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A list of international holidays and celebrations of countries with considerably big expat communities in Metro Manila. It includes national days, festivals organized by cultural institutes or expat associations, and traditional foreign holidays that are celebrated in the Megacity as well.

If you want to celebrate your national day, check the website of your country's embassy or consulate, expat communities, or cultural institute. They often organize festivities or give advice on where to celebrate properly.

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Date Holiday/Event   Country Type
January 26 Australia Day   Australia National Day
January 28, 2017 Chinese New Year   China Traditional Holiday
February 18/19, 2017 Mabuhay Germany   Germany Festival/Fair
February 24 - 26, 2017 Great British Festival   United Kingdom Festival/Fair
March 17 St. Patrick's Day   Ireland Traditional Holiday
March 12 Holi   India Festival/Fair
April 23, 2017 Dia del Libro   Spain Festival/Fair
Late May/early June Queen's Birthday   UK/Commonwealth "National Day"
no confirmed date yet Brasilipinas Carnaval   Brasil Traditional Holiday
no confirmed date yet FĂȘte de la Musique   France Festival
Some day between June 21 and 25 Midsummer   Scandinavian Countries Traditional Holiday
July 1 Canada Day   Canada National Day
July 4 US Independence Day, Fil-Am Friendship Day   USA National Day
July 14 Bastille Day / FĂȘte Nationale   France National Day
no confirmation yet Philippines-Japan Friendship Month   Japan Festival
August 15 India Independence Day   India National Day
September/October Cine Europa   European Countries Festival
October 3 German Unity Day   Germany National Day
October 3 Korean National Foundation Day (Gaecheonjeol)   Korea National Day
End of September/October Oktoberfest   Germany Festival
December 6 St. Nicholas Day   Various Countries Traditional Holiday