Heritage and Awareness Celebrations Calendar

The purpose of the Heritage and Awareness Celebration Calendar is to highlight holidays and observances that focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion. Please check out the Heritage and Awareness Celebration Descriptions. 

Spring 2024

  • Martin Luther King Day: January 16, 2024
  • Lunar New Year: February 10, 2024
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day: January 27, 2024
  • Black History Month: February 2024
  • Dominican Independence Day: Feb 27
  • Women's History Month: March 2024
  • Ramadan: March 10-April 9, 2024
  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month: April 2024
  • Easter: March 31, 2024
  • Passover: April 22-30, 2024
  • Jewish American Heritage Month: May 2024
  • Asian, Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month: May 2024
  • Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day: May 6
  • LGBTQ+ Pride Month: June 2024
  • Juneteenth: June 19, 2024

Fall 2024

  • Hispanic Heritage Month: September 15, 2024 - October 15, 2024
  • Rosh Hashanah: October 2-4, 2024
  • Yom Kippur: October 11, 2024
  • LGBTQ+ History Month: October 2024
  • World Mental Health Day: October 10, 2024
  • National Coming Out Day: October 11, 2024
  • Native American & Indigenous Heritage Month: November 2024
  • First Gen Day: November 8, 2024
  • Veteran's Day: November 11, 2024
  • Transgender Day of Remembrance: November 20, 2024
  • International Day of Persons with Disabilities: December 23, 2024
  • Hanukkah: December 25, 2024 - January 2, 2025
  • Christmas: December 25, 2024
  • Kwanzaa: December 26, 2024 - January 1, 2025