Holiday Guide for Macau in 2019

Macau 2019
Macau
2019

Macau information

Population: 649,100
Capital: Macau
Calling Code: (853)
Time Zone: +8 UTC
Currency: Macanese pataca
Language: Chinese

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Temperature: 28.9°c
Wind speed: 2.78kph
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Macau List of National Holidays in Macau in 2019

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

Macau: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

Chinese New Year Eve


Chinese New Year Eve

Macau: The Chinese New Year is very similar to the Western one, swathed in traditions and rituals

Chinese New Year Holiday


Chinese New Year Holiday

Macau: The Chinese New Year is very similar to the Western one, swathed in traditions and rituals

Chinese New Year Holiday


Chinese New Year Holiday

Macau: The Chinese New Year is very similar to the Western one, swathed in traditions and rituals

Ching Ming Festival

 Long Weekend! 
Ching Ming Festival

Macau: Ching Ming is the Remembrance of Ancestors Day or Grave-Sweeping Day

Good Friday

 Long Weekend! 
Good Friday

Macau: Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

The Day before Easter


The Day before Easter

Macau: Day before Easter and the last day of Holy Week. Commemorates the day that Jesus Christ's body lay in the tomb

Labour Day


Labour Day

Macau: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Buddha's Birthday


Buddha's Birthday

Macau: Marks three key events in Buddhas life - his birthday, the enlightenment and his achievement of Nirvana

Tuen Ng Festival

 Long Weekend! 
Tuen Ng Festival

Macau: The Tuen Ng Festival, otherwise known as the Dragon Boat Festival, has been celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth moon for millennia

Day following Chong Chao Festival


Day following Chong Chao Festival

Macau: Day following the Mid-Autumn Festival which starts on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month

National Day


National Day

Macau: The Peoples Republic of China observes its anniversary on Oct 1st

National Day Holiday


National Day Holiday

Macau: The Peoples Republic of China observes its anniversary on Oct 1st

Chung Yeung Festival

 Long Weekend! 
Chung Yeung Festival

Macau: The festival, otherwise known as Autumn Remembrance, has been celebrated on the ninth day of the ninth moon for millennia

All Souls' Day


All Souls' Day

Macau: Dedicated to the remembrance of the departed. All Souls' Day follows All Saints' Day.

Feast of Immaculate Conception


Feast of Immaculate Conception

Macau: It is a day that celebrates the belief that Mary, mother of Jesus, was preserved from original sin all of her life

Macao SARE Day

 Long Weekend! 
Macao SARE Day

Macau: Sovereignty over Macau was transferred from Portugal to China on 20 December 1999

Dongzhi


Dongzhi

Macau: Dongzhi means extreme of winter and is an important festival marking end of shorter daylight

Christmas Eve


Christmas Eve

Macau: Christmas Eve marks the culmination of the Advent period before Christmas that started on the fourth Sunday before Christmas Eve.

Christmas Day


Christmas Day

Macau: Christmas celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th 1 BC