Indigenous People's Day (also known as Native American Day)

  • Monday | October 8th, 2018
  • 12:01 am
  • Everywhere

Description:Indigenous People's Day (also known as Native American Day) is a holiday celebrated in various localities in the United States, begun as a counter-celebration to Columbus Day. The purpose of the day is to promote Native American culture and commemorate the history of Native American peoples. Indigenous People's Day is usually held on the second Monday of October, coinciding with federal observance of Columbus Day.