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Holidays and Observances in Japan in 2023

Holidays and Observances in Japan in 2023

Date NameType
Jan 1SundayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Jan 1SundayJanuary 1 Bank HolidayBank holiday
Jan 2MondayDay off for New Year's DayNational holiday
Jan 2MondayJanuary 2 Bank HolidayBank holiday
Jan 3TuesdayJanuary 3 Bank HolidayBank holiday
Jan 9MondayComing of Age DayNational holiday
Feb 3FridaySetsubunObservance
Feb 11SaturdayNational Foundation DayNational holiday
Feb 14TuesdayValentine's DayObservance
Feb 23ThursdayEmperor's BirthdayNational holiday
Mar 3FridayDolls' Festival/Girls' FestivalObservance
Mar 21TuesdaySpring EquinoxNational holiday
Mar 21TuesdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 29SaturdayShōwa DayNational holiday
May 3WednesdayConstitution Memorial DayNational holiday
May 4ThursdayGreenery DayNational holiday
May 5FridayChildren's DayNational holiday
May 14SundayMother's DayObservance
Jun 21WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 7FridayStar FestivalObservance
Jul 17MondaySea DayNational holiday
Aug 6SundayHiroshima Memorial DayObservance
Aug 9WednesdayNagasaki Memorial DayObservance
Aug 11FridayMountain DayNational holiday
Sep 18MondayRespect for the Aged DayNational holiday
Sep 23SaturdayAutumn EquinoxNational holiday
Sep 23SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 9MondaySports DayNational holiday
Nov 3FridayCulture DayNational holiday
Nov 15Wednesday7-5-3 DayObservance
Nov 23ThursdayLabor Thanksgiving DayNational holiday
Dec 22FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 25MondayChristmasObservance
Dec 31SundayDecember 31 Bank HolidayBank holiday

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