USA Federal Holidays 2021

USA Federal Holidays for Year 2021

Date Day of Week Holiday Name
January 1 Friday New Year’s Day
January 18 Monday Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
February 15 Monday Washington’s Birthday (aka Presidents Day)
May 31 Monday Memorial Day
June 18 [1] Friday Juneteenth National Independence Day
July 5 [2] Monday Independence Day
September 6 Monday Labor Day
October 11 Monday Columbus Day
November 11 Thursday Veterans Day
November 25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day
December 24 [3] Friday Christmas Day

Federal Holidays of the USA by Year

Notes

[1]June 19, 2021 (the legal public holiday for Juneteenth National Independence Day), falls on a Saturday. For most Federal employees, Friday, June 18, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes.

[2] July 4, 2021 (the legal public holiday for Independence Day), falls on a Sunday. For most Federal employees, Monday, July 5, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes.

[3] December 25, 2021 (the legal public holiday for Christmas Day), falls on a Saturday. For most Federal employees, Friday, December 24, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes.