Republic of Korea has a total of 28 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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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Chinese New Year is the first day of the Chinese calendar, which is a lunisolar calendar mainly used for traditional celebrations.
|Independence Movement Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Children's Day observed
|Armed Forces Day
|National Foundation Day
|Hangeul Proclamation Day
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.