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    Oct Holidays?

    We are thinking of Honeymooning in Aruba from Oct 13- 23. Are there any Arubian (is that the term?) holidays, or even US holidays we should be wary of during that time?

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    http://www.qppstudio.net/publicholidays2009/aruba.htm

    looks like october has no holidays!
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    colombus day is oct 12. people work but the kids have the day off.


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    There is a music concert during Columbus Day weekend. So far, I read Jamiee Fox and Wayne Brady but not sure of the others.
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    Quote Originally Posted by EdnaSmith View Post
    There is a music concert during Columbus Day weekend. So far, I read Jamiee Fox and Wayne Brady but not sure of the others.
    Edna you are correct there is usually a concert that weekend, however Foxx and Brady will perform in Aruba for the Soul Festival Memorial Day weekend. Soul Beach® Music Festival-- May 20-25, 2009

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    Here are all the holiday -

    National Holidays 2009
    New Year's Day January 1
    Betico Croes' Birthday
    January 25
    Carnival Monday February 23
    National Anthem & Flag Day March 18
    Good Friday
    April 10
    Easter Monday April 13
    Queen's Day
    April 30
    Labor Day May 1
    Ascension Day
    May 21
    Christmas Day December 25
    Boxing Day
    December 26

    Other Events
    Garage Centraal Extravaganza Drag Race- April 27- 28
    2008 Aruba Soul Beach Music Festival
    21st Annual Aruba Hi-Winds Amateur World Challenge- June 27 - July 3
    Dera Gai (St. John's Day)- June 24
    Heineken Music Festival- July 6 - 7
    Annual Aruba Reef Care Project- July 6 - 7
    Aruba International Pro-Am Golf Tournament- August 23 - 27
    Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival September 5 & 6, 2008
    Aruba Poker Classic 2008 September 27 - October 4
    Aruba Music Festival 2008 October 10 & 11, 2008 Brochure
    Aruba International Grand Slam Beach Tennis Festival October 24 - 26, 2009
    Annual International Catamaran Regatta- November 4 - 12
    Sint Nicolaas Day- December 5
    Super Nationals Drag Races
    International Deep Sea Fishing Tournament

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    Thank you kindly everyone.
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