North Korea Public Holidays
Today – 16 February 2020 – is a holiday in North Korea for Birthday of Kim Jong-il.
Discover upcoming public holiday dates for North Korea and start planning to make the most of your time off.
Currently, North Korea celebrates 17 national holidays. National holidays are published each year by the Korean Central News Agency as stated by their leader.
Holidays in North Korea are based on Korean traditional holidays or are in reference to the government and/or leader.
There are several Korean based cultural events that take place within the country, but only at the approval of the government and they are not considered national holidays. These events are to promote the culture of the Korean people only.