Japan

Cultural Observances

01/07/2018JinjitsuJapan
07/07/2018Tanabata Festival in JapanJapan
09/09/2018Chrysanthemum Day in JapanJapan
11/15/2018Schichi-Go-San in JapanJapan
12/12/2018Kanji Day in JapanJapan

Public Holidays

01/08/2018Coming of Age Day in JapanJapan
02/11/2018National Foundation Day in JapanJapan
04/29/2018Shōwa Day in JapanJapan
05/03/2018Constitution Memorial Day in JapanJapan
05/04/2018Greenery Day in JapanJapan
05/05/2018Children's Day in JapanJapan
07/16/2018Marine Day in JapanJapan
08/11/2018Mountain Day in JapanJapan
09/17/2018Respect for the Aged Day in JapanJapan
09/23/2018Autumnal Equinox in JapanJapan
10/08/2018Health and Sports Day in JapanJapan
11/03/2018Culture Day in JapanJapan
11/23/2018Labor Thanksgiving Day in JapanJapan
12/23/2018Emperor's Birthday in JapanJapan
12/31/2018New Year's Eve (Saint Sylvester’s Day)Armenia, Argentina, Venezuela, Brazil, Guatemala, Greenland, Iceland, Cuba, Latvia, Montserrat, Norway, San Marino, Thailand, Faeroe Islands, Philippines, Estonia, Andorra, Bangladesh, Brunei, Denmark, Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Islands, Germany, Japan, Macau, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Portugal, Sweden, Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Folk Festivals

01/11/2018Kagami Biraki in JapanJapan
03/03/2018Hinamatsuri in JapanJapan
08/13/2018Obon in JapanJapan

Religious Holidays

02/03/2018Setsubun in JapanJapan
03/15/2018Hōnen Matsuri in JapanJapan
04/08/2018Hana Matsuri (Flower Festival) in JapanJapan
12/08/2018Bodhi Day in JapanJapan

Anniversaries and Memorial Days

02/07/2018Northern Territories Day in JapanJapan
03/01/2018Bikini Day in JapanJapan
04/28/2018Restoration of Sovereignty Day in JapanJapan
08/06/2018Hiroshima Peace Memorial CeremonyJapan
08/09/2018Nagasaki Peace Memorial CeremonyJapan

Unofficial Holidays

02/22/2018Cat Day in JapanJapan
03/14/2018White DayJapan, Taiwan, South Korea, China
11/11/2018Pocky Day / Pepero DayJapan, South Korea

Ecological Observances

03/20/2018Vernal Equinox Day in JapanJapan

Professional Days

04/18/2018Invention Day in JapanJapan
10/01/2018Sake DayJapan
11/01/2018Self-Defense Forces Commemoration Day in JapanJapan

Other Observances

05/13/2018Mother's DayAnguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Aruba, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Bermuda, Belize, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Brazil, Botswana, Brunei, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cuba, Curacao, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Ecuador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, Germany, Ghana, Grenada, Greece, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Italy, Japan, Jamaica, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Latvia, Macau, Malaysia, Malta, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Puerto Rico, Philippines, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Suriname, Tonga, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, Uganda, USA, Uruguay, Vietnam, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe
06/17/2018Father's DayArgentina, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Haiti, Hong Kong, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ivory Coast, Cuba, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, USA, Finland, France, Chile, Switzerland, Ecuador, Japan, Afghanistan, Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Brunei, Cambodia, Canada, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Dominica, Ethiopia, Ghana, Greece, Guyana, China, Hungary, India, Ireland, Jamaica, Kuwait, Laos, Macau, Madagascar, Mauritius, Myanmar, Namibia, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Philippines, Qatar, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Vietnam, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Isle of Man, Jersey