



Holidays in February 9th


Holidays on February 9th

Do you know what holiday is on February 9?


In 2023, there are national holidays in February 9th in Lebanon.


In this country there is one of the national February holidays called St Maroun's Day, in which we celebrate the Patron Saint of the Maronite Church, Saint Maroun.



Is February 9 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 9 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • St Maron's Day Lebanon Feb 9, 2023



Holidays on February 11th


Holidays on February 11th

Do you know what holiday is on February 11?


In 2023, there are national holidays on February 11th in Japan and Iran.


In Japan there is one of the national February holidays called National Foundation Day, in which we celebrate the foundation of Japan.



Is February 11 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 11 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • National Foundation Day Japan Feb 11, 2023
  • Revolution Day Iran Feb 11, 2023



Holidays on February 14th


Holidays on February 14th

Do you know what holiday is on February 14?


In 2023, there are national holidays on February 14th in Lebanon and Qatar.


In Lebanon there is one of the national February holidays called Rafik Hariri Memorial Day, in which we celebrate the memory of the former prime minister of Lebanon who was assassinated on February 14, 2005.



Is February 14 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 14 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Rafik Hariri Memorial Day Lebanon Feb 14, 2023
  • National Sports Day Qatar Feb 14, 2023



Holidays on February 15th


Holidays on February 15th

Do you know what holiday is on February 15?


In 2023, there are national holidays on February 15th in Afghanistan.


In Afghanistan there is one of the national February holidays called Liberation Day, in which we celebrate the country's liberation from the Soviet Union with the final withdrawal of Soviet troops from the country on February 15, 1989.



Is February 15 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 15 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Liberation Day Afghanistan Feb 15, 2023



Holidays in February 16th


Holidays on February 16th

Do you know what holiday is on February 16?


In 2023, there are national holidays for February 16th in Uganda and Lithuania.


In Lithuania there is one of the national holidays in February called Independence Restoration Day, in which we celebrate the Act of the Re-Establishment of the State of Lithuania that the Constituent Assembly signed in 1990.



Is February 16 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 16 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Remembrance of Archbishop Janani Luwum Uganda Feb 16, 2023
  • Independence Restoration Day Lithuania Feb 16, 2023



Holidays on February 18th


Holidays on February 18th

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In 2023, there are national holidays in February 18th in Indonesia, Iran, Oman and Kuwait.


In Indonesia there is one of the national holidays in February called Ascension of the Prophet Muhammad, in which we celebrate when Allah (God) had Muhammad go from Mecca to Jerusalem and from there into heaven.



Is February 18 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 18 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Ascension of the Prophet Muhammad Indonesia Feb 18, 2023
  • Prophet's Ascension Iran Feb 18, 2023
  • Isra and Mi'raj Oman Feb 18, 2023
  • Isra and Miraj Kuwait Feb 18, 2023



Holidays on February 20th


Holidays on February 20th

Do you know what holiday is on February 20?


In 2023, there are national holidays in February 20th in USA, Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador and Venezuela.


In USA there is one of the national February holidays called Presidents' Day, in which we celebrate the birthdays and lives of all the US presidents.


These national holidays were created by the Chinese government to help expand the domestic tourism market and improve the national standard of living.



Is February 20 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 20 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Presidents' Day USA Feb 20, 2023
  • Carnival / Shrove Monday Argentina Feb 20, 2023
  • Carnival Monday Brazil Feb 20, 2023
  • Carnival Ecuador Feb 20, 2023
  • Carnival / Shrove Monday Venezuela Feb 20, 2023



Holidays in February 21th


Holidays on February 21th

Do you know what holiday is on February 21?


In 2023, there are national holidays for February 21th in Argentina, Brazil, Haiti, Ecuador, Panama, Venezuela and Zimbabwe.


In Brazil there is one of the national holidays in February called Carnival Tuesday, in which we celebrate the period leading up to Lent, ending on the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday.



Is February 21 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 21 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Carnival / Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day Argentina Feb 21, 2023
  • Carnival Tuesday Brazil Feb 21, 2023
  • Carnival / Shrove Tuesday Haiti Feb 21, 2023
  • Carnival Ecuador Feb 21, 2023
  • Carnival / Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day Panama Feb 21, 2023
  • Carnival / Shrove Tuesday Venezuela Feb 21, 2023
  • Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day Zimbabwe Feb 21, 2023



Holidays on February 22th


Holidays on February 22th

Do you know what holiday is on February 22?


In 2023, there are national holidays on February 22th in Brazil, Jamaica, Haiti and Cayman Islands.


In Jamaica there is one of the national holidays in February called Ash Wednesday, in which we celebrate the beginning of the Lent Season.



Is February 22 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 22 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Carnival end (until 2pm) Brazil Feb 22, 2023
  • Ash Wednesday Jamaica Feb 22, 2023
  • Carnival / Ash Wednesday Haiti Feb 22, 2023
  • Ash Wednesday Cayman Islands Feb 22, 2023



Holidays on February 23th


Holidays on February 23th

Do you know what holiday is on February 23?


In 2023, there are national holidays on February 23th in Japan and Russia.


In Japan there is one of the national February holidays called Emperor's Birthday, in which we celebrate the birthday of the Japanese emperor.



Is February 23 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 23 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Emperor's Birthday Japan Feb 23, 2023
  • Defender of the Fatherland Day Russia Feb 23, 2023



Holidays in February 24th


Holidays on February 24th

Do you know what holiday is on February 24?


In 2023, there are national holidays for February 24th in Estonia and Russia.


In this country there is one of the national February holidays called Independence Day, in which we celebrate the anniversary of the Estonian Declaration of Independence of 1918.



Is February 24 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 24 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Public Holiday Russia Feb 24, 2023
  • Independence Day Estonia Feb 24, 2023



Holidays on February 25th


Holidays on February 25th

Do you know what holiday is on February 25?


In 2023, there are national holidays on February 25th in Kuwait and Philippines.


In Philippines there is one of the national February holidays called People Power Anniversary, in which we celebrate the peaceful demonstrations that took place in 1986 and led to the overthrow of the corrupt government of President Ferdinand Marcos.



Is February 25 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 25 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • People Power Anniversary Philippines Feb 25, 2023
  • National Day Kuwait Feb 25, 2023



Holidays on February 26th


Holidays on February 26th

Do you know what holiday is on February 26?


In 2023, there are national holidays on February 26th in Kuwait.


In this country there is one of the national February holidays called Liberation Day, in which we celebrate the day that Kuwait was liberated from Iraqi occupation in 1991.



Is February 26 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 26 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Liberation Day Kuwait Feb 26, 2023



Holidays in February 27th


Holidays on February 27th

Do you know what holiday is on February 27?


In 2023, there are national holidays for February 27th in Greece.


In this country there is one of the national holidays in February called Clean Monday, in which we celebrate the first day of Great Lent throughout Eastern Christianity and is a moveable feast, falling on the 6th Monday before Palm Sunday which begins the Holy Week preceding Pascha Sunday (Easter).



Is February 27 a Holiday


See the complete and official list of February 27 holidays around the world:

Holiday Name Country Date
  • Clean Monday Greece Feb 27, 2023


If you don't want to miss a day, you might need to write the upcoming February holidays on your calendar, so let's help you do it in style!


We'd be happy if you could check out our beautiful free printable February 2023 calendar templates in PDF format.




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