Federal Holidays in California in 2017

California 2017

California List of Holidays in California in 2017

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Monday New Year's Day (in lieu) Federal Holiday
Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day Federal Holiday 3rd Monday in January
Monday President's Day Regional Holiday 3rd Monday in February
Friday Cesar Chavez Day Government Holiday State holiday in California
Sunday Mother's Day Not A Public Holiday 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Monday Memorial Day Federal Holiday Last Monday in May
Sunday Father's Day Not A Public Holiday 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Tuesday Independence Day Federal Holiday
Monday Labor Day Federal Holiday 1st Monday in September
Friday Veterans Day Regional Holiday
Thursday Thanksgiving Federal Holiday Fourth Thursday in November
Friday Day after Thanksgiving Regional Holiday Day after 4th Thursday in November
Monday Christmas Day Federal Holiday


  • For Veteran's Day, the preceding Friday shall be observed as the holiday on years when November 11 falls on a Saturday.
  • When a holiday falls on a Saturday, employees shall receive holiday credit.
  • When a holiday falls on a Sunday, the holiday is observed on the following Monday.