Holiday calendar

These are the dates you should circle in red in 2021.

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  • Halloween is a festival of Celtic origin that represents the return of the spirits of the dead to the world of the living. It is celebrated the night before All Saints Day, and over time, the tradition has spread around the world.

More events in 2021

  • The Day of the Three Wise Men is observed on January 6. It is a religious festival that honors the arrival in Bethlehem of the three wise men of the East: Melchior, Gaspar and Balthasar.
  • Blue Monday is the name usually given to the third Monday in January, which is rated as the saddest day of the year.
  • Valentine's Day is a holiday to celebrate the love between couples and friends. Valentine's Day is observed on February 14 in almost every country.
  • Father's Day is a celebration or homage dedicated to fathers. In general, the European Catholic tradition commemorates it on March 19, the feast of St. Joseph, Jesus's adoptive father.
  • Mother's Day is the date when mothers from all over the world are honored. In Spain, it's observed on the first Sunday in May, although it's generally celebrated on the second Sunday of this month.
  • The UN General Assembly (UN) ruled in April 2017 that the International Day of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) will be held on June 27.
  • Electric Vehicle Day celebrates how important electric cars are to expanding sustainable mobility, as well as the positive impact sustainable mobility has on preserving the environment.
  • World Tourism Day is an event organized by the WTO (United Nations World Tourism Organization) with the aim of making the world aware of the role of tourism, as well as its impact, on a social, cultural, political and economic level. 
  • Columbus Day commemorates the arrival of Christopher Columbus on the island of Guanani, an event that came to be known as "the discovery of America" and provided the first contact between Europe and America. 
  • As opposed to Valentine's Day, Singles' Day celebrates the pride that many people feel for being single. This holiday was created by students from the University of Nanjing, China, and is now very popular in Spain.
  • Black Friday is a shopping tradition that originated in the United States. It has been observed for decades on the day after Thanksgiving.
  • Cyber Monday is the Monday after Thanksgiving in the United States. It comes after "Black Friday." The first Cyber Monday in Spain was in 2012.
  • Christmas is one of the most important holidays in Christianity. It commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ in Bethlehem. Christmas is a day of family gatherings and remembrance. 

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