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National holidays

  1. 1. National Holidays in Romania
  2. 2. Official Non-working Holidays <ul><li>January 1 </li></ul><ul><li>- New Year's Day </li></ul>April/May - Easter The official holiday is the Orthodox Easter. The holiday is two days long, the Easter Sunday and Monday are non-working.
  3. 3. Official Non-working Holidays <ul><li>May/June </li></ul><ul><li>- Pentecost, </li></ul><ul><li>Whit Monday </li></ul><ul><li>Both 50th and </li></ul><ul><li>51 st days after </li></ul><ul><li>the Orthodox </li></ul><ul><li>Easter. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Official Non-working Holidays <ul><li>May 1 August 15 </li></ul><ul><li>- Labor Day Dormition of the </li></ul><ul><li>International Theotokos </li></ul><ul><li>Labor Day Also the Day of </li></ul><ul><li>the Romanian </li></ul><ul><li>Naval Forces </li></ul><ul><li>since St. Mary is </li></ul><ul><li>the patron saint </li></ul><ul><li>of the Navy </li></ul>
  5. 5. Official Non-working Holidays <ul><li>December 1 December 25/26 Christmas </li></ul><ul><li>National holiday Both first and </li></ul><ul><li>(Great Union Day) second Christmas </li></ul><ul><li>It celebrates the Day are holidays. </li></ul><ul><li>Union of Transylvania Third Christmas Day </li></ul><ul><li>with Romania. is not a public </li></ul><ul><li>holiday. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Other official holidays and observances <ul><li>January 24 </li></ul><ul><li>- Unification Day </li></ul><ul><li>It celebrates the day </li></ul><ul><li>of the political union </li></ul><ul><li>between Wallachia </li></ul><ul><li>and Moldavia (when </li></ul><ul><li>Alexander John Cuza </li></ul><ul><li>was concomitantly </li></ul><ul><li>elected ruler of both </li></ul><ul><li>principalities), the </li></ul><ul><li>foundation of modern </li></ul><ul><li>Romania </li></ul>
  7. 7. Other official holidays and observances <ul><li>March 8 May/June </li></ul><ul><li>- Women's Day Heroes' Day </li></ul><ul><li>(Ascension) </li></ul><ul><li>The 40th day from </li></ul><ul><li>the Orthodox Easter </li></ul>
  8. 8. Other official holidays and observances <ul><li>July 29 December 8 </li></ul><ul><li>National Anthem Day Constitution Day </li></ul><ul><li>Date when Referendum on </li></ul><ul><li>“ Deşteaptă-te,române! the Romanian </li></ul><ul><li>was first performed, in Constitution was </li></ul><ul><li>1848 at Râmnicu Vâlcea held in 1991. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Traditional festivals and holidays <ul><li>Date Name Remarks </li></ul><ul><li>February 24 Dragobetele similar to St. </li></ul><ul><li>Valentine's Day </li></ul><ul><li>March 1 Mărţişorul Spring festival </li></ul>
  10. 10. Other observances <ul><li>Date Name Remarks </li></ul><ul><li>First Sunday NATO Day Not a public holiday </li></ul><ul><li>in April - observed by the </li></ul><ul><li>Government institutions </li></ul><ul><li>October 25 Armed Forces Day Observed by the </li></ul><ul><li>Romanian Army and </li></ul><ul><li>its veterans on the </li></ul><ul><li>anniversary of the </li></ul><ul><li>liberation of Carei, the </li></ul><ul><li>last Romanian city under </li></ul><ul><li>occupation during World </li></ul><ul><li>War II. </li></ul>

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