National Holidays and Festivals in China - 2013

January
1   -   New Year's Day (National holiday)
2   -   New Year's weekend (National holiday)
3   -   New Year's weekend (National holiday)
February
9   -   Spring Festival Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
10   -   Chinese New Year (National holiday)
11   -   Spring Festival Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
12   -   Spring Festival Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
13   -   Spring Festival Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
14   -   Spring Festival Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
15   -   Spring Festival Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
24   -   Lantern Festival (Observance)
March
8   -   International Women's Day (Observance)
12   -   Arbor Day (Observance)
13   -   Zhonghe Festival (Observance)
20   -   March equinox (Season)
April
4   -   Qing Ming Jie (National holiday)
5   -   Qing Ming Jie holiday (National holiday)
6   -   Qing Ming Jie holiday (National holiday)
29   -   Labour Day Holiday (National holiday)
30   -   Labour Day Holiday (National holiday)
May
1   -   Labor Day / May Day (National holiday)
4   -   Youth Day (Observance)
June
1   -   Children's Day (Observance)
10   -   Dragon Boat Festival holiday (National holiday)
11   -   Dragon Boat Festival holiday (National holiday)
12   -   Dragon Boat Festival (National holiday)
21   -   June Solstice (Season)
July
1   -   CPC Founding Day (Observance)
11   -   Maritime Day (Observance)
August
1   -   Army Day (Observance)
13   -   Double Seven Festival (Observance)
21   -   Spirit Festival (Observance)
September
10   -   Teachers' Day (Observance)
19   -   Mid-Autumn Festival (National holiday)
20   -   Mid-Autumn Festival holiday (National holiday)
21   -   Mid-Autumn Festival holiday (National holiday)
22   -   September equinox (Season)
30   -   Special Working Day (Weekend)
October
1   -   National Day (National holiday)
2   -   National Day Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
3   -   National Day Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
4   -   National Day Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
5   -   National Day Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
6   -   National Day Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
7   -   National Day Golden Week holiday (National holiday)
8   -   Special Working Day (Weekend)
9   -   Special Working Day (Weekend)
10   -   Special Working Day (Weekend)
11   -   Special Working Day (Weekend)
12   -   Special Working Day (Weekend)
13   -   Special Working Day (Weekend)
13   -   Double Ninth Festival (Observance)
November
8   -   Journalists' Day (Observance)
December
21   -   December Solstice (Season)

 

 




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