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Tynwald Day, also known as the National Day of the Isle of Man, is traditionally observed on July 5th, or the following Monday if it falls on a weekend. The Tynwald legislature meets at St John’s, holding sessions in the Royal Chapel and on ancient Tynwald Hill. Since 2000, the week surrounding Tynwald Day has been designated as Manx National Week. The day’s celebrations extend beyond the formal proceedings, featuring a traditional fair and market that have endured through the centuries. As evening falls, the island comes alive with concerts, culminating in a stirring rendition of the Manx national anthem and a dazzling fireworks display. This blend of solemn ceremony and festive celebration encapsulates the Isle of Man’s rich heritage and vibrant community spirit.