List of national public holidays of North Korea in 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2020 public holidays for North Korea. 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, 2020 Jan. 1, 2020 New Year's Day
Jan. 25, 2020 Jan. 25, 2020 Korean New Year Seollal
Feb. 9, 2020 Feb. 9, 2020 Tree Planting Day First full moon of the lunar new year
Feb. 16, 2020 Feb. 16, 2020 Birth Day of Kim Jong Il Day of the Shining Star
March 8, 2020 March 8, 2020 International Women's Day
April 5, 2020 April 5, 2020 Chungmyung Day
April 15, 2020 April 15, 2020 Birth Date of Kim Il Sung Day of the Sun
April 25, 2020 April 25, 2020 Military Foundation Day Chosun People's Army Foundation Day
May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 Labour Day
June 6, 2020 June 6, 2020 Children's Union Foundation Day
July 27, 2020 July 27, 2020 Victory Day Day of Victory in the Fatherland Liberation War
Aug. 15, 2020 Aug. 15, 2020 National Liberation Day
Aug. 25, 2020 Aug. 25, 2020 Day of Songun
Sept. 9, 2020 Sept. 9, 2020 National Day
Oct. 1, 2020 Oct. 1, 2020 Harvest Festival Chuseok
Oct. 10, 2020 Oct. 10, 2020 Party Foundation Day
Dec. 27, 2020 Dec. 27, 2020 Constitution Day