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Holidays in Japan in 2016


DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 1FridayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Jan 2SaturdayJanuary 2 Bank HolidayBank holiday
Jan 3SundayJanuary 3 Bank HolidayBank holiday
Jan 11MondayComing of Age DayNational holiday
Feb 11ThursdayNational Foundation DayNational holiday
Mar 3ThursdayDolls' Festival/Girls' FestivalObservance
Mar 20SundayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 20SundaySpring EquinoxNational holiday
Mar 21MondaySpring Equinox observedNational holiday
Apr 29FridayShōwa DayNational holiday
May 3TuesdayConstitution Memorial DayNational holiday
May 4WednesdayGreenery DayNational holiday
May 5ThursdayChildren's DayNational holiday
Jun 20MondayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 7ThursdayStar FestivalObservance
Jul 18MondaySea DayNational holiday
Aug 11ThursdayMountain DayNational holiday
Sep 19MondayRespect for the Aged DayNational holiday
Sep 22ThursdaySeptember equinoxSeason
Sep 22ThursdayAutumn EquinoxNational holiday
Oct 10MondaySports DayNational holiday
Nov 3ThursdayCulture DayNational holiday
Nov 15Tuesday7-5-3 DayObservance
Nov 23WednesdayLabor Thanksgiving DayNational holiday
Dec 21WednesdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 23FridayEmperor's BirthdayNational holiday
Dec 25SundayChristmasObservance
Dec 31SaturdayDecember 31 Bank HolidayBank holiday

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