Public Holidays in the Philippines in 2020

There are 21 public holidays in the Philippines in 2020. 12 of them are regular holidays, and 9 of them are special no-working days.

There is a difference in the pay that employers are required to pay between the two type of holidays.

Regular Holidays: Employees are titled to their compensation while they are on break. If they are required to work, employers need to pay 200% of their regular wages.

Special Non-working Days: Employees will not receive any pay if they are on break (unless specific company policies). If they are required to work, the employers need to pay 130% of their regular wages.

Regular Holidays | Non-working Days | Both

The following is the list of regular holidays in the Philippines in 2020.

Holiday Date Weekday Note
New Year's Day January 01, 2020 Wednesday Regular Holiday
Araw ng Kagitingan April 09, 2020 Thursday Regular Holiday
Maundy Thursday April 09, 2020 Thursday Regular Holiday
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Labor Day May 01, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Eid al-Fitr May 24, 2020 Sunday Regular Holiday
Independence Day June 12, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Eid al-Adha July 31, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
National Heroes Day August 31, 2020 Monday Regular Holiday
Bonifacio Day November 30, 2020 Monday Regular Holiday
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Rizal Day December 30, 2020 Wednesday Regular Holiday

The following is the list of special non-working days in Philippines in 2020.

Holiday Date Weekday Note
Chinese New Year January 25, 2020 Saturday Special Holiday
EDSA People Power Revolution Anniversary February 25, 2020 Tuesday Special Holiday
Black Saturday April 11, 2020 Saturday Special Holiday
Ninoy Aquino Day August 21, 2020 Friday Special Holiday
All Saints' Day November 01, 2020 Sunday Special Holiday
Additional non-working day November 02, 2020 Monday Special Holiday
Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary December 08, 2020 Tuesday Special Holiday
Additional non-working day December 24, 2020 Thursday Special Holiday
Last Day of the Year December 31, 2020 Thursday Special Holiday

The following is the list of both regular holidays and special non-working days in Philippines in 2020.

Holiday Date Weekday Note
New Year's Day January 01, 2020 Wednesday Regular Holiday
Chinese New Year January 25, 2020 Saturday Special Holiday
EDSA People Power Revolution Anniversary February 25, 2020 Tuesday Special Holiday
Araw ng Kagitingan April 09, 2020 Thursday Regular Holiday
Maundy Thursday April 09, 2020 Thursday Regular Holiday
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Black Saturday April 11, 2020 Saturday Special Holiday
Labor Day May 01, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Eid al-Fitr May 24, 2020 Sunday Regular Holiday
Independence Day June 12, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Eid al-Adha July 31, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Ninoy Aquino Day August 21, 2020 Friday Special Holiday
National Heroes Day August 31, 2020 Monday Regular Holiday
All Saints' Day November 01, 2020 Sunday Special Holiday
Additional non-working day November 02, 2020 Monday Special Holiday
Bonifacio Day November 30, 2020 Monday Regular Holiday
Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary December 08, 2020 Tuesday Special Holiday
Additional non-working day December 24, 2020 Thursday Special Holiday
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Friday Regular Holiday
Rizal Day December 30, 2020 Wednesday Regular Holiday
Last Day of the Year December 31, 2020 Thursday Special Holiday

Please also check working days in Philippines in 2020.

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