A List of Federal Holidays in the 2016 Year
In the table below you can find a list of Federal holidays dates in 2016 year. For each entry the number of the remaining days is also shown, except for the dates already in the past. The most important dates are marked in red.
Federal holidays are public holidays established for federal employees in the Federal law (5 United States Code 6103) by the United States Congress. Employees are paid for the holidays. Most of them work Monday to Friday and when a holiday falls on Saturday it is usually observed on Friday (the day before), and when it falls on Sunday it is observed the following Monday.
|Date||Holiday name||Time left|
|Friday, January 1, 2016||New Year's Day|
|Monday, January 18, 2016||Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.|
|Monday, February 15, 2016||Washington's Birthday (Presidents' Day)|
|Monday, May 30, 2016||Memorial Day|
|Monday, July 4, 2016||Independence Day|
|Monday, September 5, 2016||Labor Day||1 week & 3 days (10 days)|
|Monday, October 10, 2016||Columbus Day||6 weeks & 3 days (45 days)|
|Friday, November 11, 2016||Veterans Day||11 weeks (77 days)|
|Thursday, November 24, 2016||Thanksgiving Day||12 weeks & 6 days (90 days)|
|Sunday, December 25, 2016||Christmas||~ 4 months (121 days)|
|Monday, December 26, 2016||Christmas (observed)||~ 4 months (122 days)|