Public Holidays in North Korea 2018

Upcoming Holidays in North Korea

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Mon : New Year's Day

Fri : Birth Day of Kim Jong Il

Fri : Korean New Year

Fri : Tree Planting Day

Thu : International Women's Day

Thu : Chungmyung Day

  • Chungmyung Day marks the passing of the worst of winter and is a day for tidying up graves and doing home repairs that winter prohibited

Sun : Birth Date of Kim Il Sung

Wed : Military Foundation Day

Tue : Labour Day

Wed : Children's Union Foundation Day

Fri : Victory Day

Wed : National Liberation Day

Sat : Day of Songun

  • A holiday established in 2013 to mark Kim Jong-il's inspection visit to the Seoul Ryu Kyong Su Guards 105th Armored Division of the Korean People's Army on August 25, 1960, regarded as the start of the Songun revolutionary leadership by the North Korean g

Sun : National Day

Mon : Harvest Festival

Wed : Party Foundation Day

Thu : Constitution Day

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