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North Korea Public Holidays 2026

This page contains a national calendar of all 2026 public holidays for North Korea. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

1 JanThuNew Year's Day
16 FebMonBirthday of Kim Jong-il
17 FebTueSeollal Holiday
3 MarTueCheongwoldaeboreum
8 MarSunInternational Women's Day
4 AprSatChungmyung Day
15 AprWedBirthday of Kim Il-sung
25 AprSatChosun People's Army Foundation Day
1 MayFriLabour Day
6 JunSatChosun Children's Union Foundation Day
27 JulMonDay of Victory in the Fatherland Liberation War
15 AugSatLiberation Day
25 AugTueDay of Songun
9 SepWedNational Day
25 SepFriHan'gawi Holiday
10 OctSatParty Foundation Day
16 NovMonMother's Day
27 DecSunConstitution Day