How to add country holidays to the calendar

This tip shows how to add holidays of your country or any other country to the Outlook calendar. See other tip how to add custom holidays to the calendar.

To add holidays of some country to Outlook calendar, do the following:

    1.    On the File tab, click the Options button:

Outlook 2016 options

    2.    In the Outlook Options dialog box, on the Calendar tab, under Calendar options, click the Add Holidays... button:

Calendar options Outlook 2016

    3.    On the Add Holidays to Calendar dialog box, select the country and check holidays for it:

Calendar options Outlook 2016

    4.    Click Ok to add holidays of the selected country to your Outlook calendar, for example holidays for Ukraine, United States and Thailand:

Calendar with holidays Outlook 2016

See also How to delete holidays and events from the calendar.