North Korea Holidays in 2018

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Mon, January 1 New YearPublic Holiday
Fri, February 16 Birth date of Kim Jong IlPublic Holiday
Tue, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Sun, April 15 Birth Date of Kim Il SungPublic Holiday
Wed, April 25 Chosun People's Army Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Tue, May 1 May DayPublic Holiday
Wed, June 6 Chosun Children's Union Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Tue, June 19 Great Leader Kim Jong Il DayPublic Holiday
Thu, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Fri, July 27 Day of Victory in the Fatherland Liberation WarPublic Holiday
Sat, August 25 Day of SongunPublic Holiday
Sun, September 9 National DayPublic Holiday
Sun, September 23 September equinoxSeason
Wed, October 10 Party Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Sat, November 10 Mother's DayObservance
Fri, December 21 December SolsticeSeason
Mon, December 24 Birth Date of Kim Jong SukPublic Holiday
Thu, December 27 Constitution DayPublic Holiday


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