2014 Year of the Horse

Year: 2014 - is the Year of the Horse in Chinese Culture and Tradition


Calendar of official government holidays for Taiwan (up to date as of November 18th, 2013)

Date Name Remarks
Wednesday, January 1st, 2014 New Years Day Republic of China Memorial Day (January 1st)
Thursday, January 30th, 2014 Chinese New Year Day before the new year, new years eve for Chinese New Year
Friday, January 31st, 2014   1st day of new year
Saturday, February 1st, 2014   2nd day of new year
Sunday, February 2nd, 2014   3rd day of new year
Monday, February 3rd, 2014   4th day of new year
Tuesday, February 4th, 2014   5th day of new year
Friday, February 28th, 2014 Peace Memorial Day Peace Memorial Day (February 28)
Friday, April 4th, 2014 Childrens Day  
Saturday, April 5th, 2014 Tomb Sweeping Day  
Thursday, May 1st, 2014 Labor Day This is not a holiday for everyone. Schools and most businesses will be open. Some companies will have a day off.
Monday, June 2nd, 2014 Dragon Boat Festival  
Monday, September 8th, 2014 Mid-Autumn Festival

This festival is also commonly called the Moon Festival, Mooncake Festival, Zhongqiu Festival, and the Chinese Lantern Festival. The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the fifteenth day of the eighth moon, which translates to September or October in the Gregorian solar calendar.


Friday, October 10th, 2014 National Day Founder Day of the Republic of China (October 10)


2013 - the Year of the Snake

2014 - the Year of the Horse

2015 - the Year of the Sheep

2016 - the Year of the Monkey


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