Official City Holidays

Date Observed Holiday
Monday, January 1 New Year's Day
Monday, January 15 Martin Luther King Jr Day
Monday, February 19 Presidents' Day
Friday, March 29 Good Friday
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day 
Wednesday, June 19 Juneteenth
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 2 Labor Day
Monday, October 14 Indigenous Peoples' Day
(formerly Columbus Day)
Tuesday, November 5 Presidential Election
Monday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Day
Wednesday, December 25 Christmas Day

Modified Observance

* A holiday that falls on Saturday will be observed the preceding Friday; a holiday that falls on a Sunday will be observed the following Monday.

NOTE: Employees represented by the Baltimore Fire Officers, IAFF, Local 964, and Baltimore Firefighters, IAFF, Local 734, should refer to the respective Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for additional guidance.  


Unless changed by the Board of Directors, the Municipal Employees Credit Union (MECU) will observe the City holidays.