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California Public Holidays 2024, 2025, and 2026

This page contains all 2024, 2025, and 2026 state holidays for California. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

All federal holidays are celebrated in California, including Labor Day, New Year’s Day and Veteran’s Day. In addition, California recognizes the day after Thanksgiving as a holiday. If a holiday falls on a Saturday, it is celebrated on the day before and if it falls on a Sunday, it is celebrated the day after.

California Holidays 2024

DateDayHoliday
1 JanMonNew Year's Day
15 JanMonMartin Luther King Jr. Birthday
4 FebSunRosa Parks Day
19 FebMonPresident's Day
31 MarSunCésar Chávez Day
1 AprMonCésar Chávez Day Holiday
27 MayMonMemorial Day
4 JulThuIndependence Day
2 SepMonLabor Day
11 NovMonVeterans Day
28 NovThuThanksgiving Day
29 NovFriThanksgiving Friday
25 DecWedChristmas Day
Visit ca.gov for the original release.

California Holidays 2025

DateDayHoliday
1 JanWedNew Year's Day
20 JanMonMartin Luther King Jr. Birthday
4 FebTueRosa Parks Day
17 FebMonPresident's Day
31 MarMonCésar Chávez Day
26 MayMonMemorial Day
4 JulFriIndependence Day
1 SepMonLabor Day
11 NovTueVeterans Day
27 NovThuThanksgiving Day
28 NovFriThanksgiving Friday
25 DecThuChristmas Day
The dates in this table are an estimate. We will update this page once the official public holiday dates for 2025 are released.

California Holidays 2026

DateDayHoliday
1 JanThuNew Year's Day
19 JanMonMartin Luther King Jr. Birthday
4 FebWedRosa Parks Day
16 FebMonPresident's Day
31 MarTueCésar Chávez Day
25 MayMonMemorial Day
4 JulSatIndependence Day
7 SepMonLabor Day
11 NovWedVeterans Day
26 NovThuThanksgiving Day
27 NovFriThanksgiving Friday
25 DecFriChristmas Day
The dates in this table are an estimate. We will update this page once the official public holiday dates for 2026 are released.