Christmas Day, on December 25, is one of the most festive Christian holidays in many countries around the world. It celebrates Jesus' birth.
Christmas Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.
It is time for children in many countries around the world to hang their Christmas stockings (or pillow cases), hoping for a present to arrive from Santa Claus on Christmas Day.
While we diligently research and update our holiday dates, some of the information in the table above may be preliminary. If you find an error, please let us know.
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
How does the 12-hour clock system work? Is midnight 12 am or 12 pm?