holiday schedule 2017

Know when the holidays fall

before you plan out the year.

2018 Massachusetts Holidays

Below you will find a list of the 2018 Massachusetts state holidays. The Bay State has many different holidays, beyond the Federal Holidays, so check below to see when the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will be off.

Jan 1 New Year's Day Monday
Jan 15 Martin Luther King Day Monday
Feb 19 Presidents' Day Monday
Apr 16 Patriots Day Monday
May 28 Memorial Day Monday
Jun 18 Bunker Hill Day
(observed)
Monday
Jul 4 Independence Day Wednesday
Sep 3 Labor Day Monday
Oct 8 Columbus Day Monday
Nov 12 Veterans' Day
(observed)
Monday
Nov 22 Thanksgiving Thursday
Nov 23 Thanksgiving Friday Friday
Dec 25 Christmas Day Tuesday

(1) Liquor Stores must be closed for Memorial, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Days.

(2) Many companies operate all day on these holidays, pending obtaining a local permit.

(3) All holidays falling on Sunday must be observed on Monday, under state law. Saturday holidays are observed on Saturday.