Event Calendar Holidays and Observances in United States in 2023Date NameTypeDetailsJan 1SundayNew Year's DayFederal Holiday Jan 1SundayNew Year's DayState HolidayTexasJan 1SundayNew Year's DayState HolidayAll except TXJan 2MondayNew Year's Day (substitute)State HolidayAll except TXJan 2MondayNew Year's Day (substitute)Federal Holiday Jan 3TuesdayAsarah B'TevetJewish holiday Jan 6FridayEpiphanyChristian Jan 7SaturdayOrthodox Christmas DayOrthodox Jan 7SaturdayEstelle Reel DayState ObservanceWyomingJan 8SundayBattle of New OrleansState Legal HolidayLouisianaJan 13FridayStephen Foster Memorial DayObservance Jan 14SaturdayOrthodox New YearOrthodox Jan 16MondayMartin Luther King Jr. DayState HolidayAllJan 16MondayMartin Luther King Jr. DayFederal Holiday Jan 16MondayRobert E. Lee's BirthdayState HolidayAlabama, MississippiJan 16MondayIdaho Human Rights DayState HolidayIdahoJan 16MondayCivil Rights DayState HolidayArizona, New HampshireJan 19ThursdayRobert E. Lee's BirthdayState Legal HolidayFloridaJan 19ThursdayState HolidayState ObservanceGeorgiaJan 19ThursdayConfederate Heroes' DayState HolidayTexasJan 22SundayLunar New YearObservance Jan 29SundayKansas DayState ObservanceKansasFeb 1WednesdayNational Freedom DayObservance Feb 1WednesdayNational Girls and Women in Sports DayObservance Feb 1WednesdayFirst Day of Black History MonthAnnual Monthly Observance Feb 2ThursdayGroundhog DayObservance Feb 3FridayNational Wear Red DayObservance Feb 4SaturdayRosa Parks DayLocal observanceCalifornia, MissouriFeb 4SaturdayRosa Parks DayState ObservanceNew YorkFeb 6MondayTu Bishvat/Tu B'ShevatJewish holiday Feb 6MondayRonald Reagan DayState ObservanceCaliforniaFeb 12SundayLincoln's BirthdayState HolidayCT, IL, MO, NYFeb 12SundayLincoln's BirthdayState Legal HolidayFloridaFeb 12SundayGeorgia DayState ObservanceGeorgiaFeb 12SundaySuper BowlSporting event Feb 13MondayLincoln's Birthday observedState HolidayCT, IL, MO, NYFeb 14TuesdayValentine's DayObservance Feb 14TuesdayStatehood DayLocal observanceArizonaFeb 15WednesdaySusan B. Anthony's BirthdayState ObservanceCO, FL, NY, WIFeb 16ThursdayElizabeth Peratrovich DayState ObservanceAlaskaFeb 18SaturdayMaha ShivaratriHindu Holiday Feb 18SaturdayIsra and Mi'rajMuslim Feb 20MondayPresidents' DayFederal Holiday Feb 20MondayPresidents' DayState HolidayAll except DE, FL, GA, IA, KS, KY, LA, NC, RI, WIFeb 20MondayPresidents' DayState Legal HolidayKS, KY, LA, NC, RI, WIFeb 20MondayDaisy Gatson Bates DayState HolidayArkansasFeb 21TuesdayShrove Tuesday/Mardi GrasState HolidayAL**, FL*, LA, MS*Feb 21TuesdayShrove Tuesday/Mardi GrasObservance, Christian Feb 22WednesdayAsh WednesdayChristian Feb 25SaturdayAfrican-American Scientist and Inventor DayState ObservanceVirginiaFeb 25SaturdayGeorge Rogers Clark DayState ObservanceIndianaFeb 28TuesdayLinus Pauling DayLocal observanceOregonMar 1WednesdaySt. David's DayObservance, Christian Mar 1WednesdayFirst Day of Women's History MonthAnnual Monthly Observance Mar 1WednesdayFirst Day of Irish American Heritage MonthAnnual Monthly Observance Mar 2ThursdayTexas Independence DayState HolidayTexasMar 2ThursdayRead Across America DayObservance Mar 3FridayEmployee Appreciation DayObservance Mar 4SaturdayCasimir Pulaski DayState ObservanceWisconsinMar 6MondayCasimir Pulaski DayState ObservanceIllinois, IndianaMar 7TuesdayHoliHindu Holiday Mar 7TuesdayPurimJewish holiday Mar 7TuesdayTown Meeting DayState HolidayVermontMar 12SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time Mar 17FridaySt. Patrick's DayObservance, Christian Mar 17FridayEvacuation DayState HolidayMassachusetts**Mar 20MondayMarch EquinoxSeason Mar 23ThursdayRamadan StartsMuslim Mar 25SaturdayMaryland DayLocal observanceMarylandMar 26SundayPrince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole DayState HolidayHawaiiMar 27MondayPrince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day observedState HolidayHawaiiMar 27MondaySeward's DayState HolidayAlaskaMar 29WednesdayNational Vietnam War Veterans DayObservance Mar 30ThursdayWyoming Veterans Welcome Home DayState ObservanceWyomingMar 30ThursdayDoctors' DayObservance Mar 30ThursdayVietnam Veterans DayState ObservanceDelaware, West VirginiaMar 31FridayCésar Chávez DayState HolidayAZ**, CA, CO***, MI**, NM**, NV**, TX***, UT**, WA**, WI**Apr 2SundayPalm SundayChristian Apr 2SundayPascua Florida DayLocal observanceFloridaApr 3MondayPascua Florida Day observedLocal observanceFloridaApr 5WednesdayPassover EveJewish holiday Apr 6ThursdayMaundy ThursdayChristian Apr 6ThursdayPassover (first day)Jewish holiday Apr 6ThursdayNational Tartan DayObservance Apr 7FridayGood FridayState HolidayCT, DE, HI, IN, KY, LA, NC, ND, NJ, TN, TX***Apr 7FridayState HolidayState HolidayGeorgiaApr 8SaturdayHoly SaturdayChristian Apr 9SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian Apr 10MondayEaster MondayObservance, Christian Apr 13ThursdayLast Day of PassoverJewish holiday Apr 13ThursdayThomas Jefferson's BirthdayObservance Apr 14FridayOrthodox Good FridayOrthodox Apr 15SaturdayOrthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox Apr 15SaturdayFather Damien DayLocal observanceHawaiiApr 16SundayOrthodox EasterOrthodox Apr 16SundayEmancipation DayState HolidayDCApr 17MondayLailat al-QadrMuslim Apr 17MondayOrthodox Easter MondayOrthodox Apr 17MondayEmancipation Day observedState HolidayDCApr 17MondayPatriots' DayState HolidayMaine, MassachusettsApr 17MondayBoston MarathonSporting event Apr 18TuesdayYom HaShoahJewish commemoration Apr 18TuesdayTax DayObservance Apr 21FridaySan Jacinto DayState HolidayTexasApr 21FridayArbor DayState ObservanceColoradoApr 22SaturdayEid al-Fitr (Tentative Date)Muslim Apr 22SaturdayOklahoma DayLocal observanceOklahomaApr 24MondayArbor DayState ObservanceWyomingApr 24MondayConfederate Memorial DayState HolidayAlabamaApr 24MondayConfederate Memorial DayState HolidayMississippiApr 25TuesdayNational Library Workers' DayObservance Apr 26WednesdayYom Ha'atzmautJewish holiday Apr 26WednesdayConfederate Heroes' DayLocal observanceFloridaApr 26WednesdayState HolidayState ObservanceGeorgiaApr 26WednesdayAdministrative Professionals DayObservance Apr 27ThursdayTake our Daughters and Sons to Work DayObservance Apr 28FridayArbor DayState HolidayNebraskaApr 28FridayArbor DayState ObservanceDelawareMay 1MondayLaw DayObservance May 1MondayLoyalty DayObservance May 1MondayLei DayLocal observanceHawaiiMay 1MondayFirst Day of Military Appreciation MonthAnnual Monthly Observance May 1MondayFirst Day of Asian Pacific American Heritage MonthAnnual Monthly Observance May 1MondayFirst Day of Jewish American Heritage MonthAnnual Monthly Observance May 2TuesdayNational Teacher Appreciation DayObservance May 4ThursdayKent State Shootings RemembranceLocal observanceOhioMay 4ThursdayNational Day of PrayerObservance May 4ThursdayRhode Island Independence DayLocal observanceRhode IslandMay 4ThursdayWest Virginia Day of PrayerState ObservanceWest VirginiaMay 5FridayCinco de MayoObservance May 5FridayKentucky OaksSporting event May 6SaturdayKentucky DerbySporting event May 6SaturdayNational Nurses DayObservance May 6SaturdayNational Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) DayObservance May 8MondayTruman DayState HolidayMissouriMay 8MondayVictory in Europe DayObservance May 9TuesdayLag BaOmerJewish holiday May 10WednesdayConfederate Memorial DayState HolidaySouth CarolinaMay 10WednesdayConfederate Memorial DayLocal observanceNorth CarolinaMay 12FridayNative American DayState ObservanceWyomingMay 12FridayMilitary Spouse Appreciation DayState ObservanceDelawareMay 12FridayMilitary Spouse Appreciation DayObservance May 14SundayMother's DayState HolidayArizonaMay 14SundayMother's DayObservance May 15MondayPeace Officers Memorial DayObservance May 18ThursdayAscension DayChristian May 19FridayNational Defense Transportation DayObservance May 20SaturdayPublic Lands DayState ObservanceColoradoMay 20SaturdayArmed Forces DayObservance May 20SaturdayPreakness StakesSporting event May 22MondayNational Maritime DayObservance May 22MondayHarvey Milk DayLocal observanceCaliforniaMay 24WednesdayEmergency Medical Services for Children DayObservance May 25ThursdayNational Missing Children's DayObservance May 26FridayShavuotJewish holiday May 28SundayPentecostChristian May 29MondayWhit MondayChristian May 29MondayMemorial DayFederal Holiday May 29MondayDecoration DayState HolidayAK, AL, AR, AZ, CAMay 29MondayJefferson Davis' BirthdayLocal observanceMississippiJun 1ThursdayFirst Day of Pride MonthAnnual Monthly Observance Jun 1ThursdayFirst Day of Caribbean-American Heritage MonthAnnual Monthly Observance Jun 1ThursdayStatehood DayLocal observanceKentucky, TennesseeJun 3SaturdayJefferson Davis' BirthdayLocal observanceFloridaJun 4SundayTrinity SundayChristian Jun 4SundayNative American DayState HolidayArizonaJun 5MondayJefferson Davis' BirthdayState HolidayAlabamaJun 6TuesdayD-DayObservance Jun 8ThursdayCorpus ChristiChristian Jun 10SaturdayBelmont StakesSporting event Jun 11SundayKamehameha DayState HolidayHawaiiJun 12MondayKamehameha Day observedState HolidayHawaiiJun 12MondayLoving DayObservance Jun 14WednesdayArmy BirthdayObservance Jun 14WednesdayFlag DayObservance Jun 16FridayJuneteenthState HolidayLouisianaJun 16FridayJuneteenth DayState HolidayNew JerseyJun 17SaturdayBunker Hill DayLocal holidayMassachusetts**Jun 17SaturdayJuneteenth DayState ObservanceAK, AR, CA, LA, MI, MN, MT, OK, VTJun 18SundayFather's DayState HolidayArizonaJun 18SundayFather's DayObservance Jun 19MondayJuneteenthFederal Holiday Jun 19MondayJuneteenth National Freedom DayState Observance21 statesJun 19MondayJuneteenth National Freedom DayState Holiday15 statesJun 19MondayJuneteenth Independence DayObservanceRhode Island, West VirginiaJun 19MondayEmancipation DayState HolidayTexasJun 20TuesdayWest Virginia DayState HolidayWest VirginiaJun 20TuesdayAmerican Eagle DayObservance Jun 21WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason Jun 28WednesdayCarolina DayState ObservanceSouth CarolinaJun 29ThursdayEid al-Adha (Tentative Date)Muslim Jul 4TuesdayIndependence DayState HolidayAK, AL, AR, AZ, CAJul 4TuesdayIndependence DayFederal Holiday Jul 13ThursdayNathan Bedford Forrest DayLocal observanceTennesseeJul 14FridayBastille DayObservance Jul 16SundayRural Transit DayObservance Jul 19WednesdayMuharram (Tentative Date)Muslim Jul 23SundayParents' DayObservance Jul 24MondayPioneer DayState HolidayUtahJul 27ThursdayTisha B'AvJewish holiday Jul 27ThursdayKorean War Veteran Recognition DayState ObservanceWest VirginiaJul 27ThursdayNational Korean War Veterans Armistice DayObservance Jul 28FridayAshura (Tentative Date)Muslim Aug 1TuesdayColorado DayState ObservanceColoradoAug 4FridayCoast Guard BirthdayObservance Aug 4FridayBarack Obama DayObservanceIllinoisAug 6SundayAmerican Family DayState HolidayArizonaAug 7MondayPurple Heart DayState ObservanceWest Virginia, WyomingAug 7MondayPurple Heart DayObservance Aug 14MondayVictory DayState HolidayRhode IslandAug 15TuesdayAssumption of MaryChristian Aug 16WednesdayBennington Battle DayState HolidayVermontAug 18FridayHawaii Statehood DayState HolidayHawaiiAug 19SaturdayNational Aviation DayObservance Aug 20SundayNational Navajo Code Talkers DayState HolidayArizonaAug 20SundayNational Senior Citizens DayObservance Aug 26SaturdaySusan B. Anthony DayState ObservanceMassachusettsAug 26SaturdayWomen's Equality DayObservance Aug 27SundayLyndon Baines Johnson DayState HolidayTexasAug 30WednesdayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday Sep 4MondayLabor DayFederal Holiday Sep 4MondayLabor DayState HolidayAllSep 9SaturdayCarl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup DayObservance Sep 9SaturdayNative American DayState ObservanceDelawareSep 9SaturdayCalifornia Admission DayState HolidayCalifornia**Sep 10SundayNational Grandparents DayObservance Sep 11MondayFirst Responders DayState ObservanceNorth CarolinaSep 11MondayPatriot DayObservance Sep 11MondayPatriot DayState ObservanceAlaskaSep 15FridayFirst Day of National Hispanic Heritage MonthAnnual Monthly Observance Sep 15FridayNational POW/MIA Recognition DayObservance Sep 16SaturdayRosh HashanaJewish holiday Sep 16SaturdayRosh HashanaState HolidayTexas***Sep 17SundayConstitution Day and Citizenship DayObservance Sep 17SundayConstitution Commemoration DayState HolidayArizonaSep 18MondayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday Sep 18MondayAir Force BirthdayObservance Sep 18MondayConstitution Day and Citizenship Day observedObservance Sep 22FridayEmancipation DayLocal observanceOhioSep 22FridayNative American DayState ObservanceCalifornia, NevadaSep 22FridayMichigan Indian DayState ObservanceMichiganSep 23SaturdayPublic Lands DayState ObservanceWyomingSep 23SaturdayNational Public Lands DayObservance Sep 23SaturdaySeptember EquinoxSeason Sep 24SundayGold Star Mother's DayObservance Sep 25MondayYom KippurJewish holiday Sep 25MondayAmerican Indian DayState ObservanceTennesseeSep 25MondayYom KippurState HolidayTexas***Sep 27WednesdayThe Prophet's BirthdayMuslim Sep 29FridayAmerican Indian Heritage DayState ObservanceMontana, TexasSep 30SaturdayFirst Day of SukkotJewish holiday Oct 2MondayFrances Xavier Cabrini DayState HolidayColoradoOct 2MondayChild Health DayObservance Oct 4WednesdayFeast of St Francis of AssisiChristian Oct 6FridayLast Day of SukkotJewish holiday Oct 6FridayGerman American DayObservance Oct 7SaturdayShmini AtzeretJewish holiday Oct 8SundaySimchat TorahJewish holiday Oct 8SundayChicago Marathon (Tentative Date)Sporting event Oct 9MondayLeif Erikson DayObservance Oct 9MondayLeif Erikson DayLocal observanceColoradoOct 9MondayColumbus DayFederal Holiday Oct 9MondayColumbus DayState Holiday22 statesOct 9MondayColumbus DayState Legal HolidayTennesseeOct 9MondayFraternal DayState HolidayAlabamaOct 9MondayYorktown Victory DayState HolidayVirginiaOct 9MondayDiscoverers’ DayState ObservanceHawaiiOct 9MondayNative American DayState HolidaySouth DakotaOct 9MondayNative American DayState ObservanceOklahomaOct 9MondayIndigenous People's DayState Observance28 statesOct 9MondayIndigenous People's DayState HolidayDC, ME, NE, NMOct 9MondayIndigenous People's Day (Tentative Date)State ObservanceMichigan, MinnesotaOct 9MondayAmerican Indian Heritage DayState HolidayAlabamaOct 11WednesdayCasimir Pulaski DayState ObservanceMA, MI, RIOct 13FridayNavy BirthdayObservance Oct 14SaturdayRobert E. Lee's BirthdayState ObservanceArkansasOct 15SundayNavratriHindu Holiday Oct 15SundayWhite Cane Safety DayObservance Oct 16MondayBoss's DayObservance Oct 18WednesdayAlaska DayState HolidayAlaskaOct 21SaturdaySweetest DayObservance13 statesOct 23MondayDussehraHindu Holiday Oct 27FridayNevada DayState HolidayNevadaOct 31TuesdayHalloweenObservance Nov 1WednesdayAll Saints' DayChristian Nov 1WednesdayFirst Day of Native American Heritage MonthAnnual Monthly Observance Nov 2ThursdayAll Souls' DayChristian Nov 5SundayNew York City MarathonSporting event Nov 5SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time Nov 7TuesdayElection DayObservance Nov 7TuesdayElection DayState HolidayNew Jersey, VirginiaNov 10FridayMarine Corps BirthdayObservance Nov 10FridayVeterans Day (substitute)Federal Holiday Nov 10FridayVeterans Day (substitute)State HolidayAll except MA, MS, NY, RI, TX, WI, WYNov 11SaturdayVeterans DayFederal Holiday Nov 11SaturdayVeterans DayState HolidayAll except MA, MS, NY, TX, WI, WYNov 11SaturdayVeterans DayState HolidayMS, NY, TX, WINov 12SundayDiwali/DeepavaliHindu Holiday Nov 13MondayBarack Obama DayLocal observanceAlabama*Nov 13MondayVeterans' Day/Armistice Day (substitute)State HolidayRhode IslandNov 19SundayGeorge Rogers Clark DayState ObservanceOhioNov 23ThursdayThanksgiving DayFederal Holiday Nov 23ThursdayThanksgiving DayState HolidayAllNov 24FridayState HolidayState HolidayGeorgiaNov 24FridayPresidents' DayState HolidayNew MexicoNov 24FridayLincoln's Birthday/Lincoln's DayState HolidayIndianaNov 24FridayDay After ThanksgivingState Holiday22 statesNov 24FridayBlack FridayObservance Nov 24FridayAmerican Indian Heritage DayState HolidayMarylandNov 24FridayNative American Heritage DayState HolidayWashingtonNov 24FridayNative American Heritage DayObservance Nov 27MondayCyber MondayObservance Nov 28TuesdayGiving TuesdayObservance Nov 29WednesdayNellie Tayloe Ross's BirthdayState ObservanceWyomingDec 1FridayRosa Parks DayLocal observanceOhioDec 1FridayRosa Parks DayState ObservanceAlabamaDec 3SundayFirst Sunday of AdventChristian Dec 6WednesdaySt Nicholas DayObservance Dec 7ThursdayPearl Harbor Remembrance DayState ObservanceAlaska, WyomingDec 7ThursdayPearl Harbor Remembrance DayObservance Dec 7ThursdayDelaware DayState ObservanceDelawareDec 8FridayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian Dec 8FridayChanukah/Hanukkah (first day)Jewish holiday Dec 10SundayWyoming DayState ObservanceWyomingDec 12TuesdayFeast of Our Lady of GuadalupeChristian Dec 13WednesdayNational Guard BirthdayObservance Dec 15FridayLast Day of ChanukahJewish holiday Dec 15FridayBill of Rights DayObservance Dec 17SundayPan American Aviation DayObservance Dec 17SundayWright Brothers DayObservance Dec 21ThursdayDecember SolsticeSeason Dec 22FridayAsarah B'TevetJewish holiday Dec 24SundayChristmas EveState HolidayAR, KS**, KY, MI, NC, ND, OK, SC, TX, VA**, WIDec 24SundayChristmas EveObservance, Christian Dec 25MondayChristmas DayState HolidayAllDec 25MondayChristmas DayFederal Holiday Dec 25MondayChristmas Eve observedState HolidayAR, KS**, KY, MI, NC, ND, OK, SC, TX, VA**, WIDec 26TuesdayKwanzaa (first day)Observance Dec 26TuesdayDay After Christmas DayState HolidayKS, NC, SC, TXDec 31SundayNew Year's EveObservance Dec 31SundayNew Year's EveState HolidayLA, MI, WI* Observed only in some communities of this state.** Observed only in part of this state.*** Optional holiday in this state.