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China Public Holidays 2023

This page contains a national calendar of all 2023 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

1 JanSunNew Year Holiday
21 Jan to 27 JanSat to FriSpring Festival
3 Apr to 5 AprMon to WedChing Ming Festival
1 MayMonLabour Day Holiday
22 Jun to 23 JunThu to FriDragon Boat Festival
29 SepFriMid-Autumn Festival
1 Oct to 7 OctSun to SatNational Day Holiday
The dates in this table are an estimate. We will update this page once the official public holiday dates for 2023 are released.

The State Council also provides public holidays for specific social groups:

8 MarWedInternational Women's Day *
4 MayThuYouth Day *
1 JunThuChildren's Day *
1 AugTueArmy 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.