South Dakota Federal and State Holidays 2018
This page contains a calendar of all 2018 federal and state holidays for South Dakota. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.
|1 Jan||Mon||New Year's Day|
|15 Jan||Mon||Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday|
|19 Feb||Mon||President's Day|
|28 May||Mon||Memorial Day|
|4 Jul||Wed||Independence Day|
|3 Sep||Mon||Labor Day|
|8 Oct||Mon||Native American Day|
|11 Nov||Sun||Veterans Day|
|12 Nov||Mon||Veterans Day Holiday|
|22 Nov||Thu||Thanksgiving Day|
|25 Dec||Tue||Christmas Day|
Visit sd.gov for the original release.
South Dakota has seven public holiday weekends to choose from in 2018, including one created by a a holiday unique to South Dakota: Native American Day. Native American Day, which falls on Monday, October 8th in 2018, coincides with Columbus Day and focuses on the cultures who were already here when Europeans first stepped foot on American soil.
The sleepy town of Sturgis was named after Judge John Sturgis, who moved to the area in 1828 and built a log cabin. Although visitors…