Court Holidays

2013 Holidays

  • New Year’s Day - Monday, January 1, 2013*
  • Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.- Monday, January 21, 2013**
  • Washington’s Birthday - Monday, February 18th
  • Memorial Day - Monday, May 27th
  • Independence Day - Thursday, July 4th
  • Labor Day - Monday, September 2nd
  • Columbus Day - Monday, October 14th
  • Veterans Day -Monday, November 11th
  • Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 28th
  • Christmas Day - Wednesday, December 25th
  • New Years’s Day- Wednesday, January 1, 2014
* This year, the Inauguration Day holiday falls on Monday, January 21, 2013, which is also the
legal public holiday for the Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. (See 5 U.S.C. 6103(c).) For
Federal employees who work in the District of Columbia, Montgomery or Prince George's
Counties in Maryland, Arlington or Fairfax Counties in Virginia, or the cities of Alexandria or
Fairfax in Virginia, Inauguration Day is observed concurrently with the Martin Luther King, Jr.,
holiday. Federal employees in these areas are not entitled to an in-lieu-of holiday for Inauguration