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Guam : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months


Currency: Dollar (USD)
Internet domain: .gu - Telephone code: +1-671 - International dialing code: 011 - GMT offset: +10 (DST: no)
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

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Tuesday October 11, 2022Arbor DayEvents, celebrations...
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Friday November 11, 2022Remembrance DayBanks only
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Thursday November 24, 2022ThanksgivingSecular holiday
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Friday December 16, 2022Christmas holiday (beginning)School holidays
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Sunday December 25, 2022Christmas DayCatholic or protestant
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Monday December 26, 2022Christmas Day (moved forward to Monday)Secular holiday
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Saturday December 31, 2022Banks are closedBanks only
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Sunday January 1, 2023New Year's DaySecular holiday
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Monday January 9, 2023Christmas holiday (end)School holidays
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Monday January 16, 2023Civil Servants holidaySecular holiday
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Monday January 16, 2023Martin Luther King, Jr. DaySecular holiday
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Arbor Day

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Tuesday October 11, 2022
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Remembrance Day

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Friday November 11, 2022
Banks only : Formerly Armistice Day, is a holiday observed in honour of all those, living and dead, who served with U.S. armed forces in wartime. Armistice Day, the forerunner of Veterans Day, was proclaimed to commemorate the termination of World War I Some banks, post office and governement close, but businesses, more and more, remain open, as well as universities.

Thanksgiving

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Thursday November 24, 2022
Secular holiday : Many Americans take the following day off and enjoy a four-day holiday. The first formal celebration was held by an English explorer, Martin Frobisher, who attempted to establish a settlement on Baffin Island, after failing to discover a northern passage to the Orient in 1576. The Pilgrims of Plymouth Rock held their Thanksgiving in 1621 as a three-day thank you celebration to the leaders of the Wampanoag Indian tribe and their families for teaching them the survival skills they needed to make it in the New World. The turkey tradition was introduced by Benjamin Franklin who made it a national symbol: quick runner, wary, sharp eyesight... The one-time holiday was declared by George Washington, whereas Abraham Lincoln elected the 4th Thursday in November.

Christmas holiday (beginning)

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Friday December 16, 2022
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Christmas Day

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Sunday December 25, 2022
Catholic or protestant : Since pre-historic times in Europe, festivities (bonfires, offrerings) were marking the beginning of longer hours of daylight with fires and ritual. The Roman festival of Saturnalia lasted several days in December (gambling and offerings). Germanic tribes also celebrated mid-winter (drinking and rituals). The Bulgarian (with Koleduvane) and the Polish (with Gwiazdka) perpetuate this tradition. Jesus of Nazareth was probably born in springtime (Reformists favour autumn). But in the 4th century, December 25th was chosen for the celebration of his birth by Pope Julius I (Bishop Liberus is also mentioned in 354 A.D.). Thus, a Christian element was introduced in the long-established mid-winter festivals. Before 1582, the Papal States and other Italian city states celebrated New Year’s Day on Christmas Day

Christmas Day (moved forward to Monday)

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Monday December 26, 2022
Secular holiday :

Banks are closed

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Saturday December 31, 2022
Banks only :

New Year's Day

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Sunday January 1, 2023
Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Christmas holiday (end)

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Monday January 9, 2023
School holidays : Https://gftunion.com/
official calendar gazetted by the Ministry of Education
Schooling is mandatory till age 15
schools close on Saturday
Number of instructional days: 180 school uniforms not required

Dates confirmed till July 2024

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Civil Servants holiday

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Monday January 16, 2023
Secular holiday : From 2009 onwards

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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Monday January 16, 2023
Secular holiday : Martin Luther King was a U.S civil rights leader and American clergyman. His non-violent demonstrations against racial inequality led to civil rights legislation. He was assassinated in 1968. called "Civil Rights Day" in Arizona, Virginia and New Hampshire called "Robert E. Lee day" in Alabama and Mississipi called "Human Rights Day" in Idaho