State Closures

Scheduled holidays & closings for Secretary of State offices nationwide are reflected below.

Please note: These dates are subject to change.

Last updated: 03/10/2023

January 2023

Monday, January 2 – New Year’s Day (Observed)

Closed: All states except TX

Monday, January 16 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day

All States Closed

Tuesday, January 17 – Inauguration Day

Closed: PA

February 2023

Monday, February 13 – Lincoln’s Birthday

Closed: CT, IL, MO

Tuesday, February 21 – Mardi Gras

Closed: AL (Baldwin and Mobile counties only), LA

Monday, February 20 – Presidents’ Day 

Closed: All states except DE, FL, GA, IA, IN, KS, KY, LA, NC, ND, NM, RI, WI

March 2023

Tuesday, March 7 – Town Meeting Day

Closed: VT

Monday, March 27 – Prince Kūhiō Day (Observed)

Closed: HI

Monday, March 27 – Seward’s Day

Closed: AK

Friday, March 31 – Cesar Chavez Day

Closed: CA

April 2023

Friday, April 7 – Good Friday

Closed: CT, DE, GA, HI, IN, LA, NJ, NC, ND, SD, TN, TX; 

Note: NM closes at Noon, KY closes at 12:30 ET

Monday, April 17 – Emancipation Day

Closed: District of Columbia (D.C.)

Monday, April 17 – Patriot’s Day

Closed: ME, MA

Friday, April 28 – Arbor Day

Closed: NE

May 2023

Monday, May 8 – Truman Day (Observed)

Closed: MO

Monday, May 29 – Memorial Day

All States Closed

June 2023

Monday, June 6 – Jefferson Davis’ Birthday

Closed: AL

Monday, June 12 – Kamehameha Day

Closed: HI

Monday, June 19 – Juneteenth

Closed: AL, CO, DC, DE, GA, ID, IL, LA MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NE, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, SD, UT, VA, WA, WV

Tuesday, June 20 – West Virginia Day

Closed: WV

July 2023

Tuesday, July 4 – Independence Day

All States Closed

Monday, July 24 – Pioneer Day

Closed: UT

August 2023

Monday, August 14 – Victory Day

Closed: RI

Wednesday, August 16 – Bennington Battle Day

Closed: VT

Friday, August 18 – Statehood Day

Closed: HI

September 2023

Monday, September 4 – Labor Day

All States Closed

October 2023

Monday, October 10 – Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Closed: AL, AZ, CT, DC, GA, ID, IL, IN, MA, ME, MD, MO, MT, NE, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, RI, SD, UT, VA, WV

Wednesday, October 18 – Alaska Day

Closed: AK

Friday, October 27 – Nevada Day

Closed: NV

November 2023

Tuesday, November 7 – General Election Day

Closed: DE, HI, IL, IN, LA, MD, ME, MI, MT, NJ, RI, VA, WV

Friday, November 11 – Veterans Day (Observed)

Closed: All states except WI

Wednesday, November 22 – Thanksgiving Holiday

Closed: FL, VA (closing at Noon ET) 

Thursday, November 23 – Thanksgiving Day

All States Closed

Friday, November 24 – Native American Heritage Day

Closed: AR, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MN, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NE, NH, NC, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WV, WY

December 2023

Friday, December 22 – Christmas Holiday

Closed: AR, FL, GA, KY, IA, IN, LA, ME, MI, MS, NC, SC, TN, TX, VA

Monday, December 25 – Christmas Day

All States Closed

Tuesday, December 26 – Christmas Holiday

Closed: NC, OK, RI, SC

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