HomeKindergartenFlashcards of Holidays Flashcards of Holidays Share Below are the flashcards of different holidays in a year Father’s Day is a holiday of honoring fatherhood. In Catholic countries of Europe, it is celebrated on 19th March as Saint Joseph’s Day. In United States, Father’s Day was founded by Sonora Smart Dodd, and it is celebrated on the third Sunday of June. Mother’s Day is a celebrated in respect of mother in the family. It is celebrated on different days in all over the parts of the world. Commonly, it is celebrated in the month of March or May. Thanksgiving is a national holiday in the United States, Canada, Grenada, Saint Lucia, and Liberia. It was started as a day of giving thanks and sacrifice for the blessing of the harvest. It is celebrated on the 2nd monday of October in Canada. In United States, it is celebrated on 4th thursday of November. Christmas is an annual festival celebrated for the birth of Jesus Christ. It is celebrated on 25th December every year Christmas Day is a public holiday in many countries which is celebrated religiously by Christians and non-christians. Easter is a Christian festival and cultural holiday celebrated on return of Jesus from the dead on the third day of his burial following his crucifixion. It is the culmination of the Passion of Jesus, preceded by Great Lent, with a 40-day fasting period, prayer and and penance. Halloween is celebrated in many countries on 31st October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows’ Day. It is celebrated in the remembrance of the dead, including saints, martyrs. Labor Day is a federal holiday in the United States. It is celebrated on the first Monday in September in honor and recognition of the American labor movement, the works and contributions of laborers to the development of the United States. Children’s Day is a memorial date every year in honor of children. This date varies in every country. It was first started in 1925 in Geneva during the World Conference on Child Welfare. International or World Children’s Day is celebrated on 20th of November. In many countries, it is celebrated the whole week as Children’s Week and not Children’s Day.