Seollal Holiday in South Korea
Chinese New Year is the first day of the New Year in the Chinese calendar, which differs from the Gregorian calendar. It is also known as the Spring Festival or the Lunar New Year. Every year is represented by a zodiac animal sign.
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Seollal Holiday Observances
|Sat||Feb 13||2010||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Wed||Feb 2||2011||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Sun||Jan 22||2012||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Sat||Feb 9||2013||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Thu||Jan 30||2014||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Wed||Feb 18||2015||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Sun||Feb 7||2016||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Fri||Jan 27||2017||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Thu||Feb 15||2018||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Mon||Feb 4||2019||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
|Fri||Jan 24||2020||Seollal Holiday||National holiday|
Quick FactsChinese New Year is the first day of the Chinese calendar, which is a lunisolar calendar mainly used for traditional celebrations.
Seollal Holiday 2018Thursday, February 15, 2018
Seollal Holiday 2019Monday, February 4, 2019
Other holidays in February 2018 in South Korea
- 2018 Winter Olympics start – Friday, February 9, 2018
- Valentine's Day – Wednesday, February 14, 2018
- Seollal – Friday, February 16, 2018
- Seollal Holiday – Saturday, February 17, 2018
- 2018 Winter Olympics end – Sunday, February 25, 2018