The purpose of
or Presidents Day, is to celebrate the first president of the United States, George Washington, born February 22nd, 1732, and in some states Abraham Linclon, born February 12th, 1809.
For the holiday in Botswana, see Presidents' Day (Botswana). .... the community
of Eustis, Florida, continues its annual "George Fest" celebration begun in 1902.
Presidents' Day is an American holiday celebrated on the third Monday in ... to
combine the celebration of Washington's Birthday with Abraham Lincoln's, which
Feb 18, 2013 ... Presidents' Day, also celebrated as Washington's Birthday, is a holiday
celebrated in honor of the first President of the United States and his ...
The George Washington Birthplace National Monument in VA, holds an annual
birthday celebration on President's Day and on his actual birthday. Visitors can ...
President's Day 2015 - 2016 honors The U.S. Presidents. ... We often think of two
great presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln when we celebrate ...
and banks have the day off, most businesses and industry do not recognize it ...
Feb 16, 2015 ... And just what the heck are we commemorating on "Presidents' Day"? ... not have
to observe federal holidays — most of them generally do (and ...
Washington's Birthday, also known as Presidents' Day, is a federal holiday held
on the third ... What do people do? ... This is because while most states have
adopted Washington's Birthday, some states officially celebrate Presidents' Day.
Aug 19, 2014 ... ... Abraham Lincoln. The day is sometimes understood as a celebration... ... The
origin of Presidents' Day lies in the 1880s, when the birthday of ...
Find out when Washington's birthday and President's Day are and facts about
each. ... When Was the First Public Celebration of Washington's Birthday?