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Holidays in South Korea in 2016


DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 1FridayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Feb 7SundaySeollal Holiday Day 1National holiday
Feb 8MondaySeollal Holiday Day 2National holiday
Feb 9TuesdaySeollal Holiday Day 3National holiday
Feb 10WednesdaySeollal Substitute HolidayNational holiday
Mar 1TuesdayIndependence Movement DayNational holiday
Mar 20SundayMarch equinoxSeason
Apr 5TuesdayArbor DayObservance
May 1SundayLabor DayBank Holiday
May 5ThursdayChildren's DayNational holiday
May 8SundayParents' DayObservance
May 14SaturdayBuddha's BirthdayNational holiday
Jun 6MondayMemorial DayNational holiday
Jun 20MondayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 17SundayConstitution DayObservance
Aug 15MondayLiberation DayNational holiday
Sep 14WednesdayMid-Autumn Festival Day 1National holiday
Sep 15ThursdayMid-Autumn Festival Day 2National holiday
Sep 16FridayMid-Autumn Festival Day 3National holiday
Sep 22ThursdaySeptember equinoxSeason
Oct 1SaturdayArmed Forces DayObservance
Oct 3MondayNational Foundation DayNational holiday
Oct 9SundayHangeul Proclamation DayNational holiday
Dec 21WednesdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24SaturdayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25SundayChristmas DayNational holiday
Dec 31SaturdayNew Year's EveObservance

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