Hong Kong Culture

Dates of Significance

  • New Year's Day (1st of January)
  • Chinese Lunar New Year (Varies each year)
  • Ching Ming – Tomb Sweeping Day (1st week of April)
  • Good Friday (Varies each year)
  • Easter Sunday (Varies each year)
  • Buddha's Birthday (Varies each year)
  • Dragon Boat Festival (Varies each year)
  • Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day (1st of July)*
  • Hungry Ghost Festival (Varies each year)
  • National Day of the People's Republic of China (1st of October)*
  • Mid Autumn Festival (Varies each year)
  • Chung Yeung Festival (October of each year)
  • Christmas Day (25th of December)
  • New Year's Eve (31st of December)


* Be aware that some Hong Kongers may oppose the celebration of these public holidays.

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