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Holidays in South Korea in 2012


DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 1SundayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Jan 22SundaySeollal Holiday Day 1National holiday
Jan 23MondaySeollal Holiday Day 2National holiday
Jan 24TuesdaySeollal Holiday Day 3National holiday
Mar 1ThursdayIndependence Movement DayNational holiday
Mar 20TuesdayMarch equinoxSeason
Apr 5ThursdayArbor DayObservance
May 1TuesdayLabor DayBank Holiday
May 5SaturdayChildren's DayNational holiday
May 8TuesdayParents' DayObservance
May 28MondayBuddha's BirthdayNational holiday
Jun 6WednesdayMemorial DayNational holiday
Jun 20WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 17TuesdayConstitution DayObservance
Aug 15WednesdayLiberation DayNational holiday
Sep 22SaturdaySeptember equinoxSeason
Sep 29SaturdayMid-Autumn Festival Day 1National holiday
Sep 30SundayMid-Autumn Festival Day 2National holiday
Oct 1MondayMid-Autumn Festival Day 3National holiday
Oct 1MondayArmed Forces DayObservance
Oct 3WednesdayNational Foundation DayNational holiday
Oct 9TuesdayHangeul Proclamation DayObservance
Dec 21FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24MondayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25TuesdayChristmas DayNational holiday
Dec 31MondayNew Year's EveObservance

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