Official City Holidays

Date Observed Holiday
Monday, January 2, 2023* New Year's Day Observed
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King Jr Day
Monday, February 20 Presidents' Day
Friday, April 7 Good Friday
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day 
Monday, June 19 Juneteenth
Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 4 Labor Day
Monday, October 9 Indigenous Peoples' Day
(formerly Columbus Day)
Friday, November 10* Veterans Day Observed
Thursday, November 23 Thanksgiving Day
Monday, 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 City Union of Baltimore (CUB), Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), 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.