List of national public holidays of South Korea in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for South 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
None None Christmas Day
None None New Year's Day
None None Labour Day Not an official holiday but widely observed
None None Buddha's Birthday Usually in late May
None None Childrens Day Holiday
None None Constitution Day Celebrates the declaration of the Constitution in 1948
None None National Foundation Day
None None Hangeul Day Korean alphabet day
None None Harvest Festival Chuseok
None None Harvest Festival Holiday Day before Chuseok
None None Harvest Festival Holiday Substitute Holiday
None None Harvest Festival Holiday Day after Chuseok
None None March 1st Movement
None None Liberation Day
None None Korean New Year Usually in early February; three-day consecutive holidays
None None Korean New Year Holiday Usually in early February; three-day consecutive holidays
None None Korean New Year Holiday Usually in early February; three-day consecutive holidays
None None Memorial Day
None None Local Elections Day