Pennsylvania State Holidays 2017
This page contains a calendar of all 2017 Pennsylvania state holidays. 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|
|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 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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