Find Out What Holiday It Is Today

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There are many holidays than you may be aware of so check out this list of Holidays below

to see ones you didn’t know or forgot existed.

DateWeekdayHoliday NameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
Jan 1SundayLast Day of ChanukahJewish holiday
Jan 1SundayNew Year’s DayFederal Holiday
Jan 2MondayNew Year’s Day observedFederal Holiday
Jan 6FridayEpiphanyChristian
Jan 7SaturdayOrthodox Christmas DayOrthodox
Jan 13FridayLee Jackson DayState holidayVirginia
Jan 13FridayStephen Foster Memorial DayObservance
Jan 14SaturdayOrthodox New YearOrthodox
Jan 16MondayMartin Luther King Jr. DayFederal Holiday
Jan 16MondayRobert E Lee’s BirthdayState holidayAlabama, Arkansas
Jan 16MondayState HolidayState holidayMississippi
Jan 16MondayIdaho Human Rights DayState holidayIdaho
Jan 16MondayCivil Rights DayState holidayArizona, New Hampshire
Jan 19ThursdayRobert E Lee’s BirthdayState holidayFlorida
Jan 19ThursdayState HolidayState holidayTexas
Jan 20FridayInauguration DayState holidayDC, LA, MD, VA
Jan 28SaturdayChinese New YearObservance
Jan 29SundayKansas DayObservance
Feb 1WednesdayNational Freedom DayObservance
Feb 2ThursdayGroundhog DayObservance
Feb 3FridayNational Wear Red DayObservance
Feb 4SaturdayRosa Parks DayLocal observanceCalifornia, Ohio
Feb 11SaturdayTu Bishvat/Tu B’ShevatJewish holiday
Feb 12SundayLincoln’s BirthdayState holidayCT, IL, MO, NY
Feb 12SundayLincoln’s BirthdayLocal observanceFlorida
Feb 13MondayLincoln’s Birthday observedState holidayCT, IL, MO, NY
Feb 14TuesdayValentine’s DayObservance
Feb 14TuesdayStatehood Day in ArizonaLocal observanceArizona
Feb 15WednesdaySusan B Anthony’s BirthdayLocal observanceCA, FL, NY, WI
Feb 20MondayPresidents’ DayFederal Holiday
Feb 20MondayDaisy Gatson Bates DayState holidayArkansas
Feb 24FridayMaha ShivaratriHindu Holiday
Feb 28TuesdayShrove Tuesday/Mardi GrasLocal observanceFlorida
Feb 28TuesdayShrove Tuesday/Mardi GrasState holidayAlabama, Louisiana
Feb 28TuesdayShrove Tuesday/Mardi GrasObservance
Feb 28TuesdayLinus Pauling DayLocal observanceOregon
Mar 1WednesdayAsh WednesdayChristian
Mar 1WednesdaySt. David’s DayObservance
Mar 2ThursdayTexas Independence DayState holidayTexas
Mar 2ThursdayRead Across America DayObservance
Mar 3FridayEmployee Appreciation DayObservance
Mar 6MondayCasimir Pulaski DayState holidayIllinois
Mar 7TuesdayTown Meeting Day VermontState holiday
Mar 12SundayHoliHindu Holiday
Mar 12SundayPurimJewish holiday
Mar 12SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Mar 17FridaySt. Patrick’s DayObservance
Mar 17FridayEvacuation DayState holidayMassachusetts
Mar 20MondayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 25SaturdayMaryland DayLocal observanceMaryland
Mar 26SundayPrince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole DayState holidayHawaii
Mar 27MondayPrince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day observedState holidayHawaii
Mar 27MondaySeward’s DayState holidayAlaska
Mar 31FridayCésar Chávez DayState holidayCA, CO*, TX*
Apr 2SundayPascua Florida DayLocal observanceFlorida
Apr 3MondayPascua Florida Day observedLocal observanceFlorida
Apr 6ThursdayNational Tartan DayObservance
Apr 9SundayPalm SundayChristian
Apr 11TuesdayPassover (first day)Jewish holiday
Apr 11TuesdayNational Library Workers’ DayObservance
Apr 13ThursdayMaundy ThursdayChristian
Apr 13ThursdayThomas Jefferson’s BirthdayObservance
Apr 14FridayOrthodox Good FridayOrthodox
Apr 14FridayGood FridayState holiday13 states
Apr 15SaturdayHoly SaturdayChristian
Apr 15SaturdayOrthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox
Apr 15SaturdayFather Damien DayLocal observanceHawaii
Apr 16SundayOrthodox EasterOrthodox
Apr 16SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian
Apr 16SundayEmancipation DayState holidayDistrict of Columbia
Apr 17MondayOrthodox Easter MondayOrthodox
Apr 17MondayEaster MondayChristian
Apr 17MondayEmancipation Day observedState holidayDistrict of Columbia
Apr 17MondayPatriot’s DayState holidayMaine, Massachusetts
Apr 18TuesdayLast Day of PassoverJewish holiday
Apr 18TuesdayTax DayObservance
Apr 21FridaySan Jacinto DayState holidayTexas
Apr 22SaturdayOklahoma DayLocal observanceOklahoma
Apr 24MondayYom HaShoahJewish holiday
Apr 24MondayIsra and Mi’rajMuslim
Apr 24MondayConfederate Memorial DayState holidayAlabama, Florida
Apr 24MondayState HolidayState holidayMississippi
Apr 24MondayState HolidayState holidayGeorgia
Apr 26WednesdayState HolidayLocal observanceFlorida
Apr 26WednesdayAdministrative Professionals DayObservance
Apr 27ThursdayTake our Daughters and Sons to Work DayObservance
Apr 28FridayArbor DayState holidayNebraska
May 1MondayLaw DayObservance
May 1MondayLoyalty DayObservance
May 2TuesdayYom Ha’atzmautJewish holiday
May 4ThursdayKent State Shootings RemembranceLocal observanceOhio
May 4ThursdayNational Day of PrayerObservance
May 4ThursdayRhode Island Independence DayLocal observanceRhode Island
May 5FridayCinco de MayoObservance
May 6SaturdayNational Nurses DayObservance
May 6SaturdayNational Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) DayObservance
May 8MondayTruman DayState holidayMissouri
May 10WednesdayState HolidayLocal observanceNorth Carolina
May 10WednesdayState HolidayState holidaySouth Carolina
May 14SundayLag BaOmerJewish holiday
May 14SundayMother’s DayObservance
May 15MondayPeace Officers Memorial DayObservance
May 19FridayNational Defense Transportation DayObservance
May 20SaturdayArmed Forces DayObservance
May 22MondayNational Maritime DayObservance
May 22MondayHarvey Milk DayLocal observanceCalifornia
May 24WednesdayEmergency Medical Services for Children DayObservance
May 25ThursdayAscension DayChristian
May 25ThursdayNational Missing Children’s DayObservance
May 27SaturdayRamadan startsMuslim
May 29MondayMemorial DayFederal Holiday
May 29MondayJefferson Davis BirthdayLocal observanceMississippi
May 31WednesdayShavuotJewish holiday
Jun 1ThursdayStatehood DayLocal observanceKentucky, Tennessee
Jun 3SaturdayJefferson Davis BirthdayLocal observanceFlorida
Jun 4SundayPentecostChristian
Jun 5MondayWhit MondayChristian
Jun 5MondayJefferson Davis BirthdayState holidayAlabama
Jun 6TuesdayD-DayObservance
Jun 11SundayTrinity SundayChristian
Jun 11SundayKamehameha DayState holidayHawaii
Jun 12MondayKamehameha Day observedState holidayHawaii
Jun 14WednesdayArmy BirthdayObservance
Jun 14WednesdayFlag DayObservance
Jun 15ThursdayCorpus ChristiChristian
Jun 16FridayBunker Hill Day observedState holidayMassachusetts
Jun 17SaturdayBunker Hill DayState holidayMassachusetts
Jun 18SundayFather’s DayObservance
Jun 19MondayJuneteenthLocal observanceAll except Am. Samoa, AZ, HI, MD, MP, MT, ND, NH,SD, TX, UT, Virg. Is.
Jun 19MondayEmancipation DayState holidayTexas
Jun 20TuesdayWest Virginia DayState holidayWest Virginia
Jun 20TuesdayAmerican Eagle DayObservance
Jun 21WednesdayLailat al-QadrMuslim
Jun 21WednesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 26MondayEid al-FitrMuslim
Jul 4TuesdayIndependence DayFederal Holiday
Jul 23SundayParents’ DayObservance
Jul 24MondayPioneer DayState holidayUtah
Jul 27ThursdayNational Korean War Veterans Armistice DayObservance
Aug 1TuesdayTisha B’AvJewish holiday
Aug 1TuesdayColorado DayLocal observanceColorado
Aug 4FridayCoast Guard BirthdayObservance
Aug 7MondayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Aug 7MondayPurple Heart DayObservance
Aug 14MondayJanmashtamiHindu Holiday
Aug 14MondayVictory DayState holidayRhode Island
Aug 15TuesdayAssumption of MaryChristian
Aug 16WednesdayBennington Battle DayState holidayVermont
Aug 18FridayStatehood Day in HawaiiState holidayHawaii
Aug 19SaturdayNational Aviation DayObservance
Aug 21MondaySenior Citizens DayObservance
Aug 24ThursdayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Aug 26SaturdayWomen’s Equality DayObservance
Aug 27SundayLyndon Baines Johnson DayState holidayTexas
Sep 2SaturdayEid al-AdhaMuslim
Sep 4MondayLabor DayFederal Holiday
Sep 9SaturdayCarl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup DayObservance
Sep 9SaturdayCalifornia Admission DayLocal observanceCalifornia
Sep 10SundayNational Grandparents DayObservance
Sep 11MondayPatriot DayObservance
Sep 15FridayNational POW/MIA Recognition DayObservance
Sep 17SundayConstitution Day and Citizenship DayObservance
Sep 18MondayAir Force BirthdayObservance
Sep 18MondayConstitution Day and Citizenship Day observedObservance
Sep 20WednesdayNavaratriHindu Holiday
Sep 21ThursdayRosh HashanaState holidayTexas
Sep 21ThursdayRosh HashanaJewish holiday
Sep 22FridayMuharramMuslim
Sep 22FridaySeptember equinoxSeason
Sep 22FridayEmancipation DayLocal observanceOhio
Sep 22FridayNative Americans’ DayLocal observanceCalifornia
Sep 24SundayGold Star Mother’s DayObservance
Sep 30SaturdayYom KippurState holidayTexas
Sep 30SaturdayDussehraHindu Holiday
Sep 30SaturdayYom KippurJewish holiday
Oct 2MondayChild Health DayObservance
Oct 4WednesdayFeast of St Francis of AssisiChristian
Oct 5ThursdayFirst Day of SukkotJewish holiday
Oct 9MondayLeif Erikson DayObservance
Oct 9MondayColumbus DayFederal HolidayAll except AK, AR, CA, DE, FL, HI, MI, MN, ND, NV,OR, SD, TX, VT, WA, WI, WY
Oct 9MondayColumbus DayLocal observanceFlorida
Oct 9MondayNative Americans’ DayLocal observanceSouth Dakota
Oct 9MondayIndigenous People’s DayLocal observanceAlaska
Oct 9MondayIndigenous People’s DayLocal observanceCA*, MN*, WA*
Oct 11WednesdayLast Day of SukkotJewish holiday
Oct 12ThursdayShmini AtzeretJewish holiday
Oct 13FridaySimchat TorahJewish holiday
Oct 13FridayNavy BirthdayObservance
Oct 15SundayWhite Cane Safety DayObservance
Oct 16MondayBoss’s DayObservance
Oct 18WednesdayAlaska DayState holidayAlaska
Oct 18WednesdayDiwali/DeepavaliObservance
Oct 27FridayNevada DayState holidayNevada
Oct 31TuesdayHalloweenObservance
Nov 1WednesdayAll Saints’ DayChristian
Nov 2ThursdayAll Souls’ DayChristian
Nov 5SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
Nov 7TuesdayElection DayState holidayNew Jersey, Virginia
Nov 10FridayMarine Corps BirthdayObservance
Nov 10FridayVeterans Day (observed)Federal Holiday
Nov 11SaturdayVeterans DayFederal Holiday
Nov 23ThursdayThanksgiving DayFederal Holiday
Nov 24FridayState HolidayState holidayGeorgia
Nov 24FridayPresidents’ DayState holidayNew Mexico
Nov 24FridayLincoln’s Birthday/Lincoln’s DayState holidayIndiana, West Virginia
Nov 24FridayBlack FridayState holiday24 states
Nov 24FridayAmerican Indian Heritage DayState holidayMaryland
Nov 27MondayCyber MondayObservance
Dec 1FridayThe Prophet’s BirthdayMuslim
Dec 3SundayFirst Sunday of AdventChristian
Dec 6WednesdaySt Nicholas’ DayObservance
Dec 7ThursdayPearl Harbor Remembrance DayObservance
Dec 8FridayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian
Dec 12TuesdayFeast of Our Lady of GuadalupeObservance
Dec 13WednesdayChanukah/Hanukkah (first day)Jewish holiday
Dec 13WednesdayNational Guard BirthdayObservance
Dec 17SundayPan American Aviation DayObservance
Dec 17SundayWright Brothers DayObservance
Dec 20WednesdayLast Day of ChanukahJewish holiday
Dec 21ThursdayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24SundayChristmas EveObservance, Christian
Dec 24SundayChristmas EveState holidayKS*, LA, MI, NC, ND, OK, SC, TX, VA*, WI
Dec 25MondayChristmas DayFederal Holiday
Dec 25MondayChristmas Eve observedState holidayKS*, LA, MI, NC, ND, OK, SC, TX, VA*, WI
Dec 26TuesdayKwanzaa (until Jan 1)Observance
Dec 26TuesdayDay After Christmas DayState holidayKS, KY, NC, NH, SC, TX
Dec 31SundayNew Year’s EveState holidayLA, MI, WI
Dec 31SundayNew Year’s EveObservance