Holidays and Observances in Usa for 2023

How many US holidays are there in 2023? There are 55 holidays and observances, and 10 federal holidays in the USA every year. These federal national holidays are usually observed in all states, and government office buildings and banks are typically closed on these days. Below is a listing of all United States federal holidays and Presidential mandated observations. The main holidays are in bold Have a look at our calendar with USA holidays pages for printable calendars with US holidays. Federal holidays are in bold. Click on any public holiday below for more details and dates for the next 10 years.


DateDayHoliday NameHoliday Type
Jan 1SundayNew Years DayNational
Jan 2MondayNew Years Day observedNational
Jan 15SundayNational Sanctity of Human Life DayObservance
Jan 16MondayMartin Luther King DayNational
Jan 16MondayReligious Freedom DayObservance
Feb 15WednesdaySusan B Anthony DayObservance
Feb 20MondayPresidents DayNational
Mar 10FridayHarriet Tubman DayObservance
Mar 25SaturdayGreek Independence DayObservance
Mar 29WednesdayNational Vietnam War Veterans DayObservance
Mar 31FridayCesar Chavez DayObservance
Apr 6ThursdayNational Tartan DayObservance
Apr 9SundayNational Former Prisoner of War Recognition DayObservance
Apr 13ThursdayNational DARE DayObservance
Apr 14FridayPan American DayObservance
May 1MondayLoyalty DayObservance
May 1MondayLaw DayObservance
May 4ThursdayNational Day of PrayerObservance
May 12FridayMilitary Spouse DayObservance
May 14SundayMothers DayObservance
May 15MondayPeace Officers Memorial DayObservance
May 19FridayNational Defense Transportation DayObservance
May 19FridayMalcolm X DayObservance
May 20SaturdayArmed Forces DayObservance
May 22MondayNational Maritime DayObservance
May 25ThursdayNational Missing Childrens DayObservance
May 29MondayMemorial DayNational
Jun 14WednesdayFlag DayObservance
Jun 18SundayFathers DayObservance
Jun 19MondayJuneteenthNational
Jul 4TuesdayIndependence DayNational
Jul 27ThursdayNational Korean War Veterans Armistice DayObservance
Jul 30SundayParents DayObservance
Aug 16WednesdayNational Airborne DayObservance
Aug 26SaturdayWomens Equality DayObservance
Sep 4MondayLabor DayNational
Sep 9SaturdayNational Days of Prayer and RemembranceObservance
Sep 10SundayNational Days of Prayer and RemembranceObservance
Sep 11MondayPatriot DayObservance
Sep 11MondayEmergency Number DayObservance
Sep 15FridayNational POW MIA Recognition DayObservance
Sep 17SundayCitizen Day and Constitution WeekObservance
Sep 22FridayAmerican Business Womens DayObservance
Sep 24SundayGold Star Mothers DayObservance
Sep 25MondayFamily DayObservance
Sep 28ThursdayNational Good Neighbor DayObservance
Oct 2MondayChild Health DayObservance
Oct 6FridayGerman American DayObservance
Oct 9MondayColumbus DayNational
Oct 9MondayLeif Erikson DayObservance
Oct 9MondayIndigenous Peoples DayObservance
Oct 11WednesdayGeneral Pulaski Memorial DayObservance
Oct 15SundayWhite Cane Safety DayObservance
Oct 24TuesdayUnited Nations DayObservance
Nov 9ThursdayWorld Freedom DayObservance
Nov 10FridayVeterans Day observedNational
Nov 11SaturdayVeterans DayNational
Nov 15WednesdayNational Philanthropy DayObservance
Nov 15WednesdayAmerica Recycles DayObservance
Nov 20MondayNational Childs DayObservance
Nov 23ThursdayThanksgiving DayNational
Nov 24FridayNative American Heritage DayObservance
Dec 1FridayWorld AIDS DayObservance
Dec 3SundayInt Day of Persons With DisabilitiesObservance
Dec 7ThursdayNational Pearl Harbor Remembrance DayObservance
Dec 10SundayHuman Rights DayObservance
Dec 15FridayBill of Rights DayObservance
Dec 17SundayWright Brothers DayObservance
Dec 25MondayChristmas DayNational
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