Chinese holiday dates for 2018 & 2019

Almost all work contracts in China include the official Chinese public holidays. To give you an idea of the dates and number of free days these add to your free time in China you can check the official holiday dates below.

Holiday 2018 Date 2019 Date
New Year’s Day Dec. 30 2017 – Jan. 1 2018 Dec. 30 2018 – Jan. 1 2019
Chinese New Year Feb. 15 – 21 Feb. 4 – 10
Tomb Sweeping Festival Apr. 5 – 7 Apr. 5 – 7
May Day Apr. 29 – May 1 May 1
Dragon Boat Festival Jun. 16 – 18 Jun. 7 – 9
Mid-Autumn Day Sep. 22 – 24 Sep. 13 – 15
National Day Oct. 1 – 7 Oct. 1 – 7

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