Monday, January 12, 2009

2009 Philippine Holidays

This year ain't much vacation-wise compared with last year, but a holiday is a holiday and I'm gonna take what I can get. What did you do last vacation, by the way? I hope you all had a very restful Christmas season. Here is the list of all Philippine holidays for 2009. Do plan your vacation early!

April 6, Monday: Araw ng Kagitingan (moved from April 9)*
April 9, Thursday: Maundy Thursday†
April 10, Friday: Good Friday†
May 1, Friday: Labor Day*
June 12, Friday: Independence Day*
August 21, Friday: Ninoy Aquino Day†
August 31, Monday: National Heroes Day*
November 1, Sunday: All Saints Day†
November 2, Monday: All Soul's Day†
November 30, Monday: Bonifacio Day*
December 24, Thursday: Christmas Eve†
December 25, Friday: Christmas*
December 30, Wednesday: Rizal Day*
December 31, Thursday: New Year's Eve†

Note that GMA didn't set February 25 (EDSA Revolution) as a holiday yet *sad*, and I didn't include Eid Ul Fitr because the dates I got vary (September 19, 20, and 21).

*Regular holiday
†Special nonworking holiday

4 comments :

  1. ooohhh.... I love information like this. alam mo naman, importante yan sa buhay natin! he! he!

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  2. Wow, I will bookmark this page.

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  3. hey, i heard awhile ago from one municipality that there would be one week holiday on apr 6-10? how true is this?any information? :)

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  4. Joie, no, I haven't heard about that. But if it's true, ang masasabi ko lang, "those bastards!" Hehehe, halata ba ang inggit at bitterness?

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