Japan Holidays

2012 - Heisei 24

Public Holidays:
Date Public Holidays Public Holidays (local)
2012-01-01 New Year 元日
2012-01-02 New Year† 元日†
2012-01-09 Coming of Age Day 成人の日
2012-02-11 Foundation Day 建国記念の日
2012-02-14 Valentine's Day* バレンタインデー*
2012-03-14 White Day* ホワイトデー*
2012-03-20 Vernal Equinox 春分の日
2012-04-29 Showa Day 昭和の日
2012-04-30 Showa Day† 昭和の日†
2012-05-03 Constitution Memorial Day 憲法記念日
2012-05-04 Greenery Day みどりの日
2012-05-05 Children's Day こどもの日
2012-06-18 Father's Day* 父の日*
2012-07-16 Marine Day 海の日
2012-09-17 Respect for the Aged Day 敬老の日
2012-09-22 Autumnal Equinox Day 秋分の日
2012-10-08 Health and Sports Day 体育の日
2012-11-03 Culture Day 文化の日
2012-11-23 Labour Thanksgiving Day 勤労感謝の日
2012-12-23 The Emperor's Birthday 天皇誕生日
2012-12-24 The Emperor's Birthday† 天皇誕生日†
2012-12-31 New Year's Eve* 大晦日*
* indicates non-holiday, † indicates observed holiday.
The holiday data listed here is based on Act on National Holidays (国民の祝日に関する法律) published by the Government of Japan.