holiday schedule 2017

Know when the holidays fall

before you plan out the year.

2017 Massachusetts Holidays

Below you will find a list of the 2017 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 2 New Year's Day
(observed on Jan 2nd)
Jan 16 Martin Luther King Day Monday
Feb 20 Presidents' Day Monday
Apr 17 Patriots Day Monday
May 29 Memorial Day Monday
Jul 4 Independence Day Tuesday
Sep 4 Labor Day Monday
Oct 9 Columbus Day Monday
Nov 11 Veterans' Day Saturday
Nov 23 Thanksgiving Thursday
Dec 25 Christmas Day Monday

(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.