Public holidays and observances in China

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Wednesday New Year's weekend Common Local holiday
January 3 Thursday New Year's weekend Common Local holiday
February 4 Monday Spring Festival Eve National holiday
February 5 Tuesday Chinese New Year Observance
February 6 Wednesday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 7 Thursday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 8 Friday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 9 Saturday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 10 Sunday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 19 Tuesday Lantern Festival Observance
March 8 Friday Zhonghe Festival Observance
March 8 Friday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Tuesday Arbor Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 5 Friday Qing Ming Jie National holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day National holiday
May 4 Saturday Youth Day Observance
June 1 Saturday Children's Day Observance
June 7 Friday Dragon Boat Festival National holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 1 Monday CPC Founding Day Observance
July 11 Thursday Maritime Day Observance
August 1 Thursday Army Day National holiday
August 7 Wednesday Double Seven Festival Observance
August 15 Thursday Spirit Festival Observance
September 10 Tuesday Teachers' Day Observance
September 13 Friday Mid-Autumn Festival National holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 1 Tuesday National Day Public Holiday
October 2 Wednesday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 3 Thursday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 4 Friday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 5 Saturday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 6 Sunday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 7 Monday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 7 Monday Double Ninth Festival Observance
November 8 Friday Journalists' Day Observance
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Thursday New Year's weekend Common Local holiday
January 3 Friday New Year's weekend Common Local holiday
January 24 Friday Spring Festival Eve National holiday
January 25 Saturday Chinese New Year Observance
January 26 Sunday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
January 27 Monday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
January 28 Tuesday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
January 29 Wednesday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
January 30 Thursday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 8 Saturday Lantern Festival Observance
February 24 Monday Zhonghe Festival Observance
March 8 Sunday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Thursday Arbor Day Observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 4 Saturday Qing Ming Jie National holiday
May 1 Friday Labour Day National holiday
May 4 Monday Youth Day Observance
June 1 Monday Children's Day Observance
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 25 Thursday Dragon Boat Festival National holiday
July 1 Wednesday CPC Founding Day Observance
July 11 Saturday Maritime Day Observance
August 1 Saturday Army Day National holiday
August 25 Tuesday Double Seven Festival Observance
September 2 Wednesday Spirit Festival Observance
September 10 Thursday Teachers' Day Observance
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 1 Thursday Mid-Autumn Festival National holiday
October 1 Thursday National Day Public Holiday
October 2 Friday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 3 Saturday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 4 Sunday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 5 Monday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 6 Tuesday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 7 Wednesday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 25 Sunday Double Ninth Festival Observance
November 8 Sunday Journalists' Day Observance
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Saturday New Year's weekend Common Local holiday
February 11 Thursday Spring Festival Eve National holiday
February 12 Friday Chinese New Year Observance
February 13 Saturday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 14 Sunday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 15 Monday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 16 Tuesday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 17 Wednesday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 26 Friday Lantern Festival Observance
March 8 Monday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Friday Arbor Day Observance
March 14 Sunday Zhonghe Festival Observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 5 Monday Qing Ming Jie National holiday
May 1 Saturday Labour Day National holiday
May 4 Tuesday Youth Day Observance
June 1 Tuesday Children's Day Observance
June 14 Monday Dragon Boat Festival National holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 1 Thursday CPC Founding Day Observance
July 11 Sunday Maritime Day Observance
August 1 Sunday Army Day National holiday
August 14 Saturday Chinese Valentine's Day Observance
August 22 Sunday Spirit Festival Observance
September 10 Friday Teachers' Day Observance
September 21 Tuesday Mid-Autumn Festival National holiday
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
October 1 Friday National Day Public Holiday
October 2 Saturday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 3 Sunday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 4 Monday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 5 Tuesday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 6 Wednesday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 7 Thursday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 14 Thursday Double Ninth Festival Observance
November 8 Monday Journalists' Day Observance
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Sunday New Year's weekend Common Local holiday
January 31 Monday Spring Festival Eve National holiday
February 1 Tuesday Chinese New Year Observance
February 2 Wednesday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 3 Thursday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 4 Friday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 5 Saturday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 6 Sunday Spring Festival Golden Week holiday National holiday
February 15 Tuesday Lantern Festival Observance
March 4 Friday Zhonghe Festival Observance
March 8 Tuesday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Saturday Arbor Day Observance
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 5 Tuesday Qing Ming Jie National holiday
May 1 Sunday Labour Day National holiday
May 4 Wednesday Youth Day Observance
June 1 Wednesday Children's Day Observance
June 3 Friday Dragon Boat Festival National holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 1 Friday CPC Founding Day Observance
July 11 Monday Maritime Day Observance
August 1 Monday Army Day National holiday
August 4 Thursday Chinese Valentine's Day Observance
August 12 Friday Spirit Festival Observance
September 10 Saturday Mid-Autumn Festival National holiday
September 10 Saturday Teachers' Day Observance
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 1 Saturday National Day Public Holiday
October 2 Sunday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 3 Monday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 4 Tuesday Double Ninth Festival Observance
October 4 Tuesday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 5 Wednesday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 6 Thursday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
October 7 Friday National Day Golden Week holiday National holiday
November 8 Tuesday Journalists' Day Observance
December 22 Thursday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday