Nowruz نوروز - The Iranian New Year's Day.
Tanabata 七夕 - Evening of the seventh, the Star Festival in Japan.
Schemenlaufen, the carnival of Imst - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2010 "...a procession of masked, costumed dancers...
Nachi no hi matsuri 那智の火祭 - A fire festival in Japan at Kumano Nachi Taisha (熊野那智大社).
Mashramani - Annual festival celebrating Guyana becoming a Republic in 1970.
Loi Krathong ลอยกระทง - A Thai festival... releasing lotus shaped rafts, decorated with candles, incense and flowers onto...
Koinobori 鯉のぼり - A traditional event, taking place on May 5th, today Children's Day (Kodomo no Hi, 子供の日).
Keirô no Hi 敬老の日... Respect for the Aged Day.
Kuomboka - A traditional ceremony in Zambia taking place at the end of the rain season.
September 8 - International literacy day.
Guerewol - An annual courtship ritual competition among Wodaabee Fula people.
Hanukkah חֲנֻכָּה - A Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem.
Shichi-go-san 七五三 "Seven-Five-Three" - Rite of passage in Shinto.
Rite of the Kalyady Tsars (Christmas Tsars) - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2008 “…a ritual and festive...
Hanami 花見 - A Japanese traditional custom of enjoying the blossom of cherry trees ("sakura") ou plum trees.
Anton Janša (1734 – 1773) - A Slovenian painter and apiarist, pioneer of modern apiculture.
Chinese New Year 春节 - The "Spring festival" celebrating the beginning of the new year on the traditional...
Día de Muertos - Day of the Dead in Mexico.
Buzkashi بزکشی - A Central Asian horse-mounted sport or how to place a goat (or a calf) carcass...
Awa Odori 阿波踊り - Awa Dance Festival, the largest in Japan - from 12 to 15 August.
Aoi Matsuri 葵祭 - The Hollyhock Festival in Japan.
December 20 - International Day of Human Solidarity (A / RES / 60/209)
December 18 - International Migrants Day (A / RES / 55/93)
December 11 - International Day of Mountains (A / RES / 57/245)
December 12 - Universal Health Coverage Day (A / RES / 66/115)
December 10 - Human Rights Day (A / RES / 423 (V))
November - World Day of Remembrance for Victims of Road Traffic Accidents (A / RES / 60/5)
December 5 - World Soil Day [FAO] (A / RES / 68/232)
December 9 - International Day Against Corruption (A / RES / 58/4)
November - World Philosophy Day
December 7 - International Civil Aviation Day [ICAO] (A / RES / 51/33)
December 1 - World AIDS Day
December 5 - International Volunteer Day (A / RES / 40/212)
December 3 - International Day of Disabled Persons (A / RES / 47/3)
December 2 - International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
December 9 - International Day of Remembrance of Victims of the Crime of Genocide, Affirmation of Their Dignity...
November 16 - World Day for Tolerance (Resolution 5.61 of the 28th session of the General Conference of...
November 20 - World Children's Day
November 25 - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (A / RES / 54/134)
November 14 - World Diabetes Day (A / RES / 61/225)
November 29 - International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People (A / RES / 32 / 40B)
November 21 - World Television Day (A / RES / 51/205)
November 20 - Africa Industrialization Day (A / RES / 44/237)
November 19 - World Toilet Day (Project A / 67 / L.75)
November 6 - International Day for the Prevention of Exploitation of the Environment in Times of War and...
November 10 - World Science Day for Peace and Development
November 2 - International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists (A / RES / 68/163)
October 24 - United Nations Day (A / RES / 168 (II) (A / RES / 2782 (XXVI))
October 27 - World Day for Audiovisual Heritage [UNESCO]
October 20 - World Statistics Day (A / RES / 69/282)
October 16 - World Food Day [FAO] (A / RES / 35/70)
October 15 - International Day of Rural Women (A / RES / 62/136)
October 31 - World Cities Day (A / RES / 68/238)
October 17 - International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (A / RES / 47/196)
October 24 - World Development Information Day (A / RES / 3038 (XXVII))
November 5 - World Tsunami Day - (A / RES / 70/203)
October 5 - World Teachers Day [UNESCO] (UNESCOPRESS, vol.4, no.17, p.9)
October 1 - International Day of Older Persons (A / RES / 45/106)
September - World Maritime Day [IMO] (IMCO / C XXXVIII / 21)
October 11 - International Day of the Girl Child (A / RES / 66/170)
October - International Day for Disaster Reduction (A / RES / 44/236) (A / RES / 64/200)
October 10 - World Day for Mental Health [WHO]
September 27 - World Tourism Day
October 5 - International Day of Non-Violence (A / RES / 61/271)
October 9 - World Post Day (UPU / Tokyo Congress 1969 / Res.C.11)
October - World Habitat Day (A / RES / 40/202 A)
September 16 - International Day for the Protection of the Ozone Layer (A / RES / 49/114)
August 23 - International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition [UNESCO] (Decision 8.2...
30 August - International Day of Victims of Forced Disappearance (A / RES / 65/209)
September 5 - International Day of Charity (A / RES / 67/105)
September 26 - International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons (A / RES / 68/32)
September 15 - International Day of Democracy (A / RES / 62/7)
September 21 - International Day of Peace (A / RES / 36/67) (A / RES / 55/282)
September 8 - International Literacy Day [UNESCO] (Resolution 1.141 of the 14th session of the General Conference of...
September 12 - United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation (A / RES / 58/220)
August 29 - International Day Against Nuclear Tests (A / RES / 64/35)
July 28 - World Hepatitis Day [WHO]
30 July - World Day for the Dignity of Victims of Human Trafficking (A / RES / 68/192)
July 18 - Nelson Mandela International Day (A / RES / 64/13)
July 15 - World Youth Skills Day (Project A / C
11 July - World Population Day (UNDP Decision 89/46 15, A / RES / 45/216)
July - International Day of Cooperatives (A / RES / 47/90) (First Saturday of the month)
19 August - World Day for Humanitarian Aid (A / RES / 63/139)
12 August - International Youth Day (A / RES / 54/120)
August 9 - International Day of the World's Indigenous People (A / RES / 49/214)
July 30 - International Day of Friendship (A / RES / 65/275)
26 June - International Day against Drug Abuse and Trafficking (A / RES / 42/112)
25 June - Seafarers Day [IMO] (STCW / CONF.2 / DC.4)
June 20 - World Refugee Day (A / RES / 55/76)
23 June - International Day of Widows (A / RES / 65/189)
June 16 - International Day of Remittances to the Family [IFAD] (Resolutions / GC 38)
26 June - International Day for the Support of Victims of Torture (A / RES / 52/149)
June 17 - World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought (A / RES / 49/115)
June 19 - International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict (A / RES / 69/293)
June 21 - International Day of Yoga (A / RES / 69/131)
23 June - United Nations Public Service Day (A / RES / 57/277)
June 4 - International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression (A / RES / ES-7/8)
June 15 - World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (A / RES / 66/127)
June 1 - World Day of Parents (A / RES / 66/292)
June 8 - World Oceans Day (A / RES / 63/111)