National Day of the People's Republic of China
|Event Name||National Day of the People's Republic of China|
|Start Date||1st Oct 2017 12:00am|
The National Day of the People's Republic of China is a public holiday in the People's Republic of China to celebrate their national day, and is celebrated annually on October 1.
The PRC was founded on October 1, 1949 with a ceremony at Tiananmen Square. The Central People's Government passed the Resolution on the National Day of the People's Republic of China on December 2, 1949 and declared that October 1 is the National Day.
The National Day is celebrated throughout mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macau with a variety of government-organised festivities, including fireworks and concerts. Public places, such as Tiananmen Square in Beijing, are decorated in a festive theme. Portraits of revered leaders, such as Mao Zedong, are publicly displayed.