Hong Kong has a total of 22 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Weekday Date Type
New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday January 1 National holiday
Chinese Lunar New Year's Day
Chinese New Year is the first day of the Chinese calendar, which is a lunisolar calendar mainly used for traditional celebrations.
Tuesday February 5 National holiday
Second day of Chinese Lunar New Year
Wednesday February 6 National holiday
Third day of Chinese Lunar New Year
Thursday February 7 National holiday
Valentine's Day
Thursday February 14 Observance
Tomb Sweeping Day
Friday April 5 National holiday
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday April 19 National holiday
Holy Saturday
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Saturday April 20 National holiday
Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Sunday April 21 Observance
Easter Monday
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Monday April 22 National holiday
Labour Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Wednesday May 1 National holiday
Buddha's Birthday
Sunday May 12 National holiday
Mother's Day
Sunday May 12 Observance
Day following Buddha's Birthday
Monday May 13 National holiday
Dragon Boat Festival
Friday June 7 National holiday
Father's Day
Sunday June 16 Observance
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day
Monday July 1 National holiday
Day after Mid-Autumn Festival
Saturday September 14 National holiday
National Day of the People's Republic of China
Tuesday October 1 National holiday
Chung Yeung Festival
Monday October 7 National holiday
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday December 25 National holiday
Boxing Day
Thursday December 26 National holiday