Holidays

Groundhog

What American holiday is observed on February 2?

Holidays & Observances

  • Third Monday in January Martin Luther King Day
  • January 15 Martin Luther King’s birthday
  • February 2 Groundhog Day
  • February 12 Lincoln’s birthday
  • February 14 St. Valentine’s Day
  • Third Monday in February President’s Day
  • February 22 Washington’s birthday
  • March 17 St. Patrick’s Day
  • April 22 Earth Day
  • Wednesday of the last full week of April Secretary’s Day
  • Last Friday in April Arbor Day
  • May 5 Cinco de Mayo
  • Second Sunday of May Mother’s Day
  • Third Saturday in May Armed Forces Day
  • Last Monday in May Memorial Day (Formerly Decoration Day)
  • June 14 Flag Day
  • Third Sunday of June Father’s Day
  • July 1 Canada Day
  • July 4 Independence Day
  • July 14 Bastille Day (France)
  • July 20 Moon (landing) Day
  • Second Sunday in September Grandparent’s Day
  • September 17 Constitution Day
  • First Monday in September Labor Day
  • First Tuesday after first Monday in November Election Day
  • Second Monday in October Columbus Day
  • October 12 Original Columbus Day
  • October 24 United Nation’s Day
  • October 31 Halloween
  • November 1 All Saint’s Day
  • November 2 All Soul’s Day
  • November 5 All Guy Fawkes Day (England)
  • First Tuesday after first Monday in November Election Day
  • November 11 Veteran’s Day (Armistice Day)
  • Fourth Thursday in November Thanksgiving
  • Sunday closest to November 30 Advent
  • December 25 Christmas
  • December 26 Boxing Day (Canada and Britain)
  • December 25 to January 1 Kwanzaa
  • Holiday formerly known as Dominion Day Canada Day
  • Holiday represented with 44 candles Hanukkah
  • Eight-day Jewish holidays Passover and Hanukkah
  • Holiday celebrating the end of WW I Armistice Day
  • First Sunday, after first full moon, after Spring equinox Easter
  • Friday before Easter Good Friday
  • Sixth Sunday of Lent, Sunday before Easter Palm Sunday
  • First day of Lent Ash Wednesday
  • Day before Ash Wednesday Mardi Gras (Shrove Tuesday)
  • Mardi Gras in Europe and South America Carnival
  • End of Easter celebration Pentecost
  • Holiday about the 12 days of Christmas Epiphany
  • Holiday founded by Anna Jarvis Mother’s Day
  • When children collect money for UNICEF Halloween
  • State holiday of Alaska Seward’s Day
  • State holiday of Massachusetts Patriot’s Day