2017 National and Local Holidays in the Philippines
The best way to beat burnout is to take some time off. Make sure to unwind on the following holidays!
*Special non-working holidays.
**Unproclaimed special non-working holidays. Waiting for official declaration.
|Nationwide||January 2*||Monday||Special non-working day|
|Bacolod||January 20||Friday||Feast of San Sebastian|
|Nationwide||January 28*||Saturday||Chinese New Year|
|Cebu City||February 24*||Friday||Cebu City Charter Day|
|Nationwide||February 25*||Saturday||EDSA People Power Revolution|
|Davao||March 16*||Thursday||Araw ng Dabaw|
|Davao||March 17*||Friday||Araw ng Pasasalamat|
|Nationwide||April 9||Sunday||Araw ng Kagitingan|
|Nationwide||April 13||Thursday||Maundy Thursday|
|Nationwide||April 14||Friday||Good Friday|
|Nationwide||April 15||Saturday||Black Saturday|
|Manila (Public Sector)||April 27*||Thursday||ASEAN Summit|
|Manila||April 28*||Friday||ASEAN Summit|
|Nationwide||May 1||Monday||Labor Day|
|Nationwide||June 12||Monday||Independence Day|
|Manila||June 24||Saturday||Manila Day|
|Nationwide||August 21*||Monday||Ninoy Aquino Day|
|Iloilo City||August 25**||Friday||Iloilo Charter Day|
|Nationwide||August 28||Monday||National Heroes Day|
|Cagayan de Oro||August 28**||Monday||Higalaay Festival|
|Mandaue City||August 30**||Wednesday||Mandaue Charter Day|
|General Santos City||September 5**||Tuesday||Tuna Festival|
|Nationwide||October 31*||Tuesday||Additional special non-working day|
|Nationwide||November 1*||Wednesday||All Saints Day|
|Lapu-Lapu City||November 21**||Tuesday||Our Lady of Rule|
|Nationwide||November 30||Thursday||Bonifacio Day|
|Roxas City||December 8**||Friday||Sinadya sa Halaran Festival|
|Nationwide||December 25||Monday||Christmas Day|
|Nationwide||December 30||Saturday||Rizal Day|
|Nationwide||December 31*||Sunday||Last day of the year|
Eid’l Fitr and Eidul Adha holidays are yet to be determined in accordance with the Islamic calendar.
Do you always find yourself looking forward to time off work? Maybe it’s time to look for a better job. With a job you love, everyday is a holiday.
Information shared here is for general knowledge only and may be subject to change. You can also check this official government website to learn more.