Top events in Taiwan

June
01

Re-enacts the tragic story of poet Chu Yuan, along the Keelung River.

June
23

One of the most enjoyable celebrations on the Taiwanese calendar, the event sees dragon boat races take place across the country. These days,...

July
01

A month-long carnival in temples and on the streets in honour of the ancestors.

Taiwan Public Holidays

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

2016

January
01
Founding Day of the Republic of China
Start date:
1 January 2016
January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
February
08
Chinese New Year
Start date:
8 February 2016

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

February
28
Peace Memorial Day
Start date:
28 February 2016
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2016

Not an official public holiday.

June
09
Tuen Ng (Dragon Boat) Festival
Start date:
9 June 2016
September
16
Mid-Autumn Festival
Start date:
16 September 2016
October
10
National Day
Start date:
10 October 2016
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