Holidays in the USA last only one day - begin and end 25 December. And fasting are not known there, and the second day of Christmas is a normal working day. the entire period, which begins the day after the biggest festival of America - Thanksgiving (fourth Friday of November) is the period of holidays - it is as if before the Christmas holidays. Most felt that on the streets and shops, which are abuzz with artificial snow, St. Santa Claus, sleigh drawn by reindeer and Christmas carols from the speakers. People buying frenzy sweeps star gifts first - buy what you can, after the holidays and give back. Tradition dictates open gifts on Christmas night, but after a modest breakfast, usually in children, the curiosity and surprise wins are unpacked. Of course, the obligatory Christmas tree decorations on the doors and a traditional roast turkey.