Cheers for the full list of Philippine holidays this 2017 authorized by our dear President Rodrigo Duterte. The complete list here includes all regular holidays, special non-working days and special holidays for all schools and apparently offices.
Based on this year’s declared holidays list, there would be at least 7 special non-working holidays this year 2017. Wow, plan your travel or vacation in advance now!
It’s better to know the non-working days and holidays especially to employees who love to fix their schedule in advance for traveling and planning vacation. If you want to know Holy Week 2017, see the schedule below too. Holy Week falls this year on April 13, 14, 15, and 16 as the Easter Sunday. Mark your 2017 calendars now!
Philippine Regular Holidays 2017
January 1 (Sun.) New Year’s Day
April 9 (Sun.) Araw ng Kagitingan
April 13 (Thur.) Maundy Thursday
April 14 (Fri.) Good Friday
May 1 (Mon.) Labor Day
June 12 (Mon.) Independence Day
August 28 (Mon.) National Heroes Day
Nov. 30 (Thur.) Bonifacio Day
Dec. 25 (Mon.) Christmas Day
Dec. 30 (Sat.) Rizal Day
Philippine Special Non-Working Holidays 2017
January 2 (Mon.) Additional New Year’s Special Non-working Holiday
Jan. 28 (Sat.) Chinese New Year
April 15 (Sat.) Black Saturday
August 21 (Mon.) Ninoy Aquino Day
Oct. 31 (Tue.) Additional special (non-working) day
Nov. 1 (Wed.) All Saint’s Day
Dec. 31 (Sun.) Last Day of the Year
Philippine Special Holiday (for all schools)
February 25 (Sat.) 31st EDSA Revolution Anniversary
Separate announcement of holidays will be declared for the Eid’l Fitr and Eidul Adha.
Source: Official Gazette of the Philippines