United States Holidays 2018 Public Holidays and Observances

United States Holidays 2018 Public Holidays and Observances

List of United States Holidays 2018. All you need to know about Public Holidays and Observances in United States.

Date
Weekday
Holiday name
Holiday type
Where

Jan 1
Monday
New Year’s Day
Federal Holiday

Jan 1
Monday
New Year’s Eve observed
State holiday
LA, MI, WI

Jan 6
Saturday
Epiphany
Christian

Jan 7
Sunday
Orthodox Christmas Day
Orthodox

Jan 12
Friday
Lee Jackson Day
State holiday
Virginia

Jan 13
Saturday
Stephen Foster Memorial Day
Observance

Jan 14
Sunday
Orthodox New Year
Orthodox

Jan 15
Monday
Martin Luther King Day
Federal Holiday

Jan 15
Monday
Robert E Lee’s Birthday
State holiday
Alabama, Arkansas

Jan 15
Monday
State Holiday
State holiday
Mississippi

Jan 15
Monday
Idaho Human Rights Day
State holiday
Idaho

Jan 15
Monday
Civil Rights Day
State holiday
Arizona, New Hampshire

Jan 19
Friday
Robert E Lee’s Birthday
State holiday
Florida

Jan 19
Friday
State Holiday
State holiday
Texas

Jan 29
Monday
Kansas Day
Observance

Jan 31
Wednesday
Tu Bishvat/Tu B’Shevat
Jewish holiday

Feb 1
Thursday
National Freedom Day
Observance

Feb 2
Friday
Groundhog Day
Observance

Feb 2
Friday
National Wear Red Day
Observance

Feb 4
Sunday
Rosa Parks Day
Local observance
California, Ohio

Feb 12
Monday
Lincoln’s Birthday
State holiday
CT, IL, MO, NY

Feb 12
Monday
Lincoln’s Birthday
Local observance
Florida

Feb 13
Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
State holiday
Alabama, Louisiana

Feb 13
Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
Observance

Feb 13
Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
Local observance
Florida

Feb 14
Wednesday
Ash Wednesday
Christian

Feb 14
Wednesday
Valentine’s Day
Observance

Feb 14
Wednesday
Statehood Day in Arizona
Local observance
Arizona

Feb 15
Thursday
Susan B Anthony’s Birthday
Local observance
CA, FL, NY, WI

Feb 16
Friday
Chinese New Year
Observance

Feb 19
Monday
Presidents’ Day
Federal Holiday

Feb 19
Monday
Daisy Gatson Bates Day
State holiday
Arkansas

Feb 28
Wednesday
Linus Pauling Day
Local observance
Oregon

Mar 1
Thursday
Purim
Jewish holiday

Mar 1
Thursday
St. David’s Day
Observance

Mar 2
Friday
Texas Independence Day
State holiday
Texas

Mar 2
Friday
Read Across America Day
Observance

Mar 2
Friday
Employee Appreciation Day
Observance

Mar 5
Monday
Casimir Pulaski Day
State holiday
Illinois

Mar 6
Tuesday
Town Meeting Day Vermont
State holiday

Mar 11
Sunday
Daylight Saving Time starts
Clock change/Daylight Saving Time

Mar 16
Friday
Evacuation Day observed
State holiday
Massachusetts

Mar 17
Saturday
St. Patrick’s Day
Observance

Mar 17
Saturday
Evacuation Day
State holiday
Massachusetts

Mar 20
Tuesday
March equinox
Season

Mar 25
Sunday
Palm Sunday
Christian

Mar 25
Sunday
Maryland Day
Local observance
Maryland

Mar 26
Monday
Maryland Day observed
Local observance
Maryland

Mar 26
Monday
Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day
State holiday
Hawaii

Mar 26
Monday
Seward’s Day
State holiday
Alaska

Mar 29
Thursday
Maundy Thursday
Christian

Mar 30
Friday
Good Friday
State holiday
13 states

Mar 31
Saturday
Holy Saturday
Christian

Mar 31
Saturday
Passover (first day)
Jewish holiday

Mar 31
Saturday
César Chávez Day
State holiday
CA, CO*, TX*

Apr 1
Sunday
Easter Sunday
Observance, Christian

Apr 2
Monday
Easter Monday
Christian

Apr 2
Monday
Pascua Florida Day
Local observance
Florida

Apr 6
Friday
Orthodox Good Friday
Orthodox

Apr 6
Friday
National Tartan Day
Observance

Apr 7
Saturday
Last Day of Passover
Jewish holiday

Apr 7
Saturday
Orthodox Holy Saturday
Orthodox

Apr 8
Sunday
Orthodox Easter
Orthodox

Apr 9
Monday
Orthodox Easter Monday
Orthodox

Apr 10
Tuesday
National Library Workers’ Day
Observance

Apr 11
Wednesday
Yom HaShoah
Jewish holiday

Apr 13
Friday
Isra and Mi’raj
Muslim

Apr 13
Friday
Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday
Observance

Apr 15
Sunday
Father Damien Day
Local observance
Hawaii

Apr 16
Monday
Emancipation Day
State holiday
District of Columbia

Apr 16
Monday
Patriot’s Day
State holiday
Maine, Massachusetts

Apr 17
Tuesday
Tax Day
Observance

Apr 19
Thursday
Yom Ha’atzmaut
Jewish holiday

Apr 21
Saturday
San Jacinto Day
State holiday
Texas

Apr 22
Sunday
Oklahoma Day
Local observance
Oklahoma

Apr 23
Monday
Confederate Memorial Day
State holiday
Alabama, Florida

Apr 23
Monday
State Holiday
State holiday
Georgia

Apr 25
Wednesday
Administrative Professionals Day
Observance

Apr 26
Thursday
State Holiday
Local observance
Florida

Apr 26
Thursday
Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day
Observance

Apr 27
Friday
Arbor Day
State holiday
Nebraska

Apr 30
Monday
State Holiday
State holiday
Mississippi

May 1
Tuesday
Law Day
Observance

May 1
Tuesday
Loyalty Day
Observance

May 3
Thursday
Lag BaOmer
Jewish holiday

May 3
Thursday
National Day of Prayer
Observance

May 4
Friday
Kent State Shootings Remembrance
Local observance
Ohio

May 4
Friday
Rhode Island Independence Day
Local observance
Rhode Island

May 5
Saturday
Cinco de Mayo
Observance

May 5
Saturday
National Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Day
Observance

May 6
Sunday
National Nurses Day
Observance

May 8
Tuesday
Truman Day
State holiday
Missouri

May 8
Tuesday
Primary Election Day West Virginia
State holiday
West Virginia

May 10
Thursday
Ascension Day
Christian

May 10
Thursday
State Holiday
State holiday
South Carolina

May 10
Thursday
State Holiday
Local observance
North Carolina

May 13
Sunday
Mother’s Day
Observance

May 15
Tuesday
Peace Officers Memorial Day
Observance

May 16
Wednesday
Ramadan starts
Muslim

May 18
Friday
National Defense Transportation Day
Observance

May 19
Saturday
Armed Forces Day
Observance

May 20
Sunday
Pentecost
Christian

May 20
Sunday
Shavuot
Jewish holiday

May 21
Monday
Whit Monday
Christian

May 22
Tuesday
National Maritime Day
Observance

May 22
Tuesday
Harvey Milk Day
Local observance
California

May 23
Wednesday
Emergency Medical Services for Children Day
Observance

May 25
Friday
National Missing Children’s Day
Observance

May 27
Sunday
Trinity Sunday
Christian

May 28
Monday
Memorial Day
Federal Holiday

May 28
Monday
Jefferson Davis Birthday
Local observance
Mississippi

May 31
Thursday
Corpus Christi
Christian

Jun 1
Friday
Statehood Day
Local observance
Kentucky, Tennessee

Jun 3
Sunday
Jefferson Davis Birthday
Local observance
Florida

Jun 4
Monday
Jefferson Davis Birthday
State holiday
Alabama

Jun 6
Wednesday
D-Day
Observance

Jun 10
Sunday
Lailat al-Qadr
Muslim

Jun 11
Monday
Kamehameha Day
State holiday
Hawaii

Jun 14
Thursday
U.S. Army Birthday
Observance

Jun 14
Thursday
Flag Day
Observance

Jun 17
Sunday
Father’s Day
Observance

Jun 17
Sunday
Bunker Hill Day
State holiday
Massachusetts

Jun 18
Monday
Bunker Hill Day observed
State holiday
Massachusetts

Jun 19
Tuesday
Juneteenth
Local observance
All except Am. Samoa, AZ, HI, MD, MP, MT, ND, NH, SD, TX, UT, Virg. Is.

Jun 19
Tuesday
Emancipation Day
State holiday
Texas

Jun 20
Wednesday
West Virginia Day
State holiday
West Virginia

Jun 20
Wednesday
American Eagle Day
Observance

Jun 21
Thursday
June Solstice
Season

Jul 4
Wednesday
Independence Day
Federal Holiday

Jul 22
Sunday
Tisha B’Av
Jewish holiday

Jul 22
Sunday
Parents’ Day
Observance

Jul 24
Tuesday
Pioneer Day
State holiday
Utah

Jul 27
Friday
National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day
Observance

Aug 1
Wednesday
Colorado Day
Local observance
Colorado

Aug 4
Saturday
U.S. Coast Guard Birthday
Observance

Aug 7
Tuesday
Purple Heart Day
Observance

Aug 13
Monday
Victory Day
State holiday
Rhode Island

Aug 15
Wednesday
Assumption of Mary
Christian

Aug 16
Thursday
Bennington Battle Day
State holiday
Vermont

Aug 17
Friday
Statehood Day in Hawaii
State holiday
Hawaii

Aug 19
Sunday
National Aviation Day
Observance

Aug 21
Tuesday
Senior Citizens Day
Observance

Aug 22
Wednesday
Eid al-Adha
Muslim

Aug 26
Sunday
Women’s Equality Day
Observance

Aug 27
Monday
Lyndon Baines Johnson Day
State holiday
Texas

Sep 3
Monday
Labor Day
Federal Holiday

Sep 8
Saturday
Carl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup Day
Observance

Sep 9
Sunday
National Grandparents Day
Observance

Sep 9
Sunday
California Admission Day
Local observance
California

Sep 10
Monday
Rosh Hashana
State holiday
Texas

Sep 10
Monday
Rosh Hashana
Jewish holiday

Sep 11
Tuesday
Patriot Day
Observance

Sep 12
Wednesday
Muharram
Muslim

Sep 17
Monday
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day
Observance

Sep 18
Tuesday
Air Force Birthday
Observance

Sep 19
Wednesday
Yom Kippur
State holiday
Texas

Sep 19
Wednesday
Yom Kippur
Jewish holiday

Sep 21
Friday
National POW/MIA Recognition Day
Observance

Sep 22
Saturday
Emancipation Day
Local observance
Ohio

Sep 23
Sunday
September equinox
Season

Sep 24
Monday
First Day of Sukkot
Jewish holiday

Sep 28
Friday
Native Americans’ Day
Local observance
California

Sep 30
Sunday
Last Day of Sukkot
Jewish holiday

Sep 30
Sunday
Gold Star Mother’s Day
Observance

Oct 1
Monday
Shmini Atzeret
Jewish holiday

Oct 1
Monday
Child Health Day
Observance

Oct 2
Tuesday
Simchat Torah
Jewish holiday

Oct 4
Thursday
Feast of St Francis of Assisi
Christian

Oct 8
Monday
Columbus Day
Local observance
Florida

Oct 8
Monday
Columbus Day
Federal Holiday
All except AK, AR, CA, DE, FL, HI, MI, MN, ND, NV, OR, SD, TX, VT, WA, WI, WY

Oct 8
Monday
Native Americans’ Day
Local observance
South Dakota

Oct 8
Monday
Indigenous People’s Day
Local observance
CA*, MN*, WA*

Oct 9
Tuesday
Leif Erikson Day
Observance

Oct 13
Saturday
U.S. Navy Birthday
Observance

Oct 15
Monday
White Cane Safety Day
Observance

Oct 16
Tuesday
Boss’s Day
Observance

Oct 18
Thursday
Alaska Day
State holiday
Alaska

Oct 26
Friday
Nevada Day
State holiday
Nevada

Oct 31
Wednesday
Halloween
Observance

Nov 1
Thursday
All Saints’ Day
Christian

Nov 2
Friday
All Souls’ Day
Christian

Nov 4
Sunday
Daylight Saving Time ends
Clock change/Daylight Saving Time

Nov 6
Tuesday
Election Day
State holiday
14 states

Nov 8
Thursday
Return Day Delaware
State holiday
Delaware

Nov 10
Saturday
Marine Corps Birthday
Observance

Nov 11
Sunday
Veterans Day
Federal Holiday

Nov 21
Wednesday
The Prophet’s Birthday
Muslim

Nov 22
Thursday
Thanksgiving Day
Federal Holiday

Nov 23
Friday
State Holiday
State holiday
Georgia

Nov 23
Friday
Presidents’ Day
State holiday
New Mexico

Nov 23
Friday
Lincoln’s Birthday/Lincoln’s Day
State holiday
Indiana, West Virginia

Nov 23
Friday
Black Friday
State holiday
24 states

Nov 23
Friday
American Indian Heritage Day
State holiday
Maryland

Nov 26
Monday
Cyber Monday
Observance

Dec 2
Sunday
First Sunday of Advent
Christian

Dec 3
Monday
Chanukah/Hanukkah (first day)
Jewish holiday

Dec 6
Thursday
St Nicholas’ Day
Observance

Dec 7
Friday
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Observance

Dec 8
Saturday
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Christian

Dec 10
Monday
Last Day of Chanukah
Jewish holiday

Dec 12
Wednesday
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Observance

Dec 13
Thursday
U.S. National Guard Birthday
Observance

Dec 17
Monday
Pan American Aviation Day
Observance

Dec 17
Monday
Wright Brothers Day
Observance

Dec 21
Friday
December Solstice
Season

Dec 24
Monday
Christmas Eve
Observance, Christian

Dec 24
Monday
Christmas Eve
State holiday
KS*, LA, MI, NC, ND, OK, SC, TX, VA*, WI

Dec 25
Tuesday
Christmas Day
Federal Holiday

Dec 26
Wednesday
Kwanzaa (until Jan 1)
Observance

Dec 26
Wednesday
Day After Christmas Day
State holiday
KS, KY, NC, NC, NH, SC, TX

Dec 31
Monday
New Year’s Eve
Observance

Dec 31
Monday
New Year’s Eve
State holiday
LA, MI, WI

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