List of national public holidays of China in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for China. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day
Feb. 15, 2018 Feb. 15, 2018 Chinese New Year Eve Eve of 1st lunar month
Feb. 16, 2018 Feb. 16, 2018 Chinese New Year 1st day of 1st lunar month
Feb. 17, 2018 Feb. 17, 2018 Chinese New Year Holiday 2nd day of 1st lunar month
Feb. 18, 2018 Feb. 18, 2018 Chinese New Year Holiday 3rd day of 1st lunar month
Feb. 19, 2018 Feb. 19, 2018 Chinese New Year Holiday 4th day of 1st lunar month.
Feb. 20, 2018 Feb. 20, 2018 Chinese New Year Holiday 5th day of 1st lunar month. Compensated by Sunday 11 February
Feb. 21, 2018 Feb. 21, 2018 Chinese New Year Holiday 6th day of 1st lunar month. Compensated by Saturday 24 February
March 8, 2018 March 8, 2018 Women's Day All women can have a half day holiday
April 5, 2018 April 5, 2018 Ching Ming Festival Qing Ming Jie, Tomb Sweeping Day or Mourning Day
April 6, 2018 April 6, 2018 Ching Ming Festival Holiday Additional holiday. Compensated by Sunday 8 April
April 30, 2018 April 30, 2018 Labour Day Holiday Additional holiday. Compensated by Saturday 28 April
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Labour Day
June 18, 2018 June 18, 2018 Dragon Boat Festival Tuen Ng Festival
Sept. 24, 2018 Sept. 24, 2018 Mid Autumn Festival Moon Festival
Oct. 1, 2018 Oct. 1, 2018 National Day
Oct. 2, 2018 Oct. 2, 2018 National Day Holiday
Oct. 3, 2018 Oct. 3, 2018 National Day Holiday
Oct. 4, 2018 Oct. 4, 2018 National Day Holiday Compensated by Saturday 29 September
Oct. 5, 2018 Oct. 5, 2018 National Day Holiday Compensated by Sunday 30 September
Oct. 17, 2018 Oct. 17, 2018 Chung Yeung Festival Double Ninth Festival or Dual-Yang Festival