Federal Holidays

We provide a list of United States Federal holidays for 2022 for employees. The federal holidays are authorized holidays which have been recognized by the US government. These public holidays were established by Federal law (5 U.S.C. 6103). Need to know when it's the next holiday? We have the answer for you.

2022 Federal Holidays

Holiday

Date

Day

New Year's Day

December 31

Friday

Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 17

Monday

Washington’s Birthday

February 21

Monday

Memorial Day

May 30

Monday

Juneteenth

June 20*

Monday

Independence Day

July 4

Monday

Labor Day

September 5

Monday

Columbus Day

October 10

Monday

Veterans Day

November 11

Friday

Thanksgiving Day

November 24

Thursday

Christmas Day

December 26*

Monday

**If a holiday falls on a Saturday, for most Federal employees, the preceding Friday will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes.


** Popularly known as Presidents' Day

For the original release visit the US Office of Personnel Management

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