Federal Holidays in Delaware in 2018

In accordance with Title 1, Chapter 5, §501, Delaware Code, as amended, the following are legal holidays in the State of Delaware.

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Delaware List of Holidays in Delaware in 2018

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Monday Mon New Year's Day Federal Holiday Federal Holiday
Monday Mon Martin Luther King Jr. Day Federal Holiday Federal Holiday
Friday Fri Good Friday Government Holiday CT, DE, HI, IN, KY, LA, NJ, NC, ND, TN
Sunday Sun Mother's Day Not A Public Holiday 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Monday Mon Memorial Day Federal Holiday Federal Holiday
Sunday Sun Father's Day Not A Public Holiday 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Wednesday Wed Independence Day Federal Holiday Federal Holiday
Monday Mon Labor Day Federal Holiday 1st Monday in September
Tuesday Tue Election Day Government Holiday DE, HI, IL, LA, MD, MI, MT, NY, PA, RI, WV
Thursday Thu Return Day Government Holiday Delaware only. Thursday after election day every 2 years
Monday Mon Veterans Day Regional Holiday Federal Holiday
Thursday Thu Thanksgiving Federal Holiday Federal Holiday
Friday Fri Day after Thanksgiving Regional Holiday Day after 4th Thursday in November
Wednesday Wed National Day of Mourning Government Holiday State funeral of George W. Bush senior
Monday Mon Christmas Eve Government Holiday For federal workers
Tuesday Tue Christmas Day Federal Holiday

Notes

  • The State of Delaware grants two floating holidays to eligible employees per calendar year.