North Korea Public Holidays 2019


Searching for the national holidays in North Korea? All public holidays in North Korea are treated like Sundays. This means that most of the North Korea employees have a day off and all schools are closed on these office holidays. If you are planning a trip to North Korea and want to know what the national and regional holidays are, check the details in the tables below.

Holidays in North Korea

List of Official Holidays in North Korea for Year 2019

# Date Holiday Day
1 January 01, 2019 New Year’s Day Tuesday
2 February 05, 2019 Korean New Year Tuesday
3 February 16, 2019 Birth Day of Kim Jong Il Saturday
4 February 19, 2019 Tree Planting Day Tuesday
5 March 08, 2019 International Women’s Day Friday
6 April 05, 2019 Chungmyung Day Friday
7 April 15, 2019 Birth Date of Kim Il Sung Monday
8 April 25, 2019 Military Foundation Day Thursday
9 May 01, 2019 Labour Day Wednesday
10 June 06, 2019 Children’s Union Foundation Day Thursday
11 July 27, 2019 Day of Victory Saturday
12 August 15, 2019 National Liberation Day Thursday
13 August 25, 2019 Day of Songun Sunday
14 September 09, 2019 National Day Monday
15 September 13, 2019 Harvest Festival Friday
16 October 10, 2019 Party Foundation Day Thursday
17 December 27, 2019 Constitution Day Friday

List of Official Holidays in North Korea for Year 2020

# Date Holiday Day
1 January 01, 2020 New Year’s Day Wednesday
2 January 25, 2020 Korean New Year Saturday
3 February 09, 2020 Tree Planting Day Sunday
4 February 16, 2020 Birth Day of Kim Jong Il Sunday
5 March 08, 2020 International Women’s Day Sunday
6 April 05, 2020 Chungmyung Day Sunday
7 April 15, 2020 Birth Date of Kim Il Sung Wednesday
8 April 25, 2020 Military Foundation Day Saturday
9 May 01, 2020 Labour Day Friday
10 June 06, 2020 Children’s Union Foundation Day Saturday
11 July 27, 2020 Day of Victory Monday
12 August 15, 2020 National Liberation Day Saturday
13 August 25, 2020 Day of Songun Tuesday
14 September 09, 2020 National Day Wednesday
15 October 01, 2020 Harvest Festival Thursday
16 October 10, 2020 Party Foundation Day Saturday
17 December 27, 2020 Constitution Day Sunday

List of Official Holidays in North Korea for Year 2021

# Date Holiday Day
1 January 01, 2021 New Year’s Day Friday
2 February 12, 2021 Korean New Year Friday
3 February 16, 2021 Birth Day of Kim Jong Il Tuesday
4 February 27, 2021 Tree Planting Day Saturday
5 March 08, 2021 International Women’s Day Monday
6 April 05, 2021 Chungmyung Day Monday
7 April 15, 2021 Birth Date of Kim Il Sung Thursday
8 April 25, 2021 Military Foundation Day Sunday
9 May 01, 2021 Labour Day Saturday
10 June 06, 2021 Children’s Union Foundation Day Sunday
11 July 27, 2021 Day of Victory Tuesday
12 August 15, 2021 National Liberation Day Sunday
13 August 25, 2021 Day of Songun Wednesday
14 September 09, 2021 National Day Thursday
15 September 21, 2021 Harvest Festival Tuesday
16 October 10, 2021 Party Foundation Day Sunday
17 December 27, 2021 Constitution Day Monday

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