North Korea Holidays in 2019

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Tue, January 1 New YearPublic Holiday
Sat, February 16 Birth date of Kim Jong IlPublic Holiday
Wed, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Mon, April 15 Birth Date of Kim Il SungPublic Holiday
Thu, April 25 Chosun People's Army Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Wed, May 1 May DayPublic Holiday
Thu, June 6 Chosun Children's Union Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Wed, June 19 Great Leader Kim Jong Il DayPublic Holiday
Fri, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Sat, July 27 Day of Victory in the Fatherland Liberation WarPublic Holiday
Sun, August 25 Day of SongunPublic Holiday
Mon, September 9 National DayPublic Holiday
Mon, September 23 September equinoxSeason
Thu, October 10 Party Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Sat, November 9 Mother's DayObservance
Sun, December 22 December SolsticeSeason
Tue, December 24 Birth Date of Kim Jong SukPublic Holiday
Fri, December 27 Constitution DayPublic Holiday


Blue Monday

Lantern Festival

Ash Wednesday


Memorial Day