Macao has a total of 25 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
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
Lunar New Year (First Day)
Tuesday February 5
Lunar New Year (Second Day)
Wednesday February 6
Lunar New Year (Third Day)
Thursday February 7
March Equinox
Wednesday March 20
Cheng Ming Festival
Friday April 5
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday April 19
Holy Saturday
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Saturday April 20
Labor Day / May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Wednesday May 1
Buddha's Birthday
Sunday May 12
Dragon Boat Festival
Friday June 7
June Solstice
Friday June 21
Day after the Mid-Autumn-Festival
Saturday September 14
September Equinox
Monday September 23
National Day of the People's Republic of China
Tuesday October 1
Day after PRC National Day
Wednesday October 2
Chong Yeung Festival (Festival of Ancestors)
Monday October 7
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
Feast of the immaculate Conception
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.
Sunday December 8
Macau S.A.R. Establishment Day
Friday December 20
December Solstice
Sunday December 22
Winter Solstice
Sunday December 22
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 24
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday December 25
New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday December 31