USA Federal Holidays 2017

USA Federal Holidays for Year 2017

Date Day of Week Holiday Name
January 2 [1]MondayNew Year’s Day
January 16MondayBirthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
February 20MondayWashington’s Birthday (aka Presidents Day)
May 29MondayMemorial Day
July 4TuesdayIndependence Day
September 4MondayLabor Day
October 9MondayColumbus Day
November 10 [2]FridayVeterans Day
November 23ThursdayThanksgiving Day
December 25MondayChristmas Day

Federal Holidays of the USA by Year


[1] January 1, 2017 (the legal public holiday for New Year’s Day), falls on a Sunday. For most Federal employees, Monday, January 2, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes.

[2] November 11, 2017 (the legal public holiday for Veterans Day), falls on a Saturday. For most Federal employees, Friday, November 10, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes.

[3] Inauguration Day, January 20, 2017, falls on a Friday. An employee who works in the District of Columbia, Montgomery or Prince George's Counties in Maryland, Arlington or Fairfax Counties in Virginia, or the cities of Alexandria or Fairfax in Virginia, and who is regularly scheduled to perform non-overtime work on Inauguration Day, is entitled to a holiday.