Top events in China

February
11

Chinese New Year is best recognised for having one of the grandest fireworks displays on earth, which almost everyone in Shanghai contributes to....

March
01

Writers from across China, Asia and the world attend what is China’s largest annual literary festival.

March
01

Writers from across China, Asia and the world attend what is China’s largest annual literary festival.

China Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

Public holiday note

In addition to the Public Holidays listed, other holidays may be observed locally and certain groups have official Public Holidays on the following dates:

8 Mar
International Women's Day.
4 May National Youth Day.
23 May Tibet Liberation Day.
1 Jun International Children's Day.
1 Aug Army Day.

2021

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2021
End date:
3 January 2021
February
11
Spring Festival (Chinese New Year)
Start date:
11 February 2021
End date:
17 February 2021

Seven days' public holidays from Lunar New Year's Eve

April
29
Labour Day
Start date:
29 April 2021
End date:
1 May 2021
September
19
Mid-Autumn Festival
Start date:
19 September 2021
End date:
21 September 2021
October
01
National Day
Start date:
1 October 2021
End date:
7 October 2021
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