October 2021 Holidays Calendar: October is the tenth month of the year according to the Julian and Gregorian Calendar. It was originally the eighth month in the old Roman Calendar and its name came from the Latin “octo” means “eight”. When January and February were added at the beginning of the year, October became the tenth month of the year. October is commonly associated with the season of autumn in the Northern hemisphere and with spring in the Southern hemisphere.
There is lots of events and festivals are celebrated in this month. Columbus Day (October 12th, Monday), World Teacher’s Day (October 5th, Monday), Halloween (October 31st, Saturday), World Food Day (October 16th, Friday) is one of them. All these festivals are celebrated with great fanfare in the USA. Here you will get complete information about the upcoming holidays in the month of October. So stay on this page with us and scroll this page. We have shared in this article, October 2021 Holidays Calendar with all local, national, bank, and federal holidays.
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October 2021 Holidays Calendar USA, UK, Canada, India, Australia
Holidays have a very important place in human life. Every office-going person spends 8 to 10 hours in the workplace this is why they are unable to spend their time with their family and friends. That’s why they wait for the holidays to spend some happy moments with his/her family. Here we have shared October 2021 Calendar with Holidays so you can plan on holidays to visit somewhere.
Halloween (October 31st, Thursday): Halloween is the traditional event of the USA. This event is celebrated on 31 October every year. On this event, people wear scary costumes and attend the party with their friends and family members. On this day, some people make scary faces in pumpkins or other vegetables and use them for decoration in their homes and gardens. There is no official holiday in the United States on this day. So enjoy this event with your family members and friends.
Columbus Day (October 12th, Monday): Columbus Day is an official holiday in many parts of the United States that celebrated on the second Monday of October each year. October 12, 1492, commemorates Christopher Columbus’s arrival in the United States. Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer. The biggest celebration of Columbus Day is held in New York City.
October 2021 Holidays List
|Oct||Monday||Feast of St Francis of Assisi||Christian|
|4 Oct||Monday||Frances Xavier Cabrini||State holiday|
|4 Oct||Monday||Child Health Day||Observance|
|9 Oct||Saturday||Leif Erikson Day||Observance|
|11 Oct||Monday||Columbus Day||Federal Holiday|
|11 Oct||Monday||Fraternal Day||State holiday|
|11 Oct||Monday||Yorktown Victory Day||State holiday|
|11 Oct||Monday||Discoverers’ Day||State Observation|
|11 Oct||Monday||Native American Day||State Observation|
|11 Oct||Monday||Indigenous People’s Day (Tentative Date)||State Observation|
|11 Oct||Monday||Indigenous People’s Day||State Observation|
|11 Oct||Monday||American Indian Heritage Day||State holiday|
|11 Oct||Monday||Boston Marathon (Tentative Date)||Sporting event|
|13 Oct||Wednesday||Navy Birthday||Observance|
|15 Oct||Friday||White Cane Safety Day||Observance|
|15 Oct||Friday||Boss’s Day||Observance|
|16 Oct||Saturday||Sweetest Day||Observance|
|18 Oct||Monday||Alaska Day||State holiday|
|19 Oct||Tuesday||The Prophet’s Birthday||Muslim|
|29 Oct||Friday||Nevada Day||State holiday|