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Office Holidays

Federal law (5 U.S.C. 6103) establishes the federal holidays listed. 

When a holiday falls on a nonworkday, the holiday usually is observed on Monday (if the holiday falls on Sunday) or Friday (if the holiday falls on Saturday.)

Holiday Official Date
New Year's Day January 1
Martin Luther King's Birthday Third Monday in January
George Washington's Birthday Third Monday in February
Memorial Day Last Monday in May
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day First Monday in September
Columbus Day Second Monday in October
Veteran's Day November 11
Thanksgiving Day Fourth Thursday in November
Christmas Day December 25

Please visit the Office of Personnel Management's Federal Holidays webpage to see holidays for a specific year.