Which states observe President's Day?

USA Public Holidays Which states observe the Federal Holiday of President's Day

President's Day is a federal holiday in most U.S. states on the third Monday in February

This U.S. public holiday is observed on the Third Monday in February. This year it falls on Monday 20th February 2017.

Though President's Day is one of the 10 US legal federal holidays, it is not a public holiday in all states. Many states may also have a different official name for the holiday.. There will be no postal service and while some banks may close, most businesses remain open.

The following is a list of how each state observes President's Day. Please contact us with any corrections or extra comments to help make this list an even better resource.

List of US states and the observance of President's Day in 2017

State Observes
President's Day?
Alabama Alabama George Washington/Thomas Jefferson Birthday  
Alaska Alaska President’s Day  
Arizona Arizona Lincoln/Washington/Presidents’ Day  
Arkansas Arkansas George Washington’s Birthday and Daisy Gatson Bates Day  
California California President’s Day  
Colorado Colorado President’s Day  
Connecticut Connecticut Washington’s Birthday  
Delaware Delaware No holiday observed  
District of Columbia District of Columbia Washington's Birthday  
Florida Florida No holiday observed  
Georgia Georgia Washington’s Birthday Observed on 24 Decemebr
Hawaii Hawaii President’s Day  
Idaho Idaho President’s Day  
Illinois Illinois Washington’s Birthday (President’s Day)  
Indiana Indiana Washington’s Birthday May be observed on Christmas Eve, Day after Christmas or Day after Thanksgiving
Iowa Iowa No holiday observed  
Kansas Kansas No holiday observed  
Kentucky Kentucky No holiday observed  
Louisiana Louisiana No holiday observed  
Maine Maine Washington’s Birthday/President’s Day  
Maryland Maryland President’s Day  
Massachusetts Massachusetts Washington’s Birthday  
Michigan Michigan President’s Day  
Minnesota Minnesota President’s Day  
Mississippi Mississippi George Washington’s Birthday  
Missouri Missouri Washington’s Birthday  
Montana Montana Lincoln’s and Washington’s Birthday  
Nebraska Nebraska President’s Day  
Nevada Nevada President’s Day  
New Hampshire New Hampshire Washington’s Birthday  
New Jersey New Jersey President’s Day  
New Mexico New Mexico President’s Day Observed day after Thanksgiving
New York New York Washington’s Birthday  
North Carolina North Carolina No holiday observed  
North Dakota North Dakota President’s Day  
Ohio Ohio President’s Day  
Oklahoma Oklahoma President’s Day  
Oregon Oregon President’s Day  
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania President’s Day  
Rhode Island Rhode Island No holiday observed  
South Carolina South Carolina George Washington’s Birthday / President’s Day  
South Dakota South Dakota President’s Day  
Tennessee Tennessee President’s Day  
Texas Texas President’s Day  
Utah Utah Washington and Lincoln Day  
Vermont Vermont President’s Day  
Virginia Virginia George Washington Day  
Washington Washington President’s Day  
West Virginia West Virginia President’s Day  
Wisconsin Wisconsin No holiday observed  
Wyoming Wyoming President’s Day  

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