Public holidays in the Republic of China
The following are considered holidays in Taiwan. Some are official holidays, some are not:
The following holidays are also observed on Taiwan, but are not official holidays observed by civil serv...
Taiwan Youth Day
Taiwan Youth Day (Chinese: 台灣青年日, abbreviated TYD) is a youth-oriented Catholic Church event in Taiwan, organized by Youth Desk of Chinese Regional Bishops' Conference (CRBC). Seven dioceses in Ta...
Double Ninth Festival
The Double Ninth Festival (Chung Yeung Festival in Hong Kong, Japanese: Chōyō (重陽), Vietnamese: Tết Trùng Cửu), observed on the ninth day of the ninth month in the Chinese calendar, is a trad...
World Freedom Day
World Freedom Day (Chinese: 世界自由日; pinyin: Shìjièzìyóurì) is a memorial day celebrated on 23 January in Taiwan and South Korea. The event marks the return of some 22,000 ex-communist war priso...
Qingming Festival
The Qingming Festival, also known as Tomb Sweeping Day or Ching Ming, is a traditional Chinese festival on the first day of the fifth solar term of the traditional Chinese lunisolar calendar. This mak...
Lantern Festival
The Lantern Festival is a Chinese festival celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first month in the lunisolar year in the lunar calendar marking the last day of the lunar New Year celebration. It is ...
Taiwan Lantern Festival
The Taiwan Lantern Festival (Chinese: 臺灣燈會; pinyin: Táiwān dēnghuì) is an annual event hosted by the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications in Taiwan to celebrate ...
Yanshui District
120°14′35″E / 23.305159°N 120.243143°E / 23.305159; 120.243143Yanshui District (Chinese: 鹽水區; pinyin: Yánshuǐ Qū; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Kiâm-chúi-khu; literally: "salt-w...
Weiya
Weiya (Chinese: 尾牙) is a traditional annual celebration for Tu Di Gong (the earth god, also known as Fude Zhengshen (福德正神), the god of wealth and merit) on the 16th of the 12th lunar month in Chin...
First Full Moon Festival
First Full Moon Festival may refer to:
National Day of the Republic of China
The National Day of the Republic of China (traditional Chinese: 國慶日; simplified Chinese: 国庆日; pinyin: Guóqìng Rì), also referred to as Double Ten Day or Double Tenth Day (traditional Chine...
Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year is an important Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the Chinese calendar. It is also known as the Spring Festival, the literal translation of the modern Chinese name. Chinese N...
Ghost Festival
The Ghost Festival, also known as the Hungry Ghost Festival in modern day, Zhong Yuan Jie or Yu Lan Jie (traditional Chinese: 盂蘭節) is a traditional Buddhist and Taoist festival held in Asian countrie...
The Harvest Festival in Taiwan
The Harvest Festival, also known as the Harvest Ceremony, is celebrated in Taiwan among July, August and September annually. The ceremony lasts about seven days. Due to the different living environmen...
Taiwan Pride
Taiwan Pride (臺灣同志遊行 Táiwān Tóngzhì Yóuxíng) is the annual gay pride parade in Taiwan. The parade was first held in 2003. Although joined by groups from all over the country, the primary location has ...