Public Holidays in Taiwan in 2017

Taiwan Upcoming Holidays in Taiwan

Tomb Sweeping Day
Tomb Sweeping Day

3 April 2017 This National holiday is in 10 days. Qing Ming Jie, Tomb Sweeping Day or Mourning Day

Childrens Day
Childrens Day

4 April 2017 This National holiday is in 11 days. Children's Day was declared a non-working public holiday by the Legislative Yuan in...

Labor Day
Labor Day

1 May 2017 This National holiday is in 38 days. This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the ...

Taiwan List of national public holidays of Taiwan in 2017

Day Date Holiday Comments
Sunday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day Republic Day
Monday January 02 Jan 2 New Years Day Holiday
Friday January 27 Jan 27 Chinese New Year E ve Day before 1st day of 1st lunar month
Saturday January 28 Jan 28 Chinese New Year 1st day of 1st lunar month
Sunday January 29 Jan 29 Chinese New Year Holiday 2nd day of 1st lunar month
Monday January 30 Jan 30 Chinese New Year Holiday 3rd day of 1st lunar month
Tuesday January 31 Jan 31 Chinese New Year Holiday 4th day of 1st lunar month
Wednesday February 01 Feb 1 Chinese New Year Holiday 5th day of 1st lunar month
Saturday February 11 Feb 11 Lantern Festival 15th Day of 1st lunar month
Monday February 27 Feb 27 Public Holiday
Tuesday February 28 Feb 28 Peace Memorial Day
Monday April 03 Apr 3 Tomb Sweeping Day Moved in 2017 to create long weekend
Tuesday April 04 Apr 4 Childrens Day
Monday May 01 May 1 Labor Day Private sector workers only
Sunday May 14 May 14 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Monday May 29 May 29 Dragon Boat Festival Holiday
Tuesday May 30 May 30 Dragon Boat Festival Tuen Ng Festival
Tuesday August 08 Aug 8 Father's Day Always on 8 August. Not a public holiday
Wednesday October 04 Oct 4 Mid Autumn Festival
Monday October 09 Oct 9 National Day Celebrates the start of the Wuchang Uprising of October 10, 1911
Tuesday October 10 Oct 10 National Day Holiday
Saturday October 28 Oct 28 Double Ninth Day Autumn Remembrance


National Holiday Not a Public Holiday


  • If a holiday falls on a Saturday, the preceding day will be a holiday.
  • If the holiday falls on a Sunday, the following day will be a holiday.
  • Alternative dates for the Lunar New Year holiday will always be taken after the holiday.

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