Secretary of State Office Holidays

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January 2019

  • 1/1/2019 – New Year’s Day
    Closed: All States

  • 1/14/2019 – Inauguration Day
    Closed: AL

  • 1/15/2019 – Governor's Inauguration
    Closed: PA

  • 1/18/2019 – Lee - Jackson Day
    Closed: VA

  • 1/21/2019 – Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday* (*In AL, AR, and MS, also Robert E. Lee's Birthday; in AZ, also Civil Rights Day; in ID, also Idaho Human Rights Day; in WY, also WY Equality Day)
    Closed: All States


February 2019

  • 2/12/2019 — Lincoln's Birthday
    Closed: CT, IL, MO

  • 2/18/2019 — Presidents’ Day
    Closed: All States except DE, FL, GA, IA, IN, KS, KY, LA, NC, NM, RI, WI


March 2019

  • 3/5/2019 — Mardi Gras
    Closed: AL (Baldwin and Mobile Counties only), LA

  • 3/5/2019 — Town Meeting Day
    Closed: VT

  • 3/16/2019 — Evacuation Day (Observed)
    Closed: MA (Suffolk County Only)

  • 3/25/2019 — Seward’s Day
    Closed: AK

  • 3/26/2019 — Kuhio Day
    Closed: HI


April 2019

  • 4/15/2019 — Patriots' Day
    Closed: ME, MA

  • 4/16/2019 — D.C. Emancipation Day
    Closed: D.C.

  • 4/19/2019 — Good Friday
    Closed: CT, DE, HI, IN, LA, NJ, NC, ND, TN, TX

  • 4/26/2019 — Arbor Day
    Closed: NE

  • 4/29/2019 — Confederate Memorial Day
    Closed: AL, GA, MS


May 2019

  • 5/8/2019 — Election Day
    Closed: WV

  • 5/8/2019 — Truman Day
    Closed: MO

  • 5/10/2019 — Confederate Memorial Day
    Closed: SC

  • 5/27/2019 — National Memorial Day
    Closed: All States


June 2019

  • 6/3/2019 — Jefferson Davis’ Birthday
    Closed: AL

  • 6/11/2019 — Kamehameha Day 
    Closed: HI

  • 6/20/2019 — West Virginia Day
    Closed: WV


July 2019

  • 7/4/2019 — Independence Day
    Closed: All States

  • 7/24/2019 — Pioneer Day 
    Closed: UT


August 2019

  • 8/12/2019 — Victory Day
    Closed: RI

  • 8/16/2019 — Bennington Battle Day
    Closed: VT

  • 8/16/2019 — Statehood Day
    Closed: HI


September 2019

  • 9/2/2019 —Labor Day
    Closed: 
    All States


October 2019

  • 10/14/2019 — Columbus Day (Observed as Native American Day in SD)
    Closed: All except AK, AR, CA, CO, DE, FL, HI, KY, LA, MI, MN, MS, NC, ND, NH, NV, OK, OR, SC, TN, TX, VT, WA, WY

  • 10/18/2019 — Alaska Day
    Closed: AK

  • 10/25/2019 — Nevada Day
    Closed: NV


November 2019

  • 11/5/2019 — Election Day
    Closed: DE, HI, IL, IN, LA, MD, MI, MT, NJ, NY, RI, WV

  • 11/11/2019 — Veterans’ Day (Observed)
    Closed: All States except WI

  • 11/28/2019 — Thanksgiving
    Closed: All States

  • 11/29/2019 — Day after Thanksgiving*
    *Observance name varies by jurisdiction
    Closed: AL, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NE, NH, NC, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WV


December 2019

  • 12/24/2019 — Christmas Eve
    Closed: AL, AR, DE, GA, KY, IL, LA, MD, ME, MI, MS, NC, ND, NE, NM, OK, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI

  • 12/25/2019 — Christmas Day
    Closed: All States

  • 12/26/2019 — Day Following Christmas
    Closed: AK, LA, ME, MS, OK, NC, SC, TN, TX

  • 12/31/2019 — New Year's Eve
    Closed: KY, LA, MI, MS, TN, VA, WI