United States has a total of 22 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Weekday Date Type
New Year's Day
New Year's Day is the first day of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used in many countries such as the USA.
Tuesday January 1 National holiday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Martin Luther King Day marks the anniversary of the date of birth of the influential American civil right leader of the same name.
Monday January 21 National holiday
Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day is an occasion to celebrate romantic love.
Thursday February 14 Observance
Presidents' Day
Washington's Birthday, or Presidents' Day, honors the life and work of the first president of the United States, George Washington.
Monday February 18 National holiday
St. Patrick's Day
St Patrick's Day marks the life and deeds of St Patrick, one of Ireland's patron saints. It is an Irish-American celebration in the USA.
Sunday March 17 Observance,Christian
Tax Day
Tax Day is the deadline for United States residents to file details of their income to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) so that their liability for income tax can be assessed.
Monday April 15 Observance
Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday is an important day in the Christian church calendar because it celebrates Jesus Christ's resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Sunday April 21 Observance,Christian
Easter Monday
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday. It is not a federal holiday in the United States of America (USA).
Monday April 22 Observance,Christian
Cinco de Mayo
'Cinco de Mayo' means "Fifth of May" in Spanish and is a festival of Mexican pride and heritage.
Sunday May 5 Observance
Mother's Day
Mother's Day celebrates the role of mothers and mother figures.
Sunday May 12 Observance
Memorial Day
Memorial Day commemorates all Americans who have died in military service for the United States.
Monday May 27 National holiday
Father's Day
Father's Day celebrates the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children.
Sunday June 16 Observance
Independence Day
On Independence Day, Americans celebrate the anniversary of publication of the Declaration of Independence from Great Britain in 1776.
Thursday July 4 National holiday
Labor Day
Labor Day is a federal holiday in the United States. It gives workers a day of rest and it celebrates their contribution to the American economy.
Monday September 2 National holiday
Columbus Day
Columbus Day celebrates 15th century explorer Christopher Columbus's arrival in America in 1492.
Monday October 14 National holiday
Halloween
Halloween is celebrated by hosting costume parties, playing 'trick-or-treat', watching horror films, visiting haunted houses or carving lanterns out of pumpkins.
Thursday October 31 Observance
Veterans Day
Veterans Day in the USA is a holiday to honor all who have served in the United States Military Services.
Monday November 11 National holiday
Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving Day in the United States is traditionally a holiday to give thanks for the food collected at the end of the harvest season.
Thursday November 28 National holiday
Black Friday
Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving Day in the USA. It is a busy shopping day and is a holiday in some states.
Friday November 29 Observance
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve in the United States is on December 24 each year.
Tuesday December 24 Observance,Christian
Christmas Day
Christmas Day celebrates Jesus Christ's birth.
Wednesday December 25 National holiday,Christian
New Year's Eve
New Year's Eve is the last day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. Many parties to welcome the New Year are held in in the United States on New Year's Eve.
Tuesday December 31 Observance