Macao has a total of 23 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
Lunar New Year (First Day)
Tuesday February 5 National holiday
Lunar New Year (Second Day)
Wednesday February 6 National holiday
Lunar New Year (Third Day)
Thursday February 7 National holiday
March Equinox
Wednesday March 20 Season
Cheng Ming Festival
Friday April 5 National holiday
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday April 19 Observance
Holy Saturday
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Saturday April 20 Observance
Labor Day / May 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 Observance
Dragon Boat Festival
Friday June 7 Observance
June Solstice
Friday June 21 Season
Day after the Mid-Autumn-Festival
Saturday September 14 National holiday
September Equinox
Monday September 23 Season
National Day of the People's Republic of China
Tuesday October 1 National holiday
Chong Yeung Festival (Festival of Ancestors)
Monday October 21 National holiday
All Soul's Day
All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
Saturday November 2 Observance
Feast of the immaculate Conception
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.
Sunday December 8 Observance
Macau S.A.R. Establishment Day
Friday December 20 National holiday
December Solstice
Sunday December 22 Season
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 24 Observance
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday December 25 Observance
New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 31 Observance