Diwali

Diwali (or Deepawali) is observed on the first two days: 4th for the south and 5th for the north (generally).

Thanksgiving (USA)

The Thursday is the observed Thanksgiving Day and the following Friday is typically also taken off. Many in USA will travel during the four-day weekend.

New Year

Day off for New Year's Eve and New Year

Carnaval (Brazil)

While Tues & Wed are the official dates ("Fat Tue" + "Ash Wed"), in Brazil a long holiday is observed: Sat-Wed (at least - some people get the full week off). Learn more here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brazilian_Carnival

Ramadan 2022

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. Muslims and some non-Muslims worldwide (predominantly in Africa, Middle-East and West Asia) observe Ramadan by focusing on spirituality, fasting (refraining from materialistic pleasures), prayers, family and friends gatherings, congregations, and mass…

Eid al-Fitr

Eid is the equivalent of Christmas in Muslim communities. It is a time of festive celebration, and food feasts following the holy month of Ramadan. Muslims observe it by offering Eid-prayers and visiting family, giving presents to children and charity…

Midsummer

Midsummer is the period of time in the middle of the summer. The exact dates vary among different cultures. The celebration predates Christianity, and existed under different names and traditions around the world. This is a full closure of the…

Eid al-Fitr

Eid is the equivalent of Christmas in Muslim communities. It is a time of festive celebration and food feasts following the holy month of Ramadan. Muslims observe it by offering Eid-prayers and visiting family, giving presents to children and charity…

Midsummer

Midsummer is the period of time in the middle of the summer. The exact dates vary among different cultures. The celebration predates Christianity, and existed under different names and traditions around the world. This is a full closure of the…

Ramadan

Muslims and some non-Muslims worldwide observe Ramadan by focusing on spirituality, fasting (refraining from materialistic pleasures), prayers, family and friends gatherings, congregations, and mass charity. In this month, 25% of the world population are unlikely to be in a position…

Subscribe to the iCal (.ics) feed • Need help subscribing?

Community Events are not officially hosted by SIGCHI.
Want to add an event or add a holiday.
Need to compare time zones?

Questions? Email sigchi-4all@acm.org.