Top events in Taiwan

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
08

Intended as a way of showing respect and piety to the Lord Buddha, this annual event witnesses a symbolic temple ritual based on herbs and...

April
13

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 the January 2014-December 2015 period.

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
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