Top events in China

July
01

The blossoming of China's favourite aquatic flower heralds a carpet of colour across the lake and a month-long festival of music, dance and floral...

July
01

This theatre and dance festival, lasting for six weeks, showcases the best of local and global contemporary dance with more than two dozen shows...

July
01

This theatre and dance festival, lasting for six weeks, showcases the best of local and global contemporary dance with more than two dozen shows...

China Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

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.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
End date:
3 January 2016
February
08
Spring Festival (Chinese New Year)
Start date:
8 February 2016

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

April
29
Labour Day
Start date:
29 April 2016
End date:
1 May 2016
June
09
Dragon Boat Festival
Start date:
9 June 2016
September
16
Mid-Autumn Festival
Start date:
16 September 2016
October
01
National Day
Start date:
1 October 2016
End date:
7 October 2016
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