National Holidays in Vietnam for 2017

January 1, 2017SundayNew Year’s DayEven though Vietnam still follows the lunar calendar to determine holidays and cultural events, people are starting to embrace the Western Calendar as well. Thus the annual International New Year’s day – January 1st is also being celebrated.
January 2, 2017MondayNew Year’s Day HolidayLong weekend purposes
January 27, 2017FridayTet HolidayConsidered as the most important holiday in Vietnam. One week long celebration of the Vietnamese New Year in accordance with the lunar calendar.
January 28, 2017SaturdayTet Holiday
January 29, 2017SundayTet Holiday
January 30, 2017MondayTet Holiday
January 31, 2017TuesdayTet Holiday
February 1, 2017WednesdayTet Holiday
February 2, 2017ThursdayTet Holiday
April 6, 2017ThursdayHung Kings Commemoration DayThe Death of anniversary of Hung Kings is celebrated yearly to show deep gratitude towards Vietnamese origins and ancestors.
April 30, 2017SundayReunification DayCommemoration day of reunification between the Democratic Republic of Vietnam in the North and the Republic of Vietnam in the South into the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
May 1, 2017MondayLabor DayFollowing the International Labor Day, Vietnam celebrates this day together with more than 80 countries all over the world.
May 2, 2017TuesdayReunification Day HolidayLong weekend purposes
September 2, 2017SaturdayIndependence DayCommemoration of Declaration of Independence from French Colony read by Ho Chi Minh, the first President of Vietnam.
September 4, 2017MondayIndependence Day HolidayLong weekend purposes

Christmas and other Christian Holidays are celebrated too and with the discretion of the person or organization if they want to observe it or not.

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