Annual Events and Holidays in NYC
POW Recognition Day
April 9, 2021 (163 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 EventsNYC public schools midwinter recess begins (February 17th)
Special Election for Queens Borough President (canceled due to coronavirus concerns, with no date scheduled) (March 24th)
NYC public schools Spring recess (schools remain closed due to coronavirus) (April 9th)