Holiday Schedule

 

2018 Federal and Commonwealth Holidays


The following legal public holidays will be observed by the United States District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands in calendar year 2018.

 


New Year's Day
Monday
January 1, 2018

Birthday of
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday
January 15, 2018

Washington's Birthday
Monday
February 19, 2018 *

 

Commonwealth
Covenant Day

Friday
March 23, 2018 **

Memorial Day
Monday
May 28, 2018

Independence Day
Wednesday
July 4, 2018

 

Labor Day
Monday
September 3, 2018

Columbus Day
Monday
October 8, 2018

Veterans Day
Monday
November 12, 2018 ***

 

Thanksgiving Day
Thursday
November 22, 2018

Christmas Day
Tuesday
December 25, 2018


* This holiday is designated as "Washington's Birthday" in section 6103(a) of title 5 of the United States Code, which is the law that specifies holidays for Federal employees. Though other institutions such as state and local governments and private businesses may use other names, it is our policy to always refer to holidays by the names designated in the law.

** U.S. District Court, District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands declares March 23, 2018 as a holiday in observance of Commonwealth Covenant Day. See General Order No. 18-00001.

*** November 11, 2018 (the legal public holiday for Veterans Day), falls on a Sunday. For most Federal employees, Monday, November 12, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes. (See section 3(a) of Executive order 11582, February 11, 1971.)