Worldwide Holidays, Events & Festivals - WEEK 28, 2019

Perpetual Traveller's Weekly Edition of Holidays, Events & Festivals on a global scale!
In date order...

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15 - 16 JULY

President's Day

Public holidays are observed over two days - on the third Monday in July and the following Tuesday. President's Day is a day to commemorate the role of President in Botswana and honour the current President.

Orangeman's Day in Newfoundland and Labrador
This day commemorates the Battle of the Boyne, which took place in 1690 outside Drogheda, now in the Republic of Ireland. It is a provincial holiday in Newfoundland and Labrador on the Monday closest to July 12. Orangemen's Day is a public holiday in Newfoundland and Labrador, where it is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

World Youth Skills Day

The aim of this day is to encourage youth to celebrate the value of acquiring skills like building, making, and creating as a way to achieve personal …