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Washington Federal and State Holidays 2017

Today – 19 August 2017 – is not a holiday in Washington.

This page contains a calendar of all 2017 federal and state holidays for Washington. 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
10 NovFriVeterans Day Holiday
11 NovSatVeterans Day
23 NovThuThanksgiving Day
24 NovFriThanksgiving Friday
25 DecMonChristmas Day

Visit dor.wa.gov for the official announcement.

Holidays that are recognized by the federal government are also recognized in Washington. These include Christmas, Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. When a legal holiday falls on Sunday, it is observed on Monday while legal holidays falling on Saturday are celebrated on Friday.

On the Friday immediately following the fourth Thursday in November, Washington celebrates Native American Heritage Day. The holiday is designed to recognize the contributions of Native American’s in the United States throughout history.