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Federal Holidays in Delaware in 2020

In accordance with Title 1, Chapter 5, §501, Delaware Code, as amended, the following are legal holidays in the State of Delaware.

List of Holidays in Delaware in 2020

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Wednesday Jan 01 New Year’s Day Federal Holiday
Monday Jan 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Federal Holiday 3rd Monday in January
Friday Apr 10 Good Friday Government Holiday 11 states
Sunday May 10 Mother’s Day Not A Public Holiday 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Monday May 25 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Last Monday in May
Sunday Jun 21 Father’s Day Not A Public Holiday 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Friday Jul 03 Independence Day (in lieu) Federal Holiday
Friday Jul 03 Independence Day Holiday (in lieu) Regional Holiday
Saturday Jul 04 Independence Day Federal Holiday
Monday Sep 07 Labor Day Federal Holiday 1st Monday in September
Tuesday Nov 03 Election Day Government Holiday several states
Thursday Nov 05 Return Day Government Holiday Delaware. Thursday after election day
Wednesday Nov 11 Veterans Day Federal Holiday
Thursday Nov 26 Thanksgiving Federal Holiday 4th Thursday in November
Friday Nov 27 Day after Thanksgiving Regional Holiday Day after 4th Thursday in November
Thursday Dec 24 Christmas Eve Federal Holiday
Friday Dec 25 Christmas Day Federal Holiday

Notes

  • The State of Delaware grants two floating holidays to eligible employees per calendar year.

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  • 2020 Holidays

    In accordance with Title 1, Chapter 5, §501, Delaware Code, as amended, the following are legal holidays in the State of Delaware for Calendar Year 2020.

    Holiday Date
    New Years Day January 1
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 20
    Good Friday April 10
    Memorial Day May 25
    Independence Day July 3 *
    Labor Day September 7
    Election Day November 3
    Return Day (after 12:00 noon Sussex County) November 5
    Veterans Day November 11
    Thanksgiving Day November 26
    Day After Thanksgiving November 27
    Christmas Day December 25

    * The observed date may be different for employees in 24/7 operations/facilities.

    The State of Delaware grants two floating holidays to eligible employees per calendar year.
    Please refer to Floating Holiday Policy.

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