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.

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
January
01
Founding Day of the Republic of China
Start date:
1 January 2014
January
30
Chinese New Year
Start date:
30 January 2014
End date:
3 February 2014

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

February
28
228 Peace Memorial Day
Start date:
28 February 2014
April
05
Tomb-Sweeping Day
Start date:
5 April 2014
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014

Not an official public holiday.

June
02
Tuen Ng (Dragon Boat) Festival
Start date:
2 June 2014
September
08
Mid-Autumn Festival
Start date:
8 September 2014
October
10
National Day
Start date:
10 October 2014

2015

January
01
Founding Day of the Republic of China
Start date:
1 January 2015
January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
February
19
Chinese New Year
Start date:
19 February 2015

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

February
28
228 Peace Memorial Day
Start date:
28 February 2015
April
05
Tomb-Sweeping Day
Start date:
5 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015

Not an official public holiday.

June
20
Tuen Ng (Dragon Boat) Festival
Start date:
20 June 2015
September
27
Mid-Autumn Festival
Start date:
27 September 2015
October
10
National Day
Start date:
10 October 2015
Edited by Jane Duru
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