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.

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

2022

Date Holiday
Saturday, January 1
(Observed Friday, December 31)
New Year’s Day
Monday, January 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 21 President’s Day
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day
Monday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 5 Labor Day
Monday, October 10 Columbus Day
Tuesday, November 1 General Election Day
Friday, November 11 Veterans’ Day
Thursday, November 24 Thanksgiving Day
Sunday, December 25
(Observed Monday, December 26)
Christmas Day

2023

Date Holiday
Sunday, January 1
(Observed Monday, January 2)
New Year’s Day
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 20 President’s Day
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day
Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 4 Labor Day
Monday, October 9 Columbus Day
Friday, November 10 Veterans’ Day
Thursday, November 23 Thanksgiving Day
Monday, December 25 Christmas Day