Philippine Official Regular and Special Holiday 2013

The MalacaƱang Palace on Saturday, September 1, 2012 released its list of Official Philippine holidays for 2013. President Benigno Aquino III announced the 2013 holidays through Presidential Proclamation 459, which is posted on the Palace website.

The following are 2013's regular holidays:

January 1 - New Year's Day (Tuesday)

March 28 - Maundy Thursday

March 29 - Good Friday

April 9 - Araw ng Kagitingan (Tuesday)

May 1 - Labor Day (Wednesday)

June 12 - Independence Day (Wednesday)

August 26 - National Heroes Day (Monday)

November 30 - Bonifacio Day (Saturday)

December 25 - Christmas Day (Wednesday)

December 30 - Rizal Day (Monday)

The following are the special non-working days next year:

March 30 - Holy Saturday

August 21 - Ninoy Aquino Day (Wednesday)

November 1 - All Saints' Day (Friday)

November 2 (Saturday), December 24 (Tuesday) - Additional non-working days

December 31 - Last day of the year (Tuesday)

The Edsa Revolution anniversary, February 25 (Monday), will be a special holiday for schools.

"The proclamations declaring national holidays for the observance of Eid'l Fitr and Eidul Adha shall hereafter be issued after the approximate dates of the Islamic holidays have been determined in accordance with the Islamic calendar (Hijra) or the lunar calendar, or upon Islamic astronomical calculations, whichever is possible or convenient.

To this end, the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) shall inform the Office of the President on which day the holiday shall fall," the Palace added.

"The Department of Labor and Employment will be issuing proper pay guidelines with accordance with this Proclamation," deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said

Share on Google Plus

About Webber

I am among of the writers and administrators of this web site. I always on the heads up when it comes to Sports, Politics, Economy, Business, Physics, Mathematics, Technology, computers and NEWS all over the world that triggers my eyes and interests. I am working as a volunteer with other 14 administrators, researchers, writers and contributors. We are a strong solid team. Join us and be among of the contributor with your name on each posted article.
    Anonymous or Google Comment
    Facebook Comment


  1. wala bang dolphy day?

  2. What? Dolphy? Now way! Holiday is jut annoying.. look wala kaming sweldo pag holiday..

    Baka si RObredo pwede may Robredo Day.. Okay pa yon to have 1 day holiday for them.. pero si Dolphy.. di naman ppantay sa contribution ni Robredo..

    Dolphy is just an actor (entertainer)... not a public servant to did a lot for the country. Buti nga sila may recognition.. kay damin dyan ma mas maraming nagawa para sa bayan, artista pa nakikita nyo.. supalpal...

  3. STUPIDO, WALANG DIRECT CONTRIBUTION C PIDOL S BANSA AT S MMAYANG FILIPINO, dami nga jan nmmatay, a real public servant, walang recognition..., public servant b c dolphy para bigyan ng kaarawan???? shobiz lng yan, maraming mga filipino ayaw manood s kabalbalan s shobiz wrld.....

  4. Korek! Sino ba si Dolphy.. I dont care about artista dyan.. acting acting lang tapos you will claim for his day to be your holiday ano kayo Hilo! waoohhh

    Si Pres. Ramon Magsaysay sana meron R. Magsaysay Day at regular Holiday kasi good president yon..

    Sino pa ba? marami diyan.. PIDOL? pasaway... ganon na ba ka baba ng standard nyo sa Parangal ng isang tao?

    DI pa nga sya nakaka tanggap ng Ramon Magsaysay Award... ma bigyan pa ng Special Holiday .. lol...

  5. Great list of 2013 Philippine Holidays. Thanks for this!

    -----> Greg @ 2013 philippine holidays


Thank you for leaving a comment!... PESO RESERVE! (formerly Rebuilding for the Better Philippines) encourages responsible and peaceful comments that add dimension to our discussions. Please no profanity , no bashing or hate speech. You can express your opinion without slamming others or making derogatory remarks.

Interesting news!...