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Health and Sports Day in Japan

Is Health and Sports Day a Public Holiday?

Health and Sports Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Health and Sports Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015MonOct 12Health and Sports DayNational holiday
2016MonOct 10Health and Sports DayNational holiday
2017MonOct 9Health and Sports DayNational holiday
2018MonOct 8Health and Sports DayNational holiday
2019MonOct 14Health and Sports DayNational holiday
2020FriJul 24Sports DayNational holiday
2021MonOct 11Sports DayNational holiday
2022MonOct 10Sports DayNational holiday
2023MonOct 9Sports DayNational holiday
2024MonOct 14Sports DayNational holiday
2025MonOct 13Sports DayNational holiday

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