Festivals are the part of culture. Like other nations in the world, North Korea people also celebrates different events and festivals. If you are looking for the events and festivals calendar of North Korea, here you can go. We have arranged all the event and festival list according to the date. Let's enjoy
List of Festivals in North Korea
|Holiday Name||Date||Type||Day Remains|
|New Year's Day||Jan 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Braille Day||Jan 04||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Programmers' Day||Jan 07||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Religion Day||Jan 17||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Customs Day||Jan 26||Observance||0 minutes|
|Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat||Jan 28||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Leprosy Day||Jan 31||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Wetlands Day||Feb 02||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Day of the Sick||Feb 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|Seotdal Geumeum||Feb 11||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Chinese New Year||Feb 12||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Korean New Year/Seollal||Feb 12||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Valentine's Day||Feb 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Day of the Shining Star||Feb 16||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Cheongwoldaeboreum||Feb 26||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Self-Injury Awareness Day||Mar 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Women's Day||Mar 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Kidney Day||Mar 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|March Equinox/ Vernal Equinox Day||Mar 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|Earth Hour||Mar 27||Observance||0 minutes|
|April Fool's Day||Apr 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Chungmyung Day||Apr 05||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Day of the Sun||Apr 15||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Day for Monuments and Sites||Apr 18||Observance||0 minutes|
|Army Day||Apr 25||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Labour Day||May 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Workers' Day/May Day||May 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Ovarian Cancer Day||May 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|Mother's Day||May 09||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Nurses Day||May 12||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Autoimmune day||May 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|African Liberation Day||May 25||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Parents' Day||Jun 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Korean Children's Union Foundation Day||Jun 06||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Father's Day||Jun 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|Day of Victory in the Great Fatherland Liberation War||Jul 27||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Friendship Day||Jul 30||Observance||0 minutes|
|Friday the 13th||Aug 13||Observance||0 minutes|
|National Liberation Day of Korea||Aug 15||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Day of Songun||Aug 25||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Overdose Awareness Day||Aug 31||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Sexual Health Day||Sep 04||Observance||0 minutes|
|Day of the Foundation of the Republic||Sep 09||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Still's Disease Awareness Day||Sep 17||Observance||0 minutes|
|Chuseok/Autumn Eve||Sep 21||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Celebrate Bisexuality Day||Sep 23||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Heart Day||Sep 29||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Vegetarian Day||Oct 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Teacher's Day||Oct 05||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Cerebral Palsy Day||Oct 06||Observance||0 minutes|
|Party Foundation Day||Oct 10||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Sight Day||Oct 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Stroke Day||Oct 29||Observance||1 week, 6 days|
|World Vegan Day||Nov 01||Observance||2 weeks, 2 days|
|World Pneumonia Day||Nov 12||Observance||3 weeks, 6 days|
|Mother's Day||Nov 13||Holiday||4 weeks|
|World Prematurity Day||Nov 17||Observance||1 month|
|International Men's Day||Nov 19||Observance||1 month|
|World AIDS Day||Dec 01||Observance||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Day off for Christmas Day||Dec 24||Observance||2 months, 1 week|
|Christmas Day||Dec 25||Observance||2 months, 1 week|
|Constitution Day||Dec 27||Holiday||2 months, 1 week|
- International Programmers' Day usually held on 7th January or 12th or 13th September every year.
- World Religion Day celebrates on the third Sunday of January.
- Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat is celebrated by the Jewish occurring on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat
- World Leprosy Day celebrates on the last Sunday of January.
- Chinese New Year is not a public holiday in the USA, UK, Australia & Canada. In other countries, it is a public holiday. The day follows the Lunar calendar which is different from the Gregorian calendar so the date varies every year.
- Korean New Year/Seollal celebration starts from the beginning of the day and lasts till the next day. Normally the date falls on the second new moon after the winter solstice. The public holiday on Korean New Year lasts for three days.
- World Kidney Day celebrates on the second Thursday of March.
- March Equinox is the day when the duration of night & day are nearly equal.
- Earth Hour usually celebrates on the last Saturday of March.
- Mother's Day mainly occurs on the second Sunday of the month of May.
- Mainly Father's Day celebrates on the third Sunday of June. On this sequence this year it is on 20th June.
- International Friendship Day worldwide celebrates on July 30. In many countries, people celebrate on the first Sunday of August.
- Chuseok is celebrated on the 15th day of the 8th month of the Lunar calendar on the full moon. The date varies every year. The celebration lasts for two days the day before the festival and the festival's day.
- World Sight Day celebrates on the second Thursday of the month of October.
- It is the eve of Christmas day
- Christmas Day is observed throughout the world among the Christian Community