This page contains a national calendar of all 2020 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.
UPDATE: China’s State Council has announced that the Spring Festival holiday will be extended to 2 February 2020 (Sunday) across the country.
|1 Jan||Wed||New Year Holiday|
|24 Jan to 2 Feb||Fri to Sun||Spring Festival|
|4 Apr to 6 Apr||Sat to Mon||Ching Ming Festival|
|1 May to 5 May||Fri to Tue||Labour Day Holiday|
|25 Jun to 27 Jun||Thu to Sat||Dragon Boat Festival|
|1 Oct to 8 Oct||Thu to Thu||National Day Holiday|
|1 Oct||Thu||Mid-Autumn Festival|
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The State Council also provides public holidays for specific social groups:
|8 Mar||Sun||International Women's Day *|
|4 May||Mon||Youth Day *|
|1 Jun||Mon||Children's Day *|
|1 Aug||Sat||Army Day *|
— International Women’s Day is observed for half day by women only.
— Youth Day is observed for half day by youths between age 14 to 28.
— Children’s Day is observed for a full day by children below age 14.
— Army Day is observed for half day by military personnel in active service.