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Japan Public Holidays 2020

See also: 2020 public holidays in APEC, Asia, OECD and worldwide.

The table below contains the list of Japan public holidays for 2020, also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Wednesday New Year's Day
Thursday New Year's Holiday banks government
Friday New Year's Holiday banks government
Monday Coming of Age Day
Tuesday Foundation Day
Sunday Emperor's Birthday
Monday Emperor's Birthday Holiday
Friday Vernal Equinox
Wednesday Showa Day
Sunday Constitution Day
Monday Greenery Day
Tuesday Children's Day
Wednesday Designated Holiday
Thursday Public Holiday (Tokyo Olympics) (moved from July 20)
Friday Public Holiday (Opening of the Tokyo Olympics) (moved from Oct. 12)
Aug Monday Public Holiday (Tokyo Olympics) (moved from Aug. 11)
Sep Monday Respect for the Aged Day
Sep Tuesday Autumnal Equinox
Nov Tuesday Culture Day
Nov Monday Labor Thanksgiving Day
Dec Tuesday New Year's Holiday government
Dec Wednesday New Year's Holiday government
Dec Thursday New Year's Eve banks government

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Recent Japan Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Japan public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Japan (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Japan, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

Japan Background Information and Links