What's Happening in Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste has many celebrations commemorating the country’s recent independence as a nation and important religious holidays. Then there are cultural festivals and important sporting events showcasing the warmth and beauty of Timor-Leste.  Joining in is a fun way to meet Timorese and to find out more about this country.


National Holiday Calendar

1 JanWedNew Year’s Day
3 MarTueVeterans Day
10 AprFriHoly Friday
1 MayFriLabour Day
20 MayWedIndependence Restoration Day
24 MaySunIdul Fitri
11 JunThuCorpus Christi
31 JulFriIdul Adha
30 AugSunPopular Consultation Day
1 NovSunAll Saints’ Day
2 NovMonAll Souls’ Day
12 NovThuNational Youth Day
28 NovSatIndependence Day
7 DecMonMemorial Day
8 DecTueImmaculate Conception
25 DecFriChristmas Day
31 DecThuNational Heroes Day

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