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Hong Kong Holidays/ Festivals 2018
2015 Calendar below for reference
The first day of January 1 Jan
Chinese New Year of the Goat 19 Feb
The second day of the Chinese Lunar New Year

Che Kung's Birthday

20 Feb
The third day of the Lunar New Year 21 Feb
Spring Lantern Festival / Yuen Siu 5 Mar
Chinese Groundhog Day 6 Mar
Ching Ming Festival 5 Apr
The day following Ching Ming Festival 6 Apr
Good Friday 3 Apr
The day following Good Friday 4 Apr
Easter Monday 6 Apr
Labour Day 1 May
Birthday of Tin Hau 11 May
Buddha’s Birthday and Cheung Chau Bun Festival

also Tam Kung's Birthday

25 May
Tuen Ng /  Dragon Boat Festival 20 Jun
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day 1 July
Kwan Tai / Kwan Gon's Birthday 8 Aug
Seventh Goddess' Day / Tsat-je 20 Aug
Chinese Ghosts Festival / Yue Lan 27 Aug
Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival / Moon Festival 27 Sep
Day after Mid-Autumn Festival

Monkey King Festival

28 Sep
Confucius' Birthday/Teacher's Day 9 Oct
Chinese National Day 1 Oct
Chung Yeung Festival  
Winter Solstice 22 Dec
Christmas Day 25 Dec
Boxing Day 26 Dec


Hong Kong Festivals 2016
Hong Kong Festivals 2017




Home > Festivals > Hong Kong 2004 Festival Calendar

Hong Kong 2004 Festival Calendar

(holidays marked with * are based on lunar calendar and varies every year)

Date Holiday Public Holiday
Jan 1 New Year's Day Y
Jan 22-24* Chinese New Year - the most celebrated festival - this year is the year of the Monkey Y
Feb 5* Chinese Lantern Festival N
Apr 5 Ching Ming Festival - also called Grave Sweeping Day / also Cold Food day Y
Apr 9 Good Friday Y
Apr 12 Easter Monday Y
May 1 Labour's Day Y
May 11* Birthday of Tin Hau N
May 26* Buddha's Birthday and Cheung Chau Bun Festival Y
Jun 22* Tuen Ng / Dragon Boat Festival Y
Jun 30* Birthday of Guan-Gon N
Jul 1 Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day (Don't miss the fireworks) Y
Jul 29* Birthday of Lo-Ban N
Aug 4* Birthday of Guan-yin (Goddess of Mercy) N
Aug 22* Seventh Goddess' Day or Chinese Valentine's Day N
Aug 29* Chinese Ghost Festival N
Sep 28* 29th (the holiday) is on the day after Mid Autumn Festival / Moon Festival (another widely celebrated festival) Y (on the 29th)
Sept 29 Monkey God Festival N
Oct 1 National Day (More fireworks) Y
Oct 10 Birthday of Confucius N
Oct 22* Chung Yeung Festival - another Grave Sweeping Day Y
Dec 21* Winter Solstice N
Dec 25 Christmas Day Y
Dec 27 Public Holiday Y


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