Holiday Type: Local observance

 

Where It is Observed: Kentucky, Tennessee

 

Month: June


Friday
June
1
2018

 Holiday:  Statehood Day

Statehood Day in Kentucky and Tennessee, in the United States, is held on June 1 each year. It celebrates the states’ admissions as the 15th and 16th states. Hawaii’s Statehood Day is on the third Friday of August.

Statehood day
 

Holiday Type: Local observance

 

Where It is Observed: Florida

 

Month: June


Sunday
June
3
2018

 Holiday:  Jefferson Davis Birthday

Jefferson Davis’ Birthday, also known as Jefferson Davis Day, commemorates the birthday of Jefferson Davis, a Confederate leader during the American Civil War in the 1860s. It is a state holiday in Alabama on the first Monday of June each year.

Jefferson Davis Birthday
 

Holiday Type: State holiday

 

Where It is Observed: Alabama

 

Month: June


Monday
June
4
2018

 Holiday:  Jefferson Davis Birthday

Jefferson Davis’ Birthday, also known as Jefferson Davis Day, commemorates the birthday of Jefferson Davis, a Confederate leader during the American Civil War in the 1860s. It is a state holiday in Alabama on the first Monday of June each year.

Jefferson Davis Birthday
 

Holiday Type: Observance

 

Where It is Observed: in USA

 

Month: June


Wednesday
June
6
2018

 Holiday:  D-Day

D-Day is observed in the U.S. in memory of the Normandy landings in France on June 6, 1944, in which American soldiers and other Allied forces fought to end World War II in Europe.

D-Day
 

Holiday Type: Muslim

 

Where It is Observed: in USA

 

Month: June


Sunday
June
10
2018

 Holiday:  Lailat al-Qadr

Laylat al Qadr is also known as the Night of Power or the Night of Destiny. It commemorates when Koran (Qur’an) was revealed to the prophet Muhammad (also known as Mohammad). Muslims in the United States celebrate the event, also spelled as Laylat al-Qadr or Shab-e-Qadr, on one of the last 10 days of the Islamic month of Ramadan.

Lailat al-Qadr
 

Holiday Type: State holiday

 

Where It is Observed: Hawaii

 

Month: June


Monday
June
11
2018

 Holiday:  Kamehameha Day

Kamehameha the Great was the monarch of Hawaii between 1782 and 1819. He is well-known and respected for uniting and establishing the Kingdom of Hawaii in 1810. Kamehameha Day is held in his honor on June 11 each year.

Kamehamela Day
 

Holiday Type: Observance

 

Where It is Observed: in USA

 

Month: June


Thursday
June
14
2018

 Holiday:  Uited States Army Birthday

The U.S. Army was founded on 14 June 1775, when the Continental Congress authorized enlistment of expert riflemen to serve the United Colonies for one year.

United States Army Birthday
 

Holiday Type: Observance

 

Where It is Observed: in USA

 

Month: June


Thursday
June
14
2018

 Holiday:  Flag Day

People across the United States celebrate Flag Day on June 14 each year to honor the United States flag and to commemorate the flag’s adoption. On the same day, the United States Army celebrates its birthday.

Flag Day
 

Holiday Type: Muslim

 

Where It is Observed: in USA

 

Month: June


Friday
June
15
2018

 Holiday:  Eid al-Fitr

Many Muslims in the United States celebrate Eid al-Fitr (also known as Id al-Fitr or Eid ul-Fitr) on the first day of Shawwal in the Islamic calendar. It marks the end of the month-long fast of Ramadan and the start of a feast that lasts up to three days in some countries.

Eid al-Fitr
 

Holiday Type: Observance

 

Where It is Observed: in USA

 

Month: June


Sunday
June
17
2018

 Holiday:  Father’s Day

Father’s Day in the United States is on the third Sunday of June. It celebrates the contribution that fathers and father figures make for their children’s lives. Its origins may lie in a memorial service held for a large group of men, many of them fathers, who were killed in a mining accident in Monongah, West Virginia in 1907.

Father's Day
 

Holiday Type: State holiday

 

Where It is Observed: Massachusetts

 

Month: June


Sunday
June
17
2018

 Holiday:  Bunker Hill Day

Bunker Hill Day marks the anniversary of the Battle of Bunker Hill, also known as the Battle of Breed’s Hill, on June 17 each year. This battle, which occurred in 1775, was part of the Siege of Boston. This siege took place during the American Revolutionary War, which is also known as the American War of Independence.

Bunker Hill Day observed
 

Holiday Type: State holiday

 

Where It is Observed: Massachusetts

 

Month: June


Monday
June
18
2018

 Holiday:  Bunker Hill Day observed

Bunker Hill Day marks the anniversary of the Battle of Bunker Hill, also known as the Battle of Breed’s Hill, on June 17 each year. This battle, which occurred in 1775, was part of the Siege of Boston. This siege took place during the American Revolutionary War, which is also known as the American War of Independence.

Bunker Hill Day observed
 

Holiday Type: State holiday

 

Where It is Observed: Texas

 

Month: June


Tuesday
June
19
2018

 Holiday:  Emancipation Day

Emancipation Day is an annual observance on June 19 to remember when Union soldiers enforced the Emancipation Proclamation and freed all remaining slaves in Texas on June 19, 1865. This day is an opportunity for people to celebrate freedom and equal rights in the United States.

Juneteenth
 

Holiday Type: Observance

  

Month: June


Tuesday
June
19
2018

 Holiday:  Juneteenth Day

Juneteenth is an annual observance on June 19 to remember when Union soldiers enforced the Emancipation Proclamation and freed all remaining slaves in Texas on June 19, 1865. This day is an opportunity for people to celebrate freedom and equal rights in the United States.

Juneteenth
 

Holiday Type: State holiday

 

Where It is Observed: West Virginia

 

Month: June


Wednesday
June
20
2018

 Holiday:  West Virginia Day

West Virginia Day or WV Day commemorates the date that West Virginia was admitted to the Union and became a member of the United States. It is usually held on June 20 each year held unless it falls on a Sunday, when it is observed on the following Monday.

20 june west virginia day
 

Holiday Type: Observance

 

Where It is Observed: in USA

 

Month: June


Wednesday
June
20
2018

 Holiday:  American Eagle Day

American Eagle Day celebrates one of the most recognizable American national symbols – the once-endangered bald eagle.