Top events in Taiwan

March
29

Less a festival than a time of remembrance, 29 March has been marked as Youth Day in Taiwan every year since 1954. It commemorates the 72 young...

April
05

Tying in with the anniversary of Chiang Kai-Shek’s death in 1975, the day has evolved into an opportunity for people to reflect on –...

April
19

Thanks to Taiwan’s island status, seafaring has always been a major part of the local culture. Mazu is the Goddess of the Sea, and is...

Taiwan Public Holidays

Below are Public Holidays for 2017.

2017

January
01
Founding Day of the Republic of China
Start date:
1 January 2017
January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2017
January
28
Chinese New Year
Start date:
28 January 2017
February
28
Peace Memorial Day
Start date:
28 February 2017
April
05
Tomb-Sweeping Day
Start date:
5 April 2017
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2017
May
30
Tuen Ng (Dragon Boat) Festival
Start date:
30 May 2017
October
04
Mid-Autumn Festival
Start date:
4 October 2017
October
10
National Day
Start date:
10 October 2017
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