Chinese National Day is celebrated on October 1st every year to commemorate the founding of People’s Republic of China. On that day, lots of large-scaled activities are held nationwide. Besides, the 7-day holiday from Oct. 1st to 7th is called "Golden Week”, during which more and more Chinese people go traveling around the country.
2017 Chinese National Day Holiday Schedule
(Mon) Oct. 3
(Sun)3 days' legal holidayMid-Autumn Festivaldeferred holidays for Sep. 30 (Sat) and Oct. 1 (Sun)advance leave for Oct. 8 (Sat) and 9 (Sun)
* Note: The holiday dates are Oct. 1st to 8th 2017, including the Mid-Autumn Festival on Oct. 4th, while people will be on duty on Sep. 30 (Sat) and restart work from Oct. 9th (Mon).