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Public Holidays and Office Closures

Public Holidays and Office Closures

The following public holidays are observed by the Embassy and Consulates-General. The offices will be closed on these dates:

Washington, DC
New York
Los Angeles
Chicago
Houston
Honolulu
San Francisco

Washington, DC

2019
Thursday, 28 November 2019: Thanksgiving
Friday, 29 November 2019: Day after Thanksgiving
Wednesday, 25 December 2019: Christmas Day
Thursday, 26 December 2019: Boxing Day
Friday, 27 December 2019: Additional Embassy holiday
Tuesday, 31 December 2019: Additional Embassy Holiday

2020
Wednesday, 1 January 2020: New Year’s Day
Monday, 17 February 2020: President's Day (Washington's Birthday)
Friday, 10 April 2020: Good Friday
Monday, 13 April 2020: Easter Monday
Monday, 25 May 2020: Memorial Day
Friday, 3 July 2020: Independence Day (observed)
Monday, 7 September 2020: Labor Day
Monday, 12 October 2020: Columbus Day
Thursday, 26 November 2020: Thanksgiving
Friday, 27 November 2020: Day after Thanksgiving
Friday, 25 December 2020: Christmas Day
Monday, 28 December 2020: Boxing Day (observed)
Tuesday, 29 December 2020: Additional Embassy holiday
Thursday, 31 December 2020: Additional Embassy Holiday

New York

Wednesday, 25 December 2019: Christmas Day
Thursday, 26 December 2019: Boxing Day
Friday, 27 December 2019: Additional Consulate holiday
Tuesday, 31 December 2019: Additional Consulate Holiday

2020
Wednesday, 1 January 2020: New Year’s Day
Monday, 17 February 2020: President's Day (Washington's Birthday)
Friday, 10 April 2020: Good Friday
Monday, 13 April 2020: Easter Monday
Monday, 25 May 2020: Memorial Day
Friday, 3 July 2020: Independence Day (observed)
Monday, 7 September 2020: Labor Day
Monday, 12 October 2020: Columbus Day
Thursday, 26 November 2020: Thanksgiving
Friday, 27 November 2020: Day after Thanksgiving
Friday, 25 December 2020: Christmas Day
Monday, 28 December 2020: Boxing Day (observed)
Wednesday, 30 December 2020: Additional Consulate-General Holiday
Thursday, 31 December 2020: Additional Consualte-General Holiday

Los Angeles

Tuesday, 1 January 2019: New Year’s Day
Monday, 18 February 2019: President's Day
Friday, 19 April 2019: Good Friday
Monday, 22 April 2019: Easter Monday
Thursday, 25 April 2019: ANZAC Day
Monday, 27 May 2019: Memorial Day
Thursday, 4 July 2019: Independence Day
Monday, 2 September 2019: Labor Day
Thursday, 28 November 2019: Thanksgiving
Friday, 29 November 2019: Day after Thanksgiving
Wednesday, 25 December 2019: Christmas Day
Thursday, 26 December 2019: Boxing Day
Friday, 27 December 2019: Additional Consulate holiday
Tuesday, 31 December 2019: Additional Consulate Holiday

Chicago

Tuesday, 1 January 2019: New Year’s Day
Monday, 18 February 2019: President's Day
Friday, 19 April 2019: Good Friday
Monday, 22 April 2019: Easter Monday
Monday, 27 May 2019: Memorial Day
Thursday, 4 July 2019: Independence Day
Monday, 2 September 2019: Labor Day
Thursday, 28 November 2019: Thanksgiving
Friday, 29 November 2019: Day after Thanksgiving
Wednesday, 25 December 2019: Christmas Day
Thursday, 26 December 2019: Boxing Day
Friday, 27 December 2019: Additional Consulate holiday
Monday, 30 December 2019: Additional Consulate Holiday
Tuesday, 31 December 2019: Additional Consulate Holiday

Houston

Tuesday, 1 January 2019: New Year’s Day
Monday, 18 February 2019: President's Day
Friday, 19 April 2019: Good Friday
Monday, 22 April 2019: Easter Monday
Monday, 27 May 2019: Memorial Day
Monday, 10 June 2019: Queen's Birthday
Thursday, 4 July 2019: Independence Day
Monday, 2 September 2019: Labor Day
Monday, 14 October 2019: Columbus Day
Thursday, 28 November 2019: Thanksgiving
Friday, 29 November 2019: Day after Thanksgiving
Wednesday, 25 December 2019: Christmas Day
Thursday, 26 December 2019: Boxing Day
Friday, 27 December 2019: Additional Consulate holiday

Honolulu

2019
Thursday, 28 November 2019: Thanksgiving
Friday, 29 November 2019: Day after Thanksgiving
Wednesday, 25 December 2019: Christmas Day
Thursday, 26 December 2019: Boxing Day
Friday, 27 December 2019: Additional Consulate holiday
Monday, 30 December 2019: Additional Consulate Holiday
Tuesday, 31 December 2019: Additional Consulate Holiday

2020
Wednesday, 1 January 2020: New Year’s Day
Monday, 17 February 2020: President's Day (Washington's Birthday)
Friday, 10 April 2020: Good Friday
Monday, 13 April 2020: Easter Monday
Monday, 25 May 2020: Memorial Day
Friday, 3 July 2020: Independence Day
Monday, 7 September 2020: Labor Day
Thursday, 26 November 2020: Thanksgiving
Friday, 27 November 2020: Day after Thanksgiving
Friday, 25 December 2020: Christmas Day
Monday, 28 December 2019: Day in Lieu of Boxing Day
Tuesday, 29 December 2020: Additional Consulate holiday
Wednesday, 30 December 2020: Additional Consulate Holiday
Thursday, 31 December 2020: Additional Consulate Holiday

San Francisco

Tuesday, 1 January 2019: New Year’s Day
Monday, 18 February 2019: President's Day
Friday, 19 April 2019: Good Friday
Monday, 22 April 2019: Easter Monday
Monday, 27 May 2019: Memorial Day
Thursday, 4 July 2019: Independence Day
Monday, 2 September 2019: Labor Day
Thursday, 28 November 2019: Thanksgiving
Friday, 29 November 2019: Day after Thanksgiving
Wednesday, 25 December 2019: Christmas Day
Thursday, 26 December 2019: Boxing Day
Friday, 27 December 2019: Additional Consulate holiday
Tuesday, 31 December 2019: Additional Consulate Holiday