Published: Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Philippine Holidays for 2018: Regular & Special Non-Working Holidays Announced

Start making your holiday plans for 2018! The list of Philippine holidays for 2018 have been announced by Malacanang. It includes the regular and special non-working holidays of the year except for two – the Eidul Fitr and Eidul Adha which will be determined by the Islam calendar.

philippine holidays for 2018

The Philippine holidays for 2018 have been announced. Star making your plans.

Take note that in the list of Philippine holidays for 2018, there will be NINE long weekends because several holidays will fall on either a Monday or a Friday. So start planning your out of town trips this early.

Regular Philippine Holidays 2018:

New Year’s Day – January 1 (Monday)
Maundy Thursday – March 29
Good Friday – March 30
Araw ng Kagitingan – April 9 (Monday)
Labor Day – May 1 (Tuesday)
Independence Day – June 1 (Tuesday)
National Heroes’ Day – August 27 (Last Monday of the month)
Bonifacio Day – November 30 (Friday)
Christmas Day – December 25 (Tuesday)
Rizal Day – January 30 (Sunday)
Eidul Fitr – ?
Eidul Adha – ?

Special Non-Working Philippine Holidays 2018:

Chinese New Year – February 16 (Friday)
EDSA People Power Anniversary – February 25 (sunday)
Black Saturday – March 31
Ninoy Aquino Day – August 21 (Tuesday)
All Saints’ Day – November 1 (Thursday)
Last Day of the Year – December 31 (Monday)
Other special holidays – November 2 & December 24