Holidays and gift giving occasions in Hong Kong

Shipping is big business in Hong Kong, but on public holidays even that is brought to a halt. When you’re sending around a national celebration, it’s important to remember that parcels aren’t delivered or collected on holidays. We’ve compiled a handy list of Hong Kong public holidays below to help you plan your shipments.

Date Day Holiday
Jan 1 Tuesday New Year's Day
Feb 5 Tuesday Chinese Lunar New Year's Day
Feb 6 Wednesday Second day of Chinese Lunar New Year
Feb 7 Thursday Third day of Chinese Lunar New Year
Feb 14 Thursday Valentine's Day
Mar 21 Thursday March Equinox
Apr 5 Friday Tomb Sweeping Day
Apr 19 Friday Good Friday
Apr 20 Saturday Holy Saturday
Apr 21 Sunday Easter Sunday
Apr 22 Monday Easter Monday
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day
May 12 Sunday Buddha's Birthday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day
May 13 Monday Day following Buddha's Birthday
Jun 7 Friday Dragon Boat Festival
Jun 16 Sunday Father's Day
Jun 21 Friday June Solstice
Jul 1 Monday Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day
Sep 14 Saturday Day after Mid-Autumn Festival
Sep 23 Monday September Equinox
Oct 1 Tuesday National Day of the People's Republic of China
Oct 7 Monday Chung Yeung Festival
Dec 22 Sunday December Solstice
Dec 25 Wednesday Christmas Day
Dec 26 Thursday Boxing Day