holiday schedule 2016

Know when the holidays fall

before you plan out the year.

2016 Illinois Holidays

Below you will find a list of the 2016 Illinois state holidays. The Prairie State celebrates many of the federal holidays and also pays special tribute to Lincoln by observing his birthday. In the years there is an election Illinois also will celebrate General Election Day.

Jan 1 New Year's Day Friday
Jan 18 Martin Luther King Day Monday
Feb 12 Lincoln's Birthday Friday
Feb 15 Presidents' Day Monday
May 30 Memorial Day Monday
Jul 4 Independence Day
Sep 5 Labor Day Monday
Oct 10 Columbus Day Monday
Nov 11 Veterans' Day Friday
Nov 24 Thanksgiving Thursday
Dec 26 Christmas Day
(observed on the 26th)