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Holidays and Observances in South Korea in 2022

Holidays and Observances in South Korea in 2022

Date NameType
Jan 1SaturdayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday
Jan 31MondaySeollal HolidayPublic Holiday
Feb 1TuesdaySeollalPublic Holiday
Feb 2WednesdaySeollal HolidayPublic Holiday
Feb 14MondayValentine's DayObservance
Mar 1TuesdayIndependence Movement DayNational holiday
Mar 9WednesdayPresidential ElectionPublic Holiday
Mar 21MondayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 5TuesdayArbor DayObservance
May 1SundayLabor DayBank Holiday
May 5ThursdayChildren's DayPublic Holiday
May 8SundayBuddha's BirthdayPublic Holiday
May 8SundayParents' DayObservance
May 15SundayTeacher's DayObservance
Jun 1WednesdayLocal Election DayPublic Holiday
Jun 6MondayMemorial DayPublic Holiday
Jun 21TuesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 17SundayConstitution DayObservance
Aug 15MondayLiberation DayNational holiday
Sep 9FridayChuseok HolidayPublic Holiday
Sep 10SaturdayChuseokPublic Holiday
Sep 11SundayChuseok HolidayPublic Holiday
Sep 12MondayDay off for Chuseok HolidayPublic Holiday
Sep 23FridaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 1SaturdayArmed Forces DayObservance
Oct 3MondayNational Foundation DayNational holiday
Oct 9SundayHangeul Proclamation DayNational holiday
Oct 10MondayDay off for Hangeul Proclamation DayNational holiday
Oct 31MondayHalloweenObservance
Dec 22ThursdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24SaturdayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25SundayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
Dec 31SaturdayNew Year's EveObservance

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