Veterans Day 2021 - Federal Holidays
Veterans Day is one of ten federal holidays recognized nationwide by the United States Government. All non-essential federal government offices are closed on Veterans Day, and all federal employees are paid even if they receive the day off. Many private-sector employees will also receive paid time off or special holiday pay on Veterans Day.
Veterans day is a remembrance of all U.S. military veterans – past and present. It is celebrated every November 11th, and has been a federal holiday since 1926.
When is the next Veterans Day?Veterans Day is 147 days away. (21 weeks away or 4.9 months away)
Veterans Day will next be observed on Thursday, November 11th, 2021.
Veterans Day Dates
|Year||Veterans Day Recognition Date|
|2020||Wednesday, November 11th|
|2021||Thursday, November 11th|
|2022||Friday, November 11th|
|2023||Friday, November 10th *|
|2024||Monday, November 11th|
|2025||Tuesday, November 11th|
|2026||Wednesday, November 11th|
* Because most Federal Employees work on a Monday to Friday schedule, when a holidays falls on a weekend the holiday is observed on the closest regular workday. The holiday is observed on Friday if the holiday falls on Saturday and Monday if the holiday falls on Sunday (5 U.S.C. 6103 (b)(2)).
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