President's Day by state

Washington's Birthday is a federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February.

Despite its status as federal holiiday, states are free to name this holiday as they wish or even whether or not it is observed as a public holiday in that state.

Definitive information on how each state observes Presidents' Day is difficult to find, so the following table has been compiled. Please contact us with any corrections or extra comments to help make this list an even better resource.

Map of US States that observe Presidents' Day

Map of President\s Day by State

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

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

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