Iowa Federal and State Holidays 2017Today – 27 June 2017 – is not a holiday in Iowa.
This page contains a calendar of all 2017 federal and state holidays for Iowa. 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|
|16 Apr||Sun||Easter Sunday|
|29 May||Mon||Memorial Day|
|4 Jul||Tue||Independence Day|
|4 Sep||Mon||Labor 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 das.iowa.gov for the official announcement.
Iowa recognizes all federal holidays as well as the Friday after Thanksgiving. Although employers are not required to give paid time off, all employers are required to grant time off to veterans on Veteran’s Day as long as the employee’s absence would not cause a significant hardship on the employer.
Employees must provide their employer with one-month notice that they plan to take off on Veteran’s Day and must provide the employer with a federal certificate of release or discharge from active duty that demonstrates they are a veteran. The employer must notify the employee beforehand if they will be paid for Veteran’s Day if they choose not to work that day.
Clear Lake is a bicycling town and you are able to bring your own or rent one. Take a slow, 14-mile ride around the lake…
With amazing Victorian homes lining narrow streets between limestone hills, there are many reasons to take a leisurely stroll through Dubuque, Iowa.
The best old – and ancient! – famous travel quotes to inspire your next holiday adventure
These travel quotes are from people over the centuries and millennia who knew the immense value of travel. We hope…
Experience the Floating Markets of Thailand
Shopping is a popular pastime in Thailand and massive malls and street markets can be found in virtually every part…
Relax on Malaysia’s Best Beaches
The nation of Malaysia is blessed with stunning tropical weather and intense natural beauty, making this the perfect destination for…
Discover Australia’s two longest passenger train routes
Travelling by train is a fantastic way to explore Australia. The country boasts a number of very efficient train services…
Why the date of Easter changes every year
Easter ranks among the most prominent holidays in the western world, and is considered by many to be the most…