Montana State Holidays

The following is a list of legal holidays and the dates most state offices will observe them. If a holiday falls on Sunday, the Monday following is the observed holiday.  If the holiday falls on Saturday, the preceding Friday is the observed holiday.  State primary election days are not legal state holidays.  For more information regarding the administration of state employees’ holiday benefits, see policy number 03-0325 of the Montana Operations Manual and sections 1-1-216 and 2-18-603, MCA.

2019

Date Holiday
Tuesday, January 1 New Year’s Day
Monday, January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 18 President’s Day
Monday, May, 27 Memorial Day
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 2 Labor Day
Monday, October 14 Columbus Day
Monday, November 11 Veterans’ Day
Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Day
Wednesday, December 25 Christmas Day

2020

Date Holiday
Wednesday, January 1 New Year’s Day
Monday, January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 17 President’s Day
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day
Saturday, July 4
Observed Friday, July 3
Independence Day
Monday, September 7 Labor Day
Monday, October 12 Columbus Day
Tuesday, November 3 General Election Day
Wednesday, November 11 Veterans’ Day
Thursday, November 26 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, December 25 Christmas Day

2021

Date Holiday
Friday, January 1 New Year’s Day
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 15 President’s Day
Monday, May 31 Memorial Day
Sunday, July 4
(Observed Monday, July 5)
Independence Day
Monday, September 6 Labor Day
Monday, October 11 Columbus Day
Thursday, November 11 Veterans’ Day
Thursday, November 25 Thanksgiving Day
Saturday, December 25
(Observed Friday, December 24)
Christmas Day