Japan Calendar Jan.- Jun.
- New Year’s Day 元旦
- Coming-of-Age Day 成人の日
January 11th (Second Monday of January)
- National Foundation Day 建国記念日
- Vernal Equinox Day 春分の日
- Substitution for Vernal Equinox Day 春分の日の振替休日
- Showa Day 昭和の日
- Constitution Day 憲法記念日
- Greenery Day みどりの日
- Children’s Day こどもの日
Japan Calendar Jul.- Dec.
- Marine Day 海の日
July 18th (Third Monday of July)
- Mountain Day 山の日
- Respect-for-the-Aged Day 敬老の日
September 19th (Third Monday of September)
- Autumnal Equinox Day 秋分の日
- Health and Sports Day 体育の日
October 10th (Second Monday of October)
- Culture Day 文化の日
- Labor Thanksgiving Day 勤労感謝の日
- The Emperor's Birthday 天皇誕生日
Conversion table (Western or Gregorian calendar year to Japanese calendar year)
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- The current Japanese era is Heisei.Year 2016 is Heisei 28.
- Mountain Day will be observed as a new public holiday starting in 2016.
- In Japan, holidays that fall on a Sunday are observed on the following weekday.
- The public holiday law provides to make a day falls between two national holidays as a public holiday(People's Holiday).
- Japan cabinet office website 「Act on National Holidays」