Orangemen's Day

Posted by on Sunday, July 10, 2016
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Orangemen's Day commemorates the Battle of the Boyne, which took place in 1690 outside Drogheda, now in the Republic of Ireland. It is a provincial holiday in Newfoundland and Labrador on the Monday closest to July 12.

Orangemen's Day is generally celebrated by people with a Protestant Irish or Scottish background, particularly those who support the Orange Order. 

The Monday closest to July 12 is a provincial holiday in Newfoundland and Labrador.



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