Columbus Day is one of the national holidays of America and many cities of the country officially celebrate the arrival anniversary of Christopher Columbus’s on October 12, 1492. The arrival of Christopher Columbus is celebrated as “Columbus Day”. In some cities, it is known as “Día de la Raza” (“Day of the Race”), whereas in some countries of Latin America it is celebrated as Día de la Hispanidad” and “Fiesta Nacional” in Spain. It is also celebrated as the religious festivity of la Virgen del Pilar, as Día de las Américas (Day of the Americas) in Belize and Uruguay. It is always celebrated on the second Monday of October. In some cities of the nation, it is celebrated as a public holiday where schools, colleges, and offices are closed, but there are some cities where it is a normal working day.

How it is celebrated?

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As it is considered as the previous day and holiday, some cities in the nation host the parades to celebrate the occasion. Both cities New York and Boston have sizeable Columbus Day parades whereas San-Francisco has re-named this occasion as Italian Heritage Parade. On the day of celebration, many Italian Americans dress up, plays music and enjoy delicious food after enjoying the parade. They display the pride of being Americans. Millions of children have been taught about the renowned genius Christopher Columbus, who discovered America. It’s a day when people of America feel pride in being American and enjoys the patriotism across the day.

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Want to Fly for Celebration?

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