Public Holidays in Texas in 2016

Texas When is the next Federal or State Holiday in Texas?

President's Day
President's Day

18 February 2019 This Regional holiday is Tomorrow. The original version of the holiday was in commemoration of George Washington's birthda...

Texas Independence Day
Texas Independence Day

2 March 2019 This Regional holiday is in 13 days. Marks the adoption of the Texas Declaration of Independence on 2 March 1836

Cesar Chavez Day
Cesar Chavez Day

31 March 2019 This Regional holiday is in 42 days. Honors Cesar Chavez, an American labor leader and civil rights activist who co-founded ...

Federal and State Holidays in texas, USA Federal and State Holidays of Texas, USA in 2016

Friday January 01 New Years Day
Monday January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day 3rd Monday in January
Tuesday January 19 Confederate Heroes' Day Texas only.
Monday February 15 Presidents' Day 3rd Monday in February. Not all states
Wednesday March 02 Texas Independence Day Texas only. Always celebrated on 2 March
Thursday April 21 San Jacinto Day Texas. Always celebrated on 21 April
Sunday May 08 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Monday May 30 Memorial Day Last Monday in May
Sunday June 19 Emancipation Day Texas only. Juneteenth
Sunday June 19 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Monday July 04 Independence Day
Saturday August 27 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day Texas only. Always celebrated on 27 August
Monday September 05 Labor Day 1st Monday in September
Friday November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday November 24 Thanksgiving 4th Thursday in November
Friday November 25 Day after Thanksgiving Day after 4th Thursday in November
Saturday December 24 Christmas Eve KS, KY, MI, ND, OK, SC, TX, VA, WI
Monday December 26 Day after Christmas Kansas, New Hampshire, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia.
Monday December 26 Christmas Day (in lieu)


National Holiday Regional Holiday Not a Public Holiday Government/Public Sector


  • If a federal holiday falls on a Saturday, the preceding Friday is a holiday; if a holiday falls on a Sunday the following Monday is a holiday.
  • State holidays are holidays for the government and public sector in that state and many, but not all, private businesses will give employees the day off

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