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Holidays and Observances in North Korea in 2018

Holidays and Observances in North Korea in 2018

Date NameType
Jan 1MondayNew YearPublic Holiday
Feb 16FridayBirth date of Kim Jong IlPublic Holiday
Feb 16FridayLunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday
Mar 3SaturdayCheongwoldaeboreumPublic Holiday
Mar 8ThursdayInternational Women's DayPublic Holiday
Mar 21WednesdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 15SundayBirth Date of Kim Il SungPublic Holiday
Apr 25WednesdayChosun People's Army Foundation DayPublic Holiday
May 1TuesdayMay DayPublic Holiday
Jun 6WednesdayChosun Children's Union Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Jun 21ThursdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 27FridayDay of Victory in the Fatherland Liberation WarPublic Holiday
Aug 15WednesdayLiberation DayPublic Holiday
Aug 25SaturdayDay of SongunPublic Holiday
Sep 9SundayNational DayPublic Holiday
Sep 23SundaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Sep 24MondayChuseok Harvest FestivalPublic Holiday
Oct 10WednesdayParty Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Nov 16FridayMother's DayObservance
Dec 22SaturdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 27ThursdayConstitution DayPublic Holiday

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