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Pennsylvania Federal and State Holidays 2017

Today – 23 September 2017 – is not a holiday in Pennsylvania.

This page contains a calendar of all 2017 federal and state holidays for Pennsylvania. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanSunNew Year's Day
2 JanMonNew Year Holiday
16 JanMonMartin Luther King Jr. Birthday
20 FebMonPresident's Day
16 AprSunEaster Sunday
29 MayMonMemorial Day
4 JulTueIndependence Day
4 SepMonLabor Day
9 OctMonColumbus Day
10 NovFriVeterans Day Holiday
11 NovSatVeterans Day
23 NovThuThanksgiving Day
24 NovFriThanksgiving Friday
25 DecMonChristmas Day

Visit budget.pa.gov for the official announcement.

All holidays recognized by the federal government are recognized by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as well. On holidays such as Labor Day, Memorial Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas, office and businesses are closed in order to allow employees to celebrate with friends and family.

The commonwealth celebrates Lincoln’s birthday on February 12 while President’s Day is celebrated on the third Monday in February. Good Friday is also a holiday in Pennsylvania. The state also recognizes General Election Day on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.

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