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Holidays and Observances in South Korea in 2025

Holidays and Observances in South Korea in 2025

Date NameType
Jan 1WednesdayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday
Jan 29WednesdaySeollal HolidayPublic Holiday
Jan 29WednesdaySeollalPublic Holiday
Jan 30ThursdaySeollal HolidayPublic Holiday
Feb 14FridayValentine's DayObservance
Mar 1SaturdayIndependence Movement DayNational holiday
Mar 20ThursdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 5SaturdayArbor DayObservance
May 1ThursdayLabor DayBank Holiday
May 5MondayBuddha’s BirthdayPublic Holiday
May 5MondayChildren's DayPublic Holiday
May 8ThursdayParents' DayObservance
May 15ThursdayTeacher's DayObservance
Jun 6FridayMemorial DayPublic Holiday
Jun 21SaturdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 17ThursdayConstitution DayObservance
Aug 15FridayLiberation DayNational holiday
Sep 23TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 1WednesdayArmed Forces DayObservance
Oct 3FridayNational Foundation DayNational holiday
Oct 5SundayChuseok HolidayPublic Holiday
Oct 6MondayChuseokPublic Holiday
Oct 7TuesdayChuseok HolidayPublic Holiday
Oct 9ThursdayHangeul Proclamation DayNational holiday
Oct 31FridayHalloweenObservance
Dec 22MondayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24WednesdayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25ThursdayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
Dec 31WednesdayNew Year's EveObservance

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