August 6 of every year is a holiday in Cebu to celebrate Founding Anniversary of Cebu Province

As mandated in Republic Act 8952, August 6 is a special non-working holiday for the Province of Cebu. The day is also a holiday in Cebu City and Mandaue City as well as in Lapu-Lapu, Danao, and Toledo. The law was enacted on August 31, 2000, during the administration of former President Joseph Ejercito Estrada. […]

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Philippine Holidays 2020: Plan ahead for your next travel adventures

Mark your calendars and get ready to plan ahead for your next travel adventure this year. Book for your flights online and take advantage of promo fares and don’t forget to reserve your accommodations for the best and most amazing hotels in Cebu as the Philippine holidays 2020 is slowly coming their way. Philippine Holidays […]

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LAST STRETCH: Remaining Public Holidays for December 2019

The year 2019 is about to end as we wait for the up and coming Christmas holiday and the entry of the New Year. As we are about to wrap up this year, let us have the last stretch for the remaining public holidays for December 2019. LAST STRETCH: Remaining Public Holidays for December 2019 […]

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PENDING: No holiday proclamation yet from Malacañang for August 12

The Office of the Executive Secretary will be the one to release the proclamation on declaring August 12 a holiday. This is in relation to the celebration of Eid’l Adha or Feast of Sacrifice of the Muslim festivities this coming Monday. PENDING: No holiday proclamation yet from Malacañang for August 12 The Malacañang Palace will […]

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August 2019 Holidays in Cebu: 4 to date and a long holiday weekend

A long list of possible public holidays in Cebu is on its way as the month of August 2019 will be the celebration of the Founding Anniversary of the province. This year, three (3) public holidays are set on the calendar in the country (one being for final confirmation) and added another one day holiday […]

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February 24 is a holiday in Cebu City

Pursuant to the Republic Act 7287, February 24 of every year is declared as a special non-working holiday in the City of Cebu. February 24 is a holiday in Cebu City The holiday which is known as Cebu City Charter Day, in commemoration of its foundation anniversary was approved on March 24, 1992. Looking back, […]

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Save The Dates: 2019 Public Holidays in the Philippines

President Rodrigo Duterte signed the Proclamation No. 555 declaring the regular public holidays and special non-working days for 2019. The Malacañang Palace released the list of holidays for 2019 last August 16, 2018. Save The Dates: 2019 Public Holidays in the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte signed the Proclamation No. 555 declaring the regular public holidays […]

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3 Public Holidays in the Philippines in August 2018, 4 in Cebu

There will be more possible public holidays in Cebu as the month of August will be the celebration of the Founding Anniversary of the province. This year, three (3) public holidays are set on the calendar in the Philippines (one with date waiting for final confirmation) and added another one day holiday in Cebu Province […]

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December 2017 and January 2018 Holidays in the Philippines

For the longest and most lavish Christmas celebration, according to CNN, Filipinos need to have longer holiday breaks to celebrate the festivities with family and loved ones back home. To do such, take note of the remaining Philippine holidays before the arrival of the New Year. December 2017 and January 2018 Holidays in the Philippines […]

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Plan ahead for Philippine Holidays 2018 (18 holidays and long weekends)

Prepare early for your vacations following the release of the official list of Philippine holidays, both regular and special non-working days, for 2018. President Rodrigo Duterte signed Proclamation No. 269 declaring 10 regular holidays and eight special non-working days for next year, noting several long weekends. Plan ahead for Philippine Holidays 2018 The Philippine regular […]

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Malacañan Palace declares October 26, 2017, a special holiday in Cebu to honor Cardinal Vidal

After his engagements in Bacolod for the Masskara Festival, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte dropped by at Sunday midnight, October 22, in Cebu City to pay his last respects to the late Cardinal Vidal. The wake of Cebu’s Archbishop Emeritus is currently at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral. He passed away last October 18. Malacañan Palace declares […]

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October 31, 2017, a nationwide special non-working holiday

On August 16, 2016, the Proclamation No. 50 by the President of the Philippines contains the declaration of the regular holidays and special (non-working) days for the year 2017. October 31, 2017, a nationwide special non-working holiday According to the proclamation, October 31 was declared a holiday to “strengthen family ties” and give the public […]

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