Check US Public Holidays for the calendar year 2017. Check holidays dates in 2017 for New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday, Washington’s Birthday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas.
|US Public Holidays 2017|
|1||January||2||Monday||New Year’s Day (Observed)|
|2||January||16||Monday||Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday|
|3||February||20||Monday||Washington’s Birthday *|
|8||November||10||Friday||Veterans Day (Observed)|
- When any of the holidays enumerated in subsection on a Sunday, the following Monday shall be observed as a holiday.
- When any of the holidays enumerated in subsection on a Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be observed as a holiday.
- * This holiday is designated as “Washington’s Birthday” in section 6103(a) of title 5 of the United States Code, which is the law that specifies holidays for Federal employees. Though other institutions such as state and local governments and private businesses may use other names, it is our policy to always refer to holidays by the names designated in the law.