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Is July 15, 2024, a holiday in the Philippines?

is july 15 2024 a holiday in the philippines

Yes, July 15, 2024, is a holiday in specific areas of the Philippines. As formalized by Proclamation No. 588, July 15 is declared a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Mauban, Province of Quezon. This day commemorates Araw ng Mauban, which serves as a time for residents to celebrate their municipality’s rich history, cultural heritage, and progress. It is an opportunity for the local community to come together, participate in various activities, and honor their shared identity.

Furthermore, Proclamation No. 589 recognizes July 15, 2024, as a special (non-working) day in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). This proclamation aligns with the celebration of the Founding Anniversary of the CAR, marking an important milestone in the region’s history. Residents of the Cordillera Administrative Region use this day to celebrate their unique culture, traditions, and the progress they have made as a community since the region’s establishment.

While July 15 is not a nationwide holiday, it holds special significance for the people in Mauban and the Cordillera Administrative Region. These localized holidays provide a valuable opportunity for communities to reflect on their past achievements, celebrate their cultural identity, and look forward to future growth and development.

Meanwhile, below is the list of Regular Holidays and Special non-working days in 2024 for your guide:

Regular Holidays in 2024

  • New Year’s Day – January 1 (Monday)
  • Maundy Thursday – March 28
  • Good Friday – March 29
  • Araw ng Kagitingan – April 9 (Tuesday)
  • Labor Day – May 1 (Wednesday)
  • Independence Day – June 12 (Wednesday)
  • National Heroes Day – August 26 (Monday)

Special non-working days in 2024

  • Ninoy Aquino Day – August 21 (Wednesday)
  • All Saints’ Day – November 1 (Friday)
  • Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary – December 8 (Sunday)
  • Last day of the year – December 31 (Tuesday)

Additional Special non-working days in 2024

  • Chinese New Year – February 10 (Saturday)
  • All Souls’ Day – November 2 (Saturday)
  • Christmas Eve – December 24 (Tuesday)

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