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HOLIDAYS IN GREAT BRITAIN AND IN THE USA
What holidays in Great Britain do you know?
Many holidays in Britain are very old. Every town, village in Britain has its own traditions, some of them are carefully planned.
Christmas is celebrated on the 25th December. It is the time when Christians around the world celebrate the birth of Jesus. Most people are on holiday in the UK and stay at home with their family on Christmas day. Christmas Day is the favourite day for children. They wake up very early in the morning to find their stockings have been filled by Father Christmas
New Year's Day is the first day of the year, in the Gregorian calendar. All over Britain there are parties, fireworks, singing and dancing, to ring out the old year and ring in the new. As the clock - Big Ben - strikes midnight, people link arms and sing a song.
Easter usually comes in the month of April. However, Easter can fall as early as March 22 or as late as April 25. Easter Sunday in the United Kingdom is traditionally about Jesus Christ's resurrection from death, according to Christian belief. However, many people use the day to decorate Easter eggs, share chocolate eggs and participate in Easter egg competitions. Easter is the time for holidays, festivals.
Skyline Auckland Waterfront From the 19th Century to the present day, 31st October has increasingly acquired a reputation as a night on which ghost, witches, and fairies, are especially active. Halloween celebrations include costume parties where people dress as witches, ghosts, and animal figures associated with Halloween
View of Town Town Centre Remembrance Day is on 11 November. It is a special day set aside to remember all those men and women who were killed during the two World Wars and other conflicts. At 11am on each Remembrance Sunday a two minute silence is observed at war memorials and other public spaces across the UK.
Children wake up very early in the morning to find their__________ have been filled by Father Christmas.
Winter Spring Summer Autumn At what time of the year is Halloween celebrated ?
Americans still celebrate Thanksgiving Day in the fall. It is celebrated on the 4th Thursday in November.
Thanksgiving Day Symbols Turkey is an inseparable part of Thanksgiving celebration.
Independence Day On July 4, the United States celebrate Independence Day. It is called Independence Day, because on July 4, 1776 it was declared that the United States would be free and independent from England.
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