Columbus Day, also known as Discovery Day, celebrates the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the Americas on October 12 1492 and the discovery of the Americas. Click here to learn more about Columbus Day
Discovery Day is observed by many countries to commemorate the discovery of the nation, land, region, valuable discoveries such as gold or other significant discoveries. Click here to learn more about Discovery Day
Discovery Day is observed on December 5 in Hispaniola (both Haiti and Dominican Republic) to celebrate the date in 1492 when Christopher Columbus landed on the island.