Annual Events and Holidays in NYC
POW Recognition Day
April 9, 2021 (33 days away)
A day in recognition of former prisoners of war, commemorating the beginning of the Bataan Death March on April 9, 1942, when thousands of American and Filipino war prisoners were surrendered to the custody of the Imperial Japanese Army and forced to march nearly 70 miles while being abused and murdered.
Upcoming EventsWashington's Birthday (February 19th)
NYC public schools midwinter recess begins (February 17th)
Special Election for Queens Borough President (canceled due to coronavirus concerns, with no date scheduled) (March 24th)