Illinois Federal and State Holidays 2017Today – 23 September 2017 – is not a holiday in Illinois.
This page contains a calendar of all 2017 federal and state holidays for Illinois. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.
|1 Jan||Sun||New Year's Day|
|2 Jan||Mon||New Year Holiday|
|16 Jan||Mon||Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday|
|12 Feb||Sun||Lincoln's Birthday|
|13 Feb||Mon||Lincoln's Birthday Holiday|
|20 Feb||Mon||President's Day|
|16 Apr||Sun||Easter Sunday|
|29 May||Mon||Memorial Day|
|4 Jul||Tue||Independence Day|
|4 Sep||Mon||Labor Day|
|9 Oct||Mon||Columbus Day|
|10 Nov||Fri||Veterans Day Holiday|
|11 Nov||Sat||Veterans Day|
|23 Nov||Thu||Thanksgiving Day|
|24 Nov||Fri||Thanksgiving Friday|
|25 Dec||Mon||Christmas Day|
Visit illinois.gov for the official announcement.
Illinois recognizes federal holidays that include Independence Day, Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. If the holiday falls on a Saturday, the holiday is celebrated on Friday and if the holiday falls on Sunday, it is celebrated on Monday. Banks are permitted to celebrate legal holidays that fall on a Sunday on Monday, but are closed on Saturday if the holiday falls on that day of the week.
Chicago, Illinois, is the third-largest metropolis in the United States, with over 2.7 million residents, and the seat of Cook County.
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