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Holidays and Observances in South Korea in 2023

Holidays and Observances in South Korea in 2023

Date NameType
Jan 1SundayNew Year's DayPublic Holiday
Jan 21SaturdaySeollal HolidayPublic Holiday
Jan 22SundaySeollalPublic Holiday
Jan 23MondaySeollal HolidayPublic Holiday
Jan 24TuesdaySeollal HolidayPublic Holiday
Feb 14TuesdayValentine's DayObservance
Mar 1WednesdayIndependence Movement DayNational holiday
Mar 21TuesdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 5WednesdayArbor DayObservance
May 1MondayLabor DayBank Holiday
May 5FridayChildren's DayPublic Holiday
May 8MondayParents' DayObservance
May 15MondayTeacher's DayObservance
May 27SaturdayBuddha’s BirthdayPublic Holiday
May 29MondayBuddha’s Birthday HolidayPublic Holiday
Jun 6TuesdayMemorial DayPublic Holiday
Jun 21WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 17MondayConstitution DayObservance
Aug 15TuesdayLiberation DayNational holiday
Sep 23SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Sep 28ThursdayChuseok HolidayPublic Holiday
Sep 29FridayChuseokPublic Holiday
Sep 30SaturdayChuseok HolidayPublic Holiday
Oct 1SundayArmed Forces DayObservance
Oct 2MondayChuseok HolidayPublic Holiday
Oct 3TuesdayNational Foundation DayNational holiday
Oct 9MondayHangeul Proclamation DayNational holiday
Oct 31TuesdayHalloweenObservance
Dec 22FridayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24SundayChristmas EveObservance
Dec 25MondayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
Dec 31SundayNew Year's EveObservance

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