Secretary of State Office Holidays

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January 2020

 
  • 1/1/2020 – New Year’s Day
    Closed: All States

  • 1/17/2020 – Lee - Jackson Day
    Closed: VA

  • 1/20/2020 – 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 2020

 
  • 2/12/2020 — Lincoln's Birthday
    Closed: CT, IL, MO, MI

  • 2/18/2020 — Presidents’ Day
    Closed: All States except DE, FL, GA, IN, KS, KY, LA, NC, NM, RI, WI

  • 2/25/2020 — Mardi Gras
    Closed: AL (Baldwin and Mobile Counties only), LA

 

March 2020

 
  • 3/3/2020 — Town Meeting Day
    Closed: VT

  • 3/26/2020 — Kuhio Day
    Closed: HI

  • 3/30/2020 — Seward’s Day
    Closed: AK

  • 3/31/2020 — Cesar Chavez Day
    Closed: CA

 

April 2020

 
  • 4/10/2020 — Good Friday
    Closed: CT, DE, HI, IN, LA, NJ, NC, ND, TN, TX

  • 4/16/2020 — D.C. Emancipation Day
    Closed: D.C.

  • 4/20/2020 — Patriots' Day
    Closed: ME, MA

  • 4/24/2020 — Arbor Day
    Closed: NE

  • 4/27/2020 — Confederate Memorial Day
    Closed: AL, MS

  • 4/27/2020 — State Holiday
    Closed: GA

 

May 2020

 
  • 5/8/2020 — Truman Day
    Closed: MO

  • 5/11/2020 — Confederate Memorial Day
    Closed: SC

  • 5/12/2020 — Primary Election Day
    Closed: WV

  • 5/25/2020 — National Memorial Day
    Closed: All States

 

June 2020

 
  • 6/1/2020 — Jefferson Davis’ Birthday
    Closed: AL

  • 6/11/2020 — Kamehameha Day 
    Closed: HI

  • 6/20/2020 — West Virginia Day
    Closed: WV

 

July 2020

 
  • 7/3/2020 — Independence Day (Observed)
    Closed: All States

  • 7/24/2020 — Pioneer Day 
    Closed: UT

 

August 2020

 
  • 8/10/2020 — Victory Day
    Closed: RI

  • 8/17/2020 — Bennington Battle Day
    Closed: VT

  • 8/21/2020 — Statehood Day
    Closed: HI

 

September 2020

 
  • 9/7/2020 —Labor Day
    Closed: All States

 

October 2020

 
  • 10/12/2020 — Columbus Day (Also observed as Native American Day or Indigenous People's Day)
    Closed: AL, AZ, CT, DC, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, MA, ME, MD, MO, MT, NE, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, RI, SD, UT, VA, WI, WV

  • 10/19/2020 — Alaska Day
    Closed: AK

  • 10/30/2020 — Nevada Day
    Closed: NV

 

November 2020

 
  • 11/3/2020 — Election Day
    Closed: DE, HI, IL, IN, MD, MI, MT, NJ, NY, RI, WV

  • 11/11/2020 — Veterans’ Day (Observed)
    Closed: All States except WI

  • 11/26/2020 — Thanksgiving
    Closed: All States

  • 11/27/2020 — Day after Thanksgiving*
    *Observance name varies by jurisdiction
    Closed: AL, AR, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NE, NH, NC, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, WA, WV

 

December 2020

 
  • 12/24/2020 — Christmas Eve
    Closed: AR, CO, GA, KY, IL, LA, ME, MI, MS, MT, NC, ND, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI, WV

  • 12/25/2020 — Christmas Day
    Closed: All States

  • 12/26/2020 — Day Following Christmas
    Closed: KY, LA, MI, MS, TN, WI